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I’m ready for EFCC, …….Toyin Saraki

Toyin Saraki, the wife of the senate president, says she is ready to assist the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in “any lawful enquiries” that they have. In a statement issued on Wednesday evening […]

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SANs, lawyers disagree on swearing-in of Wike by Bayelsa CJ……CJN, not AGF, directed me on Wike’s inauguration —Bayelsa CJ

REACTIONS have continued to trail the assignment given to the Chief Judge of Bayelsa State, Justice Kate Abiri, to swear in the governor-elect of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, on May 29. While some agreed that […]

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Attorney-General of the Federation Lacks Power to Direct Bayelsa State Chief Judge To “Swear In” Rivers State Governor-Elect, by Jiti Ogunye

On May 19, 2015, the Learned Attorney-General of the Federation, Muhammed Adoke (SAN) reportedly assigned (appointed, nominated or directed) the Chief Judge of Bayelsa State to administer the Oath of Office and the Oath of […]

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Mr. President’s denial of assent for fourth altercation act and the National Assembly: A perspective By Afe Babalola

“Flouting the order of the Supreme Court is not only contemptuous but punishable with imprisonment”. Some days ago, a full panel of the Supreme Court, gave an order directing the parties, in a suit instituted […]

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Nigeria’s Attorney General Adoke Withdraws Anti-PVC Affidavits, Claims They Were Filed Without His Knowledge

The  Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Bello Adoke, has claimed ignorance of his own affidavit to scuttle the use of Permanent Voter Cards (PVC) in Nigeria’s elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission […]