Posts Tagged ‘Abubakar Malami (SAN)’

Malami to Represent Buhari at Rwanda’s Anti-corruption Award

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 8, 2019
The Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), will be representing President Muhammadu Buhari at the fourth edition of the Sheikh Tamim International Anti-Corruption Excellence Award ceremony holding on Monday, December 9 in Kigali, Rwanda. President Buhari is attending the award event in his capacity as the African Union (AU) […]

P&ID Scandal: FG delegation heads for UK

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 22, 2019
A delegation of Federal Government officials have left Abuja on Saturday for the United Kingdom in continuation of efforts to quash a $6.2 billion arbitration award against Nigeria. The award in favour of Process and Industrial Development (P&ID) Limited has risen to about $10b with a daily interest accrual of over $1 million. A British […]

BREAKING: AGF Malami to Appear Before Judicial Disciplinary Panel June 14 over Dasuki

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 10, 2019
The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, will on June 14 face the Disciplinary Panel the Legal Practitioners Privileges Committee over a prejudicial statement made against the detained former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki. The Hearing Notice obtained by PRNigeria which was signed by Patricia Orhomuru Esq, the Secretary Disciplinary […]

BREAKING: Buhari extends Tanko Muhammad’s tenure as CJN

by Ikokwu Ikembaon April 20, 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari has extended the appointment of Tanko Muhammad as the acting chief justice of Nigeria by another three months. Mr Buhari sent the recommendation to the National Judicial Council and the supervisory body approved the appointment on Thursday, a spokesperson for the NJC, Soji Oye, said in a statement on Saturday. Mr Muhammad […]

PDP Accuses Amaechi, Malami of Plots To Cause Constitutional Crisis in Rivers State

by Ikokwu Ikembaon April 8, 2019
Gentlemen of the press, we have called you up this afternoon to alert Nigerians of a fresh plot by desperate leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC), working with the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami SAN, to cause constitutional crisis in Rivers State. The PDP has been informed […]

Abacha Loot: Despite outcry, FG secretly pays Malami’s lawyers ‘dubious’ $15m fees

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 5, 2019
Oladipo Okpeseyi and Temitope Adebayo, two Nigerian lawyers hired for the return of $321 million Abacha loot from Switzerland, have been secretly paid their controversial fees, TheCable can report. Although they were initially to be paid $17 million, it was cut by $2 million and paid following pressure from a very popular Lagos-based pastor who […]