Naira continues gain, closes at 505/dollar

The naira recorded further gain against the United States dollar on the parallel market on Wednesday, reversing part of the loss it More...

Yes, I gave N500,000 to Justice Ademola, but not at President Buhari’s behest—Awodehin (SAN)

Lagos lawyer and one of the lead counsel to President Muhammadu Buhari in the suit challenging his qualification to seek election More...

Buhari calls Kano Governor during prayer session, says he’s getting better

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday declared that his health was indeed improving. He spoke on his health in a phone call to the More...

Court freezes Stella Oduah’s accounts in 21 banks

A Lagos Federal High Court has restrained Stella Oduah and Sea Petroleum and Gas Company Ltd., from making any withdrawal from its More...

Corruption: FG closes case with how Buhari’s lawyer gave Justice Ademola N.5m ‘gift’

We have no case to answer—Justice Ademola, others The Federal Government on Tuesday closed its case in the on-going trial of More...

PDP Leadership Crisis: Jonathan backpedals, says he hasn’t endorsed Sheriff as national chair

Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday denied endorsing Senator Ali Modu Sheriff  as the national chairman of the Peoples More...

We need robust security around our judges, temple of justice–Ekiti CJ

Begs Ekiti CP to put judiciary’s protection on priority list Ekiti State Chief Judge, Justice Ayodeji Daramola on Tuesday pleaded More...

El-Rufai reshuffles cabinet

Governor El-Rufai of Kaduna has reshuffled the state’s cabinet. The governor’s Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Samuel More...

Yes, I gave N500,000 to Justice Ademola, but not at President Buhari’s behest—Awodehin (SAN)

Lagos lawyer and one of the lead counsel to President Muhammadu Buhari in the suit challenging his qualification to seek election to the Office of the President, Mr. Kola Awodein More...

Court freezes Stella Oduah’s accounts in 21 banks

A Lagos Federal High Court has restrained Stella Oduah and Sea Petroleum and Gas Company Ltd., from making any withdrawal from its account and those of three other companies More...

Corruption: FG closes case with how Buhari’s lawyer gave Justice Ademola N.5m ‘gift’

We have no case to answer—Justice Ademola, others The Federal Government on Tuesday closed its case in the on-going trial of suspended judge of the Federal high court, More...

Bar and Bench Watch ICON: JUSTICE MAHMUD MOHAMMED, GCON

For serving on the bench for 32 straight years without scandal; for his humility, transparency, hard-work, courage and candour on issues; for his powerful reasoning in countless More...

Bar and Bench Watch ICON: MIKE ABU AGBEDOR OZEKHOME, SAN

For wrestling poverty to submission with uncommon determination and zealous hard-work; for being in the trenches at the risk of his dear life during fight against military rule More...

Yes, I gave N500,000 to Justice Ademola, but not at President Buhari’s behest—Awodehin (SAN)

Lagos lawyer and one of the lead counsel to President Muhammadu Buhari in the suit challenging his qualification to seek More...

Corruption: FG closes case with how Buhari’s lawyer gave Justice Ademola N.5m ‘gift’

We have no case to answer—Justice Ademola, others The Federal Government on Tuesday closed its case in the More...

Buhari calls Kano Governor during prayer session, says he’s getting better

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday declared that his health was indeed improving. He spoke on his...

APC prays for PDP over its leadership crisis

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has prayed that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, resolve its leadership...

PDP Leadership Crisis: Jonathan backpedals, says he hasn’t endorsed Sheriff as national chair

Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday denied endorsing Senator Ali Modu Sheriff  as the national chairman...

240 Boko Haram suspects including 29 children died in Giwa Barracks— Amnesty Int’l

Amnesty International has again accused the military of human rights abuses, this time of arbitrarily detaining More...

Gunmen kidnap two Germans in Kaduna

Police say gunmen have kidnapped two Germans from a village in northern Nigeria. Assistant Superintendent of Police Aliyu Usman with the..

Boko Haram recruited 2,000 children in 2016 – UNICEF

The terrorist Boko Haram group recruited about 2,000 children in 2016 and used them as child soldiers, the UN Children’s Fund,..

240 Boko Haram suspects including 29 children died in Giwa Barracks— Amnesty Int’l

Amnesty International has again accused the military of human rights abuses, this time of arbitrarily detaining More...

Gunmen kidnap two Germans in Kaduna

Police say gunmen have kidnapped two Germans from a village in northern Nigeria. Assistant Superintendent of Police Aliyu Usman with the..

APC prays for PDP over its leadership crisis

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has prayed that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, resolve its leadership crisis soon to enable it..

ASUU and the fight against corruption in varsities

Our people say that an itch of the buttocks never really subsides unless it attracts public opprobrium. I am an unrepentant..

Allegations: NJC’s non-publication policy meant to avoid media trial—Omijie-Omolemen

The National Judicial Council (NJC) recently adopted a policy that seem to be an infringement on the right of the media..

President Buhari departs Abuja to UK on a 10-day vacation

Photo by Bayo Omoboriowo, State House..