Justice Hakeem Oshodi of the Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja on Thursday frustrated attempt made by the notorious kidnap kingpin’s lawyer, Olukoya Ogungbeje, to adjourn Evans trial.
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At least one person died as police fired bullets and teargas to disperse a crowd of opposition supporters rallying on Wednesday against plans to extend Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni’s rule.
Police have broken up a series of protests in recent days against a bill to let the 73-year-old president stand again in 2021 elections – the constitution currently sets an age limit for candidates at 75.
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The 2ND BIENNIAL LAW WEEK
of the Anaocha branch of the Nigerian Bar Association(NBA) will begin on Wednesday 25th October. It will begin with Courtesy visits to all the Heads of Parastatals (as selected) in Anambra State to wit: Commissioner of Police, Anambra State, Director of State Security Service, Continue reading Odinkalu, Akunyili, Ezeala to speak at NBA Anaocha Law week
L-R Titilayo Osagie(Seven time winner of Lawyers Table Tennis Open, Mrs Mfon Usoro and Tunji Abdulhameed
Lawyers’ Table Tennis Open (MFON USORO CUP) founded in 2009 is one of the sporting events making up Lawyers Games. The idea was inspired by a vision to promote the culture of leisure and healthy living among lawyers and a mission to use sports to create a platform upon which the vision would be realized. The Naming right
Continue reading Interesting: List of Lawyers who have won LTTO(Mfon Usoro cup) since inception
President Kenyatta on Wednesday asked Kenyans to pray for the nation, asking God to guide a country he said badly needed God’s grace.
Continue reading Uhuru Kenyatta urges prayers for Kenya and repeat election
The wife of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has sued a Lebanese businessman for failing to deliver a $1.35-million diamond ring she ordered for her wedding anniversary, state media reported Wednesday. Grace Mugabe “First lady Dr Grace Mugabe is suing fugitive businessman Mr Jamal Joseph Ahmed for $1.23 million (1.05 million euros) over a diamond ring deal that went sour last year,” The Herald newspaper said. “In breach of the agreement, Mr Ahmed failed to deliver the ring, triggering a legal wrangle.
Continue reading Mugabe’s wife sues businessman for failing to deliver $1.35m diamond ring
Two anti-government extremists on Wednesday went on trial in central Germany for allegedly attacking police officers with acid when they tried to help a technician get access to their home.
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A senior member of Kenya’s electoral commission (IEBC) has resigned, saying the country is unable to hold credible elections next week.
Continue reading Kenya election official Roselyn Akombe flees to US
This is the first anniversary of the famous sting operation yet no conviction has been secured in the highly sensationalized operation that shook, surprised, embarrassed and misled a lot of Nigerians across the length and breadth of the globe.
Continue reading One Year after the sting operation-One bitter truth about the misleading narratives- Anthony Atata
An Australian sex worker who earned $5,500 a week has avoided jail on drug supply charges after a judge found it “not unreasonable” that she needed the illicit substances to escape the horrors of the industry.
Continue reading Sex worker dodges jail after judge rules she ‘needs’ drugs to cope with her awful life