• Odili sues Peterside for alleged defamation, claims N6bn damages

    Odili sues Peterside for alleged defamation, claims N6bn damages

    It was gathered that the former governor of Rivers State, Dr. Peter Odili, has dragged the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the 2015 election, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, to court for an alleged defamation of character.

    Odili, who is claiming the sum of N6bn as damages in the suit, had stated that Peterside, who is the current Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, had defamed him through a newspaper publication in February 2016.

    The defendant was […]