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By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018
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Prison Reforms: FG frees 810 inmates in Kaduna, Kano prisons

The Federal Ministry of Justice has released a total of 810 inmates from two prison formations in the country. The affected prison formations are located in Kano and Kaduna states. The Attorney General of the Federation More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, January 10th, 2018
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Senate queries Malami over plot to stop probe of Maina’s reinstatement

The Senate is not happy with the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN) over his plot to stop the probe by the two chambers of the National Assembly into how More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, November 3rd, 2017
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Why Buhari must sack leadership of EFCC, DSS and AGF Malami—HURIWA

A pro-democracy group operating as Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to rejig his anti-corruption team for greater efficiency. A statement by the National More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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Malami gets FG’s mandate to recover $321m Abacha loot from Switzerland

The Federal Government on Wednesday mandated the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Mr  Abubakar Malami (SAN) to sign an agreement between Nigeria and Switzerland for the repatriation More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
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VP Osinbajo, AGF Malami, others set to discuss challenges of criminal litigation in Nigeria

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo and the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami are expected at a historic symposium on speeding up criminal litigation in Nigeria at Sheraton Hotel, Abuja today. It is More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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Senate indicts AGF Malami, wants Buhari to sack him

Senators on Tuesday indicted the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), for being the mastermind of the clandestine return to the country and subsequent placement at More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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Buhari must not spare AGF Malami, Dambazzau—APC

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday asked President Muhammadu Buhari not to spare anyone found to have been involved in facilitating reinstatement into service of fugitive Assistant Director in More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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 2,540 Boko Haram suspects to face trial from Oct 9—FG

The Federal Government on Sunday disclosed that it would commence the trial of about 2,540 Boko Haram suspects detained in military detention facilities across the country from next month. In a statement issued More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, September 16th, 2017
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IPOB: AGF talks tough, says anybody that threatens Nigeria’s unity ‘ll be treated as criminal

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, on Friday talked tough about activities of some groups in the country constituting threat to national unity, warning that anyone More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
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Graft Fight: AGF scores EFCC, ICPC low

In another critique of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), among other law enforcement agencies, The Attorney More...