Tag archive for ‘Trial’
By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Judges’ conference stalls trial of Nnamdi Kanu, others

As Abaribe demands N10m compensation from Nigerian Army Trial of the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, could not proceed on Monday following absence of the trial judge, More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

FG’s capacity to prosecute 1, 670 Boko Haram suspects doubtful—Lawyers

Prominent lawyers in the country including former National Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Mazi Afam Osigwe, on Monday said the capacity of the Federal Government through the office of the Attorney More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, September 25th, 2017

 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 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...