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    Metro 3-yr-legal battle: Firms ordered to recall sacked 29 workers - Vanguard Ng

    National Industrial Court, NIC, sitting in Abuja, has ordered two Jos-based companies, Grand Cereals Nigeria Limited and Spring Waters Nigeria Limited, to recall workers sacked three years over union activities. The court also directed the two companies to pay the affected workers the arrears...
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    Politics Court Declares Ali Ndume's Suspension As Unconstitutional

    Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Friday declared the suspension of Senator Ali Ndume as illegal and unconstitutional. Justice Babatunde Quadri on Friday held that the suspension of Ndume (APC, Borno South) for 90 legislative days (Six months) on March 30, 2017 "is a violation of his right...
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    Metro Court Orders Nigerian Navy To Pay Bricklayer N75m For Illegal Shooting And Torture - The Guardian

    The Federal High Court sitting in Calabar has ruled that the Nigerian Navy should pay N75m to a 39-year old bricklayer, Mr. Etim Asuquo Akpan, as damages for illegal shooting and torture. READ MORE HERE
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    Metro [INFOGRAPHIC] Some Corruptions Cases In Court Today

    Here are cases bordering on corruption allegations coming up in court today shared by @transparencITng , a Civic tech drive working to expose corruption and accelerate service delivery by enhancing transparency and active citizenship. 1. Ex-Gov Aliyu – N3bn 2. Prof Ogunbodede - N204.9m 3...
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    Metro See COPY Of Nigerian Court Judgement Pronouncing IPOB As A Terrorist Group

    Nigeria's Attorney General got court order proscribing Indigenous People Of BIAFRA (IPOB) therefore designating it as a terror organization on Wednesday. See copies of court judgement:
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    Metro Nigerian Court Approves Proscription of IPOB

    The Federal High Court in Abuja has approved the application by the Federal Government, seeking the proscription of the Indigenous People of Biafra. Acting Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Abdu Kafarati, granted the order today, five days after the military released a statement...
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    Metro Corps Member Divorces Husband, Refunds N80,000 Dowry

    A Jos Upper Area Court on Thursday dissolved the marriage between 27-year-old Rukayat Ahmed, an NYSC member, and Alkasim Ahmed, following a petition filed by the former. Rukayat, a resident of Jos, had approached the court seeking the dissolution of the marriage on the grounds that she was no...
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    Metro Court Orders Final Forfeiture Of Ikoyi’s $43.4m, £27,800, N23.2m To FG

    A Federal High Court has ordered final forfeiture of the $43.4m, N23.2m and £27,800 found In A Lagos Apartment to the federal government. Justice Hassan of the Federal High Court gave the ruling on Tuesday .
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    Metro 4 Surprising Things That Happened At The Appeal Court Yesterday

    The Court of Appeal in Abuja said on Monday that it would no longer hear applications for a stay of proceedings in the trials of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki; a former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.); and the National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic...
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    Metro Nigerian Man Remanded in Prison for Killing Wife’s Lover

    A 25-year-old farmer, Mohammed Tanko, was on Tuesday ordered to be remanded in prison for allegedly killing his wife’s lover. Tankom, who hails from Gorobani village in Kaiama, Kwara, was charged before an Ilorin Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stabbing to death one Boka who he suspected to be...