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Port Harcourt, Nigeria
Wednesday, July 17, 2019

"Our goal is to make Rivers State a land of peace and prosperity with boundless opportunities and possibilities"

– a place where no one is left behind...

Gov.Ezenwo Nyesom Wike

Drug Peddler Bags 10 Years Imprisonment

A 35-year-old drug peddler, Jacob Edo, last Thursday in Osogbo bagged a 10-year imprisonment for dealing in Indian Hemp. Edo was sentenced by a Federal...

Man, 85, Accused Of Defiling 12-Yr Old

An 85-year-old man has been arrested by the police in Ado-Ekiti for allegedly defiling a 12-year old girl. Police sources told newsmen that the octogenerian...

Limitation Of Action In Tort

MR. PETER ANUKWU (Trading under the name and style of  PRECHOSONS & CO. ENTERPRISES) v. ELISEUS EZE  WILFRED ANEKWE  BENSON EZEOBI COURT OF APPEAL  (OWERRI DIVISION) CA/PH/115/2003 Issues: Whether, having regard to...

Occupier’s Liability

Occupier’s liability is the liability of the occupier of a premises, fixed or moveable structure for any injury suffered by a person who enter...

Lawyer Blames Poor Democratic Culture On Leadership

A Port Harcourt-based legal practitioner, Chijoke Agi has blamed poor leadership for the inability of lawyers to deepen democratic culture in Nigeria. Agi, who was...

Receipt Of Land Purchase: Interest Conferred Therein (III)

On Meaning of locus standi and effect of lack of locus standi - Locus standi is the legal right of a party to an action to be...

Appeal Court Orders Retrial Of Petition Against Oshiomhole

The Court of Appeal sitting in Benin last Thursday ordered the re-constituted election petition tribunal to start the petition filed by retired Maj.- Gen Charles Airhiavbere...

Counsel Faults Agitation For More States

A Port Harcourt based lawyer and human rights crusader, Barr Jackson Assor, has said that the advocacy for creation of States without the entrenchment of true...

Court Strikes Out Case Over Death Of Accused

An Elele Magistrate Court in Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State, has struck out a fatal accident case against Sefa Abasi, accused person, following his death. The...

CJN Gives Recipe For Better Justice System

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Aloma Mukhtar, last Thursday in Abuja said that access to justice was fundamental to the improvement of criminal...
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