Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Tag "Justice"

    2019: Some politicians who pretend to love Nigeria want to destroy it, says Okogie

2019: Some politicians who pretend to love Nigeria want to destroy it, says Okogie

Anthony Okogie, archbishop emeritus of the Catholic archdiocese of Lagos, has warned against plans to destabilise Nigeria ahead of the 2019 elections.Okogie asked Nigerians to beware of politicians that “pretend to love Nigeria, but are actually plotting her descent into bloody disintegration".He wondered why some perpetrators of violence continue to go scot-free and also expressed concern over the increasing illegal [...]

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    Obono-Obla: Most of the buildings in Abuja are owned by directors in public service

Obono-Obla: Most of the buildings in Abuja are owned by directors in public service

Okoi Obono-Obla, senior special assistant to the president on prosecution, says most properties in Abuja are owned by public officials.Speaking in Abuja during the launch of DoroCorruption, an anti-corruption mobile app, Obono-Obla said lack of adequate information from the public was stalling efforts by the government to recover such assets.“My panel will investigate assets of public officers, but have you [...]

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    IGP: My heart troubled over security challenges

IGP: My heart troubled over security challenges

Ibrahim Idris, inspector-general of police (IGP), says he is troubled by the security challenges confronting the country.He said this and his experience as a police officer inspired him to write a book titled ‘Security and justice: The pathway for peace and reconciliation in Nigeria’.Idris said this on Thursday while addressing journalists after the public presentation of the book in Lagos.He [...]

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    I won’t thank those who wished me well, says Keyamo after getting SAN title

I won’t thank those who wished me well, says Keyamo after getting SAN title

Festus Keyamo, Lagos lawyer and human rights activist, says he will not thank those who wished him well on his “long and tortuous" journey to becoming a senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN).Speaking after he was conferred with the prestigious title, the lawyer said he would rather thank those who did not wish him well, because they pushed him to his [...]

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    You must remain fearless, CJN tells judges

You must remain fearless, CJN tells judges

Walter Onnoghen, chief justice of Nigeria (CJN), has asked judges in the country to remain fearless. Onnoghen said this in Abuja on Saturday while swearing in Abdu Kafarati, acting chief judge of the federal high court. Kafarati replaced Ibrahim Auta who retired from service in September. The CJN said the duties of the judges required them to stay above board, adding that the [...]

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    Biafra killings: Amnesty asks Obiano to ensure justice is served

Biafra killings: Amnesty asks Obiano to ensure justice is served

Amnesty International (AI) has asked Willie Obiano, Anambra state governor, to ensure the perpetrators of the alleged killing of pro-Biafra protesters in 2016 are brought to book.AI made this known in a statement issued by Isa Sanusi, its media manager.The group had accused the military of "extrajudicially executing" 150 members of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) who took to the [...]

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    Who killed Aisha Falode’s son?

Who killed Aisha Falode’s son?

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