Judiciary

BREAKING: Judge convicts senior Nigerian lawyer

A senior Nigerian lawyer, Joseph Nwobike, has been convicted on several counts of attempting to pervert justice, Premium Times has reported. Mr Nwobike, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), was convicted by the Ikeja Division of the Lagos High Court on Monday. Justice Raliat Adebiyi, however, found the lawyer not guilty on offences of offering

Health

‎Sorrow, anguish as Nigerians suffer from health workers’ strike

Patients in federal health institutions are currently passing through untold pain even as their relatives have been grumbling for the past 22 days as a result of the ongoing strike by health workers, an investigation by PREMIUM TIMES has shown. Three weeks ago, JOHESU, an association of health workers except doctors, began an indefinite strike

Security

Soyinka to FG: Seek foreign help if you can’t stop herdsmen killings

Wole Soyinka, Nobel laureate, has advised the federal government to seek assistance from the international community to end the killings by suspected herdsmen. Soyinka described the killings in Benue and other states as ethnic cleansing, saying “there is no other word to describe it”. The professor made the comments on Thursday while speaking in Makurdi,

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