COURT AWARDS 10MIL NAIRA TO MAN WHO WAS DETAINED BY DSS FOE USING HANAN BUHARI’S FORMER SIM

A Federal High Court in Asaba has awarded N10m in damages against the Department of State Services for illegally detaining a trader, Anthony Okolie, for 10 weeks without charge. Justice Nnamdi Dimgba, however, struck out the prayer requesting the President’s daughter, Hanan Buhari, and telecoms Read More …

LONG LIST OF NIGERIANS ILLEGALLY DETAINED GENERATES CONCERN DESPITE DASUKI, SOWORE FREEDOM

Despite the release from illegal custody of Sahara Reporters publisher, Omoyele Sowore, and former security adviser, Sambo Dasuki, Nigeria’s record of human rights abuse remains blighted with a long list of detained individuals still languishing in cells, MUDIAGA AFFE writes The release of the Publisher Read More …

POLICE LAWYER PANICKS IN COURT OVER DOCUMENTS HE SUBMITTRFD AGAINST AGBA JALINGO’S RELEASE

There was mild drama at the High Court of Cross River State on Thursday as Mr. Denis Tarhemba, the lawyer to the Nigeria Police in a suit seeking to enforce the fundamental human rights of journalist and activist, Agba Jalingo, snatched documents from the hands Read More …