Tag Archives: Advocate

Court Declares As Illegal, Payment Of Import Duty On Personal Goods

  The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has held that it is unlawful for officers of the Nigerian Customs Service to demand and collect import duty and other related charges on personal effects. Justice John Tsoho delivered the judgment in a case filed by a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Kehinde Ogunwumiju against the Nigerian … Continue reading Court Declares As Illegal, Payment Of Import Duty On Personal Goods

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Infectious Disease Bill Is Superfluous, Unconstitutional – Falana

The proposed Infectious Diseases Bill co-sponsored by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, and two of his colleagues has been described as superfluous, illegal and unconstitutional. Human rights lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr Femi Falana, told Channels Television on Wednesday that the efforts to replace the Quarantine Act was a … Continue reading Infectious Disease Bill Is Superfluous, Unconstitutional – Falana

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Alleged Fraud: Court Grants Turaki Bail, Fixes June For Trial

  The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has granted bail to a former Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs, Tanimu Turaki, who is facing fraud charges. Justice Inyang Ekwo gave the order on Monday during the arraignment of the former minister and three others. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had filed … Continue reading Alleged Fraud: Court Grants Turaki Bail, Fixes June For Trial

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EFCC To Arraign Ex-Minister Turaki, Others Over Alleged Fraud

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is set to arraign a former Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs, Tanimu Turaki. Turaki, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, is to be arraigned alongside one other person and two companies over allegations of multi-million naira fraud. Those to be arraigned along with the former … Continue reading EFCC To Arraign Ex-Minister Turaki, Others Over Alleged Fraud

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Trump To Take COVID-19 Pandemic Victory Lap In TV ‘Town Hall’

  Donald Trump will wrap himself in the mantle of America’s arguably greatest president with a television extravaganza Sunday at the Lincoln Memorial meant to leave the coronavirus crisis behind and relaunch his election campaign. The businessman Republican is doing poorly in most polls ahead of the November presidential contest with his Democratic challenger Joe … Continue reading Trump To Take COVID-19 Pandemic Victory Lap In TV ‘Town Hall’

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Letshego Nigeria Extends Relief To Customers, Communities

  Letshego Microfinance Bank Limited (formerly FBN Microfinance Bank Limited), has joined the Lagos State Government’s COVID Relief efforts with support for the frontline fighters, by donating Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and cash donations worth N3,000,000.00. The Country CEO, Tolulope Opayinka acknowledged, “The fight against the spread of this pandemic must be a comprehensive effort, … Continue reading Letshego Nigeria Extends Relief To Customers, Communities

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