Tag archive for ‘Extradition’
By Bar and Bench On Friday, October 6th, 2017

Extradition: FG hires Ngige (SAN) to tackle Kashamu at Appeal Court

The Federal Government has hired a prominent Lagos lawyer and member of the inner bar, Chief Emeka Ngige (SAN) to lead its legal team to tackle lawmaker representing Ogun State at the upper chamber of the National More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

AGF to Diezani: We don’t need you in Nigeria until UK is done with your probe

Says requesting Diezani’s extradition ‘ll bungle on-going probe of the minister by UK In less than 48 hours after a former Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke indicated her willingness to come back More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, August 11th, 2017

Group wants suspected drug baron linked to Ozubulu killings extradited, face trial

A pressure group operating as Civil Rights Realisation and Advancement Network (CRRAN) on Thursday requested the Federal Government to push for extradition of an alleged drug baron linked to Sunday’s massacre More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, June 1st, 2017

Extradition: Kashamu drops plan to jail AGF, NDLEA boss

Says they have vowed not to take any action against him until after resolution of all cases in court As court strikes out contempt charge  By Toyin Akinfolajimi A Federal high court sitting in Abuja on Wednesday More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

Senate halts NDLEA from extraditing Kashamu to US

Rejects own panel report on southern Kaduna crisis The upper chamber of the National Assembly on Tuesday halted the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) and other security agencies from extraditing its More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Why Kashamu cant be extradited–SANs

Three Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SANs), Lateef Fagbemi, Alex Izinyon and Akin Olujimi, on Tuesday said that Senator Buruji Kashamu could not be extradited to the United States on the strength of a ruling recently More...