Court Ruling: Sharia Court of Appeal struck out application citing lack of jurisdiction to try a dead person, says “dead person is not a legal person” – full text.

The Sharia Court of Appeal, Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, Holden at Gudu on the 19th day of September, 2019 has struck out an application by Abdulrahman Obaje, in an appeal…

Open Tiami Rice Now or Else – Federal High Court

The federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the Kano State Government, Inspector General of Police and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps to forthwith, jointly and unconditionally…

Judiciary: Bill to legalise Virtual Court proceedings passes 1st reading in Senate

The Senate on Tuesday passed for first reading, a Constitution alteration bill seeking for legalisation of virtual court proceedings. The bill was sponsored by Sen. Opeyemi Bamidele (APC-Ekiti) during plenary…

COVID-19 : Allege ‘uniform personnels ‘ obstruct Abuja Magistrate, as Mobile Courts convict over 9,000 violators

Some alleged uniform personnel obstructed the proceedings of mobile court, at LifeCamp district of Abuja where one of the Federal Capital Territory  (FCT)  COVID -19 Mobile Courts was sitting, insisting…