• Trump used charity funds to pay legal settlements

    Trump used charity funds to pay legal settlements

    Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump used funds from his charitable foundation to pay settlements in legal cases involving his businesses, an apparent violation of laws governing non-profits, The Washington Post reported Tuesday.

    The cases involved a combined $258,000 paid out by the Donald J. Trump Foundation — a charity almost entirely funded with other people’s money, the reports said — and follow a review of legal documents and the foundation’s tax records.

    The reports carried out a weekslong investigation into the charity’s […]

  • Police Spent N1.9 Billion in Damages and Settlements – Arase

    Police Spent N1.9 Billion in Damages and Settlements – Arase

    The Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Solomon Arase, says the Nigeria Police Force has spent N1.9bn to pay damages and settlements since the inauguration of the Treasury Single Account last year.

    He, therefore, urged the 500 police lawyers across the federation to do more as incompetence in the court had started affecting the finances of the police.

    Arase said this at the inaugural Police Lawyers’ Conference and the inauguration of the Officers and Council Members of the Nigerian Bar Association on Wednesday.

    He said, […]