[This Day] The fragile peace in Omoku Community in Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area (ONELGA) of Rivers State was once again ruptured Friday night as about 50 gunmen suspected to cult members stormed the community and killed about 15 persons.
The Rivers State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has petitioned the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Mahmud Mohammed, over the continued delay by the Court of Appeal in releasing judgments delivered on National and State Assembly elections in December last year. In the petition signed by its Legal Adviser, Benjamin Israel Eke,... Read More
The Chief Judge of the FCT High Court, Justice Ishaq Bello has warned magistrate and area court judges against granting remand warrants on serious offences. Speaking during his prison visit to the Keffi Medium Security Prison in Nasarawa State yesterday, Bello directed the magistrates and area courts to decline jurisdiction on any case not within... Read More
The Plateau State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal, sitting in Jos, has barred journalists from covering the judgment on the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party and its candidate in the April 11 governorship election, Mr. Gyang Pwajok, against the victory of Governor Simon Lalong of the All Progressives Congress. The judgment is currently ongoing... Read More