Posts Tagged ‘Libel’

Atiku Slams N2.5bn Libel Suit against Lauretta Onochie

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 30, 2019
Former vice-president and the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the February 23 presidential election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has slammed an aide to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, with a whooping N2.5 billion defamation suit. The court action was necessitated by the refusal of Onochie to retract the said malicious […]

EXCLUSIVE | Senator Obanikoro Sues Sahara Reporters in New York

by Breaking Timeson March 11, 2015
By Yemi Adebowale Two weeks after his lawyers issued a ‘cease and desist’ letter to online newspaper Sahara Reporters, former Minister of State for Defence and newly confirmed Ministerial nominee, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro has sued the media outfit and its publisher, Mr. Omoyele Sowore in New York, United States of America for defamation. Tacopina & […]

Tacopina Commences Legal Action in the US Against Sahara Reporters Over Defamation of Obanikoro

by Breaking Timeson February 20, 2015
By Yemi Adebowale | News Editor Tacopina & Seigel, New York based lawyers have initiated legal action against online newspaper Sahara Reporters for defaming the person of former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro after the media outfit published an audio recording where Senator Obanikoro allegedly had a conversation with other individuals over […]