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Lawyer to Port Harcourt serial killer Gracious David-West to appeal death sentence; says his client is a father of three young children

The notorious rapist was on Friday, October 9, sentenced to death by hanging by the Rivers State High Court precided by Justice Adolphous Enebeli. He was found guilty for the murder of nine young women and attempted murder of a tenth, Benita Etim, in different rooms across Rivers State between July and September 2019. Speaking […]

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N12.4m Fraud: Convicted Fraudster loses appeal, gets additional two years

The Court of Appeal sitting in Awka, Anambra State on Friday, July 17, 2020 added additional two years to the five years prison term, (without option of fine) handed to 39-year-old convict, Ikenna Stanislaus Ugwunna by Justice Chudi Nwankwor of Anambra State High Court, Ogidi. A statement from the EFCC says Ugwuanna had approached the […]

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Buhari nominates Dongban-Mensem as Appeal Court President

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent the name of Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem to the Senate for confirmation as the President of the Court of Appeal. A statement signed by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media, Mallam Garba Shehu, said ‚ÄúPresident Muhammadu Buhari, in-line with his constitutional responsibility has sent the nomination of Her Lordship, […]

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Politics

BREAKING: Appeal Court Reinstates Ifeanyi Ubah

A Court of Appeal in Abuja has reinstated Ifeanyi Ubah as Senator representing Anambra South senatorial district after being sacked by a federal high court. The appellate court held that Ubah was duly elected by people of his senatorial district. Delivering judgment in a motion on notice by Ubah where he raised jurisdictional issues on […]

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Appeal Court returns Oshiomhole as APC National Chairman

A court of appeal sitting in Abuja has restrained APC from executing the judgement of a federal capital territory high court which ordered the suspension of Adams Oshiomhole as national chairman of the ruling party. On March 4, Danlami Senchi, a judge of the federal capital territory (FCT) high court in Abuja, had ordered the […]