Posts Tagged ‘Mr. Abubakar Malami’

FG Signs Agreement with Swiss Authorities to repatriate USD321million

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, SAN has charged lawyers in the country to fashion out, promote and defend a national culture that would regard obedience to the rule of law as a desirable goal, rather than an aberration. He gave this charge in a paper he delivered at […]

The Senate versus Malami on Section 174 (3)

Tope Ajayi   After playing the hide and seek game for several weeks, Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami last Wednesday decided to heed the invitation by the Senate for him to shed light on whether he acted in public interest and without abusing his office in a conflict of interest situation […]

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 […]

Forgery Case, An Unconstitutional Violation of Principles of Separation of Powers, Checks and Balances.

1. After reading in the national newspapers and online platforms of the planned charges of forgery and conspiracy preferred against the Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, his Deputy, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, immediate past Clerk of the National Assembly, Alhaji Salisu Maikasuwa and the Clerk of the Senate, Mr. Ben Efeturi and reviewing the circumstances […]

Lawyers United For Equality Demand Boko Haram Sponsors Trial

Legal Practitioners under the aegis of Lawyers United for Equality and Human Rights Advocacy have petitioned the Federal Government to ensure the speedy investigation and prosecution of sponsors of the Islamic Terrorist group, Boko Haram.  The group also asked the FG to ensure that the sponsors are prosecuted at the International Criminal Court (ICC). In a letter to […]

We Will Do Everything Possible To Bring Back Chibok Girls – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has again stated that his administration would do everything within its power to ensure the safe return of the over 200 missing Chibok ‎girls. The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, SAN, yesterday described the abduction of the girls as “tormenting and psychologically traumatising” for Nigeria‎. “It is […]