Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan will not be appearing as a defence witness in the trial of former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), according to sources.
It was gathered in Abuja on Friday that the former President had not indicated any interest in making an appearance in the ongoing trial of any of his former aides.
The ex-President has so far not been named as a party in the case against Dasuki.
Sources familiar with the case argued that the former President is […]
Barring any unforeseen circumstances, the Federal Government will, this week, arraign all the judges accused of corruption, an authoritative source who prefers anonymity said yesterday.
In a bid to kick-start the trial, the Federal Government has listed politicians, senior lawyers and some bank officials to testify against the judges.
The Department of State Service, DSS, had on October 8 and 9, raided the apartments and arrested seven judges over alleged corruption. The judges were consequently released on bail.
The seven judges affected include […]
It was gathered that the counsel to former National Security Adviser, Col Sambo Dasuki(rtd), Ahmed Raji, has confirmed that former president Goodluck Jonathan will testify in favour of Dasuki in court.
Dasuki is currently facing charges for alleged misappropriation of $2.1bn arms funds meant for equipping the military fighting Boko Haram insurgents in the North East.
Following his continued detention despite been granted bail by several Nigerian courts and the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS court, Jonathan recently claimed that […]
In what will come across as a rather unbelievable development, a parrot is about to be called to testify in court.
The parrot, identified as an African grey parrot named Bud is about to be called to blow the covers on a murder case.
A Michigan woman was accused of killing her husband and the prosecutor is turning to Bud who was the dead man’s pet to help put her behind bars.
Prosecutors in America are trying to work out whether they can […]