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Maina: Court halts AGF attempts to stop Senate investigation

An Abuja High Court yesterday ordered the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), to put on notice the Senate its bid to stop a probe into the controversial reinstatement of Mr Abdulrasheed Maina into the civil service.   Maina, who was dismissed from service...
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Maina: Over sixty-six accounts used to embezzle Pensions Fund – Malami

Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Shehu Abubakar Malami (SAN), has revealed the existence of over 66 accounts allegedly operated by an unnamed pensions’ fraud syndicate   This comes amid growing criticism that has rocked the Buhari-led administration following the reinstatement of an embattled former chairman of...
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Federal High Court vacates interim forfeiture order on accounts without BVN 

The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, yesterday, varied the orders it made on October 17, which directed 19 commercial banks in the country to freeze all accounts without Bank Verification Numbers, BVN   Justice Nnamdi Dimgba modified part of the order that granted the Federal Government interim ownership...
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The Minister of Justice and AGF of the Federation says he regrets the state of the nation’s prisons

Abubakr Malami (SAN) noted that, not only are the prisons overcrowded with mostly awaiting trial inmates, they are without the necessary facilities. The minster was speaking in Abuja on Tuesday during the inauguration of a stakeholders’ committee to oversee the implementation of the Federal Executive Council’s directive to fast track the decongestion of...
Maina: Court halts AGF attempts to stop Senate investigation