Evans Faces Fresh Trial Friday

[Daily Trust] A Lagos High Court sitting at Igbosere yesterday fixed Friday October 27 for the trial of suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike alias Evans, for alleged attempt to kidnap the Chairman of The Young Shall Grow Motors, Vincent O…

[Daily Trust] A Lagos High Court sitting at Igbosere yesterday fixed Friday October 27 for the trial of suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike alias Evans, for alleged attempt to kidnap the Chairman of The Young Shall Grow Motors, Vincent Obianodo.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ile Ife – Big Festival in the ‘Holy City’

[Daily Trust] Ile Ife. City of 401 gods. City of temples. City of music makers. City where the first dawn and dusk took place. Opposite the palace of the Ooni is an imitation of the Aare crown which the Ooni wears during the annual Olojo festival, and …

[Daily Trust] Ile Ife. City of 401 gods. City of temples. City of music makers. City where the first dawn and dusk took place. Opposite the palace of the Ooni is an imitation of the Aare crown which the Ooni wears during the annual Olojo festival, and the origins of the event stretch back to a time between the 1th and 15th centuries. Every lover of art, culture and all that is fine and beautiful, should travel to Ife to look upon this indigenous Nigerian wonder.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Does a Nigerian Lawmaker Earn More Than U.S. President Donald Trump?

[Africa Check] Terming it “strange, unthinkable and very disheartening”, the leader of a Nigerian pro-reform group castigated the “monumental” pay of the country’s lawmakers.

[Africa Check] Terming it "strange, unthinkable and very disheartening", the leader of a Nigerian pro-reform group castigated the "monumental" pay of the country's lawmakers.

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U.S., FCT High Court Draft ‘Benchbook’ for Nigerian Judges

[This Day] Abuja -The United States Embassy’s Resident Legal Advisor and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court led by Chief Judge Ishaq Bello have marked the conclusion of a nine-month effort to draft a best practices handbook to guide the han…

[This Day] Abuja -The United States Embassy's Resident Legal Advisor and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court led by Chief Judge Ishaq Bello have marked the conclusion of a nine-month effort to draft a best practices handbook to guide the handling of complex financial crimes in a ceremony held at the headquarters of the High Court.

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Lamido Writes PDP Members On His Presidential Ambition in 2019

[Guardian] A former Governor of Jigawa state Sule Lamido, has written a letter to members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to express his interest on the party’s presidential ticket in the 2019 general elections.

[Guardian] A former Governor of Jigawa state Sule Lamido, has written a letter to members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to express his interest on the party's presidential ticket in the 2019 general elections.

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Wizkid Vs Davido – Is the War Over?

[Vanguard] Yesterday, the internet was thrown into frenzy after Davido liked a video of Wizkid on social media! The duo have in the past, taken swipes at each other over different issues and fans have termed it a battle of supremacy, to confirm who is …

[Vanguard] Yesterday, the internet was thrown into frenzy after Davido liked a video of Wizkid on social media! The duo have in the past, taken swipes at each other over different issues and fans have termed it a battle of supremacy, to confirm who is a better artiste.

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Buhari Orders Immediate Sack of Maina, Demands Probe of Recall

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday directed the immediate dismissal of Abdulrasheed Maina, a civil servant who went missing for years after being declared wanted for corruption, but was recently reinstated to a higher post.

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday directed the immediate dismissal of Abdulrasheed Maina, a civil servant who went missing for years after being declared wanted for corruption, but was recently reinstated to a higher post.

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High Court to Hear President’s Application to Review State Capture Report

[News24Wire] The North Gauteng High Court is on Tuesday expected to hear President Jacob Zuma’s application to review the remedial action contained in former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela’s State of Capture report.

[News24Wire] The North Gauteng High Court is on Tuesday expected to hear President Jacob Zuma's application to review the remedial action contained in former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's State of Capture report.

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