• CJN

    EFCC, Badeh And The Burden Of Proof

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    No doubt, since 1999 when former President Olusegun Obasanjo established the two anti-graft agencies in the country, the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), impunity in government has been reduced. The development, to an extent, has brought sanity and due process to government activities….

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  • peter-odili

    Controversy Trails EFCC’s Appeal Against Odili

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    Controversy is now trailing the whereabouts of the appeal filed before the Court of Appeal in Port Harcourt by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) against the perpetual injunction granted to former Rivers State governor Peter Odili by a federal high court in 2007. Justice Ibrahim Buba of the federal high court in Port…

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  • Court

    Court Fixes Sept 25 For Etisalat’s Suit Against NCC, MTN

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    Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court in Lagos will on September 25, hear a suit filed by mobile telecommunications service provider, Etisalat against the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) over alleged undue advantage given to one of its competitor, Mobile Telephone Network (MTN). Justice Idris also struck out an application by MTN challenging the…

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  • Law - Court

    Cynthia: Judge Threatens To Revoke Defendant’s Bail

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    Justice Olabisi Akinlade of the Lagos State High Court sitting in Igbosere has threatened to send back to prison one of the four men accused of the murder of Cynthia Osokogwu, a postgraduate student of Nasarawa State University, for deliberately stalling the case. Justice Akinlade made the threat yesterday after the fourth defendant, Nonso Ezike…

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  • Card Reader Issues Trail Exercise In Lagos

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    It was a mixture of the good, the bad and the ugly in the south west as Nigerians went to the poll yesterday.. While in some polling units, electoral officers were at their duty post as early as 8am with all the necessary materials, others did not get to their polling units till 12 noon…

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