• Court adjourns Governor El-Rufai’s case against ex-lecturer to Nov. 25

    Court adjourns Governor El-Rufai’s case against ex-lecturer to Nov. 25

    Justice Bilkisu Mohammed of Kaduna High Court has adjourned the case of inciting public statement against Governor Nasir Ahmed El-Rufai by a former lecturer of Kaduna State University, KASU, Dr. John Danfulani, to November 25 for hearing.

    Ruling on the matter yesterday, the Judge asked the prosecution to produce all its witnesses on the next adjourned date in order to commence hearing on the matter which has been filed since August 29th.

    Earlier, State Counsel, Abdullahi Isiaka had prayed for an adjournment […]

  • Detained Kaduna ex-lecturer John Danfulani released

    Detained Kaduna ex-lecturer John Danfulani released

    A former lecturer of Kaduna State University who is on trial for alleged hate speech, has been released from prison.

    John Danfulani, first arrested in January, was remanded in prisons two weeks ago by a High Court in Kaduna, the Kaduna State capital.

    “Driving home. My 13 days ordeal in Kaduna prison ended some minutes ago. Thanking comrades for their support,” Mr. Danfulani posted on Twitter Monday afternoon.

    Mr. Danfulani was suspended from the university before being handed over to the law enforcement […]