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Oyo state governor, Seyi Makinde, on Friday, 29th of may, 2020 flagged off the construction of four bus interchange/terminal projects, aimed at sanitizing the transportation sector in the State. The four bus terminals, which is to be sited at Iwo Road, Ife Road, Challenge and Ojoo, are scheduled to be completed in 12 months. While […]

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Mixed views, assay-marked President Muhammadu Buhari’s Executive Order granting financial autonomy to the legislature and judiciary at the state level. On Friday, 29th, 2020,President Buhari signed the Executive Order into law. As some lawyers and politicians hailed the move, others said the effort is too little to address the humongous challenges facing the country Indeed, […]

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The Committee of Chairmen and Secretaries of Branches of Nigerian Bar Association, Anambra State have made it known to all Chairmen of Electoral Committees of the Branches of the NBA In Anambra to adhere strictly to the Uniform Bye-Law of the NBA. The call was made on Thursday by the committee in a letter signed […]

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Regular travellers in the country heaved a sigh of relief with the recent judgement of the Federal High Court, Abuja curtailing the powers of the Nigeria Customs Services (NCS) to collect duties on personal effects. It was in response to the arbitrariness with which customs operatives at the airports treated incoming passengers with personal luggage. […]

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Abba Kyari was buried on April 18, 2020 following controversy about his. As it is the an Islamic custom to bury their dead before 24 hours of the demise, he had to be buried on the 18th of April in Abuja but top government officials including Garba Shehu (Presidential spokesperson), Babagana Monguno (National Security Adviser), […]

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A Video captured by bystanders at the scene of the arrest of George Floyd shows an officer with his knee pressed against the neck of the 46-year-old, who was handcuffed on the pavement, complaining that his body hurt and he couldn’t breathe. Two officers handled the man on the ground while another stood nearby with […]

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Recently, Obasa has been alleged with financial mismanagement and embezzlement of Lagos state government funds. It was first discovered that Obasa awarded contracts to himself using different companies owned by him and publications were released on how he got the Assembly to approve N258m for printing of invitation cards for the inauguration of lawmakers two […]

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Some weeks back, a group of Nigerian lawyers sued the Chinese government for the adverse effects of the covid 19 outbreak on the country and its citizens. Recent reports said that the lawyers demanded $200 billion in damages for the “loss of lives, economic strangulation, trauma, hardship, social disorientation, mental torture and disruption of the […]

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Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has warned that parents who enroll their children into the Almajiri education system stand the risk of prosecution and up to two years jail term. The governor made this known in Kaduna on Monday when he visited some 200 Almajiri children repatriated from Nasarawa State and undergoing rehabilitation and […]

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Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, has called on the operatives of the Department of Security Services to release Mr Gabriel Emperor Ogbonna, a legal practitioner and human rights activist, in line with a bail granted to him by Federal High Court, Umuahia. Ogbonna was arrested by a joint team of DSS and police […]

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