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Tonto Dikeh's Ex-Lover Drags Film Star, DSS To Court, Seeks N10billion Compensation
Tonto Dikeh’s Ex-Lover Drags Film ...

Tonto Dikeh’s Ex-Lover Drags Film Star, DSS To Court, Seeks N10billio...

Prince Joseph Kpokpogri, the estranged lover of prominent Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, has dragged the actress and the Department of State Services (DSS) before a Federal High Court in Abuja to seek the enforcement of his fundamental rights. In the case dated September 20, 2021, filed on... read more »

Twitter Still Being Used to Criticise Us - FG
Twitter Still Being Used to Criticise Us...

Twitter Still Being Used to Criticise Us – FG

The Federal Government of Nigeria has told a Federal High Court in Lagos that Nigerians are still making use of Twitter to criticise government policies despite its ban. This was disclosed in a counter-affidavit deposed by the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, and the Federal... read more »

Igboho: Benin Republic Snub Nigerian Govt’s Extradition Request, May Free Him Today
Igboho: Benin Republic Snub Nigerian Gov...

Igboho: Benin Republic Snub Nigerian Govt’s Extradition Request, May Free H...

The attempt by the President Muhammadu Buhari administration to extradite Yoruba nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo, alias Sunday Igboho, to Nigeria from Benin Republic has suffered a setback. Authorities in the neighbouring West African nation have insisted on a fair trial for Igboho before yielding... read more »

Kanu’s trial: Britain, Law Firm Express Interest to Take Over case
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Kanu: Britain, Law Firm Express Interest to Take Over case

The British High Commission and a law firm based in London, Bindmans, have asked for the permission of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kan, to take over his trial. Aloy Ejimakor, Kanu’s Nigerian counsel had on Wednesday delivered two forms to Kanu during a visit... read more »

UK Parliament to Query Kenya’s Role in Forced Kanu’s Repatriation to Nigeria
UK Parliament to Query Kenya’s Role in F...

UK Parliament to Query Kenya’s Role in Forced Kanu’s Repatriation to Nigeri...

The United Kingdom Parliament is scheduled to probe the circumstances surrounding the repatriation of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, from Kenya to Nigeria today (Wednesday). Earlier, the British government had stated that Kanu who was travelling with a British... read more »

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 Biafran Government Says Rule of Law Must Prevail in Nnamdi Kanu’s Trial

Biafran Government Says Rule of Law Must Prevail in Nnamdi Kanu’s Trial

The De-facto customary government of Biafra has cautioned the Nigerian government to ensure that the trial of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu follows the stipulated standard of the conventional rule of... read more »

Kanu Was Arrested Without His Documents - Brother

IPOB Alleges Plot to Kill Nnamdi Kanu

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has accused the Department of State Services, DSS, of plotting to inject its leader, Nnamdi Kanu with a poisonous vaccine. IPOB’s Publicity... read more »

Baba Ijesha to Arraigned in Court Today Over Alleged Molestation

Baba Ijesha to Arraigned in Court Today Over Alleged Molestation

Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, better known as Baba Ijesha, is set to be arraigned at the Magistrate Court 1 in Yaba on Wednesday, 16th June 2021. He was arrested by the police for... read more »

Ogunlala not my Legal Representative – Baba Ijesha

Ogunlala not my Legal Representative – Baba Ijesha

Nollywood actor, Olarewaju James otherwise known as Baba Ijesha, has disowned former Chairman of Ikeja Branch of Nigerian Bar Association, Adeshina Ogunlala, as his counsel. This was... read more »

Police, Brutal Cops Should Compensate SARS Victims – Rivers

Police, Brutal Cops Should Compensate SARS Victims – Rivers

The Rivers State Executive Council has submitted that police authority or operatives of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad found guilty of brutality and other forms of human right abuses should... read more »