Posts Tagged ‘Minister of Justice’

We’ll abide by rule of law on Bassey Etim – Senate Leader

There are strong indi­cations that the Sen­ate will soon make its decision known on the con­troversial Akwa-Ibom North Senatorial district being con­tended by Senator- Elect, Hon Bassey Etim and Bassey Akpan as the Senate leader­ship has pledged to abide by the rule of law in resolving the impasse. Meanwhile, the Attor­ney General of the Federa­tion […]

National Assembly delaying disbursement of looted funds – AGF

The Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Mala­mi, on Wednesday accused the National Assembly of delaying the disbursement of recovered stolen public funds to projects in the country. Malami said that the Proceed of Crime Act (POCA) Bill pending be­fore the National Assem­bly was responsible for the delay in the utilisation […]

Senate cannot force Hameed Ali to wear Customs Uniform – Presidency

There are indications that President Muhammadu Buhari may take sides with the Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service, Col. Hameed Ali (retd.), in his ongoing face-off with the Senate over his failure to wear his uniform. A source within the Presidency said that the position of the Presidency on the disagreement is that; no law […]

EFCC Boss, Magu Evades Question on Buratai’s Dubai Properties

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, on Tuesday evaded questions on the recent calls for the probe of the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, for purchasing properties worth $1.5m in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates. Magu was departing the Rockview Classic Hotel, in Abuja, venue […]

FLASH | Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami Arrives Senate

The Attorney General of the Federation, AGF, and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has arrived the National Assembly complex,  after the Senate threatened to initiate impeachment proceedings against President Muhammadu Buhari, over his dictatorial influence in activities concerning the National Assembly. Abubakar Malami will also hold closed door meetings with Principal officers of the Senate over the alleged impeachment of President Muhammadu […]

Tracking Malami’s Achievement in One Year

By Charles Ibekwe It is one year already and there is no better time to do a quick review of President Muhammadu Buhari’s one year in office. This review is coming after I had resisted the itch to join the hundred days in office bandwagon. The other bandwagon I am avoiding is that of those […]