• Court justifies EFCC detention of Sen. Adeseun

    Court justifies EFCC detention of Sen. Adeseun

    Justice Nathaniel Ayo-Emmanuel of the Federal High Court, Ibadan, on Monday dismissed the N100 million suit instituted against the EFCC by Ayoade Adeseun over alleged breach of his fundamental human rights.

    Mr. Adeseun, a former senator who represented Oyo Central between 2011 and 2015, had through his counsel, Michael Lana, slammed a N100 million suit against the EFCC, saying it unlawfully detained him.

    The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Mr. Adeseun was being investigated over the sources of his campaign fund […]

  • VP Osinbajo justifies arrest and detention of judges by DSS

    VP Osinbajo justifies arrest and detention of judges by DSS

    Vice President Yemi Osinbanjo on Tuesday justified the arrest and detention of some judges across the country by men of the Department of State Services, saying judges must be held accountable.

    Osinbajo, who spoke at the 46th yearly Conference of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria in Abuja, said courts remained public resource, hence, the need for judges to be accountable.

    The Vice President who represented President Muhammadu Buhari at the opening ceremony of the conference also said that accountants had […]