FG ORDERS INVESTIGATION INTO DSS COURT INVASION TO REARREST SOWORE- MALAMI

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Federal Government has ordered an investigation into the Friday invasion of the Federal High Court, Abuja, by the operatives of the Department of State Service, the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, has said. The DSS, in Read More …

CPJ PROTESTS AS FG FREEZES SAHARA REPORTERS’ ACCOUNS

Nigerian authorities should halt all efforts to intimidate journalists working with the U.S.-headquartered, Nigeria-focused Sahara Reporters news website and ensure they are permitted to continue working to report the news, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Sahara Reporters staff told CPJ their Nigerian bank Read More …

REPS TO INVESTIGATE DSS INVASION OF COURT, REARREST OF SOWORE

Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate the invasion and disruption of court proceedings by operatives of the Department of State Services in the attempt to re-arrest the convener of the #RevolutionNow protests, Omoyele Sowore. The resolution followed the unanimous adoption Read More …

JUDGES MAY BE ARRESTED IN WIG AND GOWN WHILE GIVING JUDGEMENTS SOON- AKEREDOLU

Ondo State governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu and his Oyo State counterpart, Mr Seyi Makinde have tasked legal practitioners to rise to the challenge of protecting the judiciary from interference. The duo made this call at the opening ceremony of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Ibadan branch, held Read More …

YOU OWE NIGERIANS AN EXPLANATION OVER YOUR COURT INVASION AND REARREST OF SOWORE, SAGAY TELLS DSS

Sowore: Sagay, others kick as Presidency defends DSS Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN) on Sunday faulted the re-arrest of Omoyele Sowore by the Directorate of State Services (DSS). He said the secret service owed Nigerians an explanation Read More …

FALANA: DSS TEAM LEADER APOLOGISED TO JUSTICE OJUKWU FOR INVADING COURT AND NOW THEY ARE DENYING SAME INVASION

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), on Sunday refuted the Department of State Service’s claim that its operatives did not disrupt proceedings at the Federal High Court, Abuja, in their bid to rearrest his client, Mr. Omoyele Sowore, on Friday. Falana Read More …