Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa, on Thursday, swore-in Justice Aisha Bashir-Aliyu as the first female Acting Chief Judge (CJ) of the state. Administering the oath of office and allegiance on the new acting CJ...
The national assembly joint committee on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is recommending that married underage girls be recognised as eligible voters. Nigeria’s constitution currently pegs the eligible age for voting at 18.
The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday passed a bill that seeks to decriminalise the use of marijuana at the federal level. Initiated by Democrats, the Marijuana Opportunity, Re-investment and Expungement Act contains provisions...
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) says it has cleared all the obstacles on the prosecution of the 33 indicted operatives of the now-disbanded special anti-robbery squad (SARS). Tony Ojukwu, NHRC executive secretary, said...
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers on Monday reiterated his administration’s commitment to the rule of law. The governor said this while declaring open the third edition of the “Rule of Law Development Foundation (ROLDF)’’...