• Corruption trial of Jonathan’s ex-aide stalled again

    Corruption trial of Jonathan’s ex-aide stalled again

    A Federal High Court in Lagos, on Thursday, fixed November 21 for continuation of the trial of Waripamowei Dudafa, a former special assistant to former President Goodluck Jonathan.

    Mr. Dudafa, alongside one Joseph Iwejuo, is facing 23-counts of conspiracy and concealment of crime proceeds, brought against the duo by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

    They had both pleaded not guilty to the charges during their arraignment.

    Justice Mohammed Idris on Thursday, adjourned the case for continuation on November 21 and December […]

  • How Metuh’s ‘Bed Rest’ Stalled His Trial as Judge Faults Medical Report Over His Absense

    How Metuh’s ‘Bed Rest’ Stalled His Trial as Judge Faults Medical Report Over His Absense

    A judge of a Federal High Court in Abuja has faulted a medical report by the National Hospital, Abuja, which placed Olisa Metuh on bed rest in the hospital.

    On Tuesday at the Federal High Court in Abuja, Justice Okon Abang, faulted a medical report by the National Hospital Abuja, which placed the embattled National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh, on bed rest in the hospital.

    It was gathered that Olisa Metuh, whose trial was to continue […]

  • Olisa Metuh vomits in court, trial stalled

    Olisa Metuh vomits in court, trial stalled

    The trial of the national publicity secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Olisa Metuh, has stalled after he repeatedly threw up at the Federal High Court in Abuja today May 19th.

    Counsel to Olisa Metuh, Etiaba Etiaba, told the court today that Metuh became ill last night and was rushed to the hospital by his brother-in-law, Andy Aghaji. At the hospital, they were told the doctors and nurses were on strike. He however met a doctor who prescribed some drugs […]