The United Arab Emirates announced on Saturday a major overhaul of the country’s Islamic personal laws, allowing unmarried couples to cohabitate, loosening alcohol restrictions and criminalizing so-called “honour killings.” The broadening of personal freedoms...
The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Friday upturned the August 17, 2020 verdict of the Bayelsa State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal which had sacked Governor Duoye Diri from office and ordered fresh poll to be conducted...
The 36 states have approached the Supreme Court to set aside the Presidential Executive Order No. 00-10 of 2020 which President Muhammadu Buhari signed on May 22, 2020 on the funding of the courts.
The Federal High Court in Abuja ruled on Wednesday that President Muhammadu Buhari acted in contravention of the law when he sent the names of 11 candidates recommended to him by the National Judicial Council for appointment...
The Edo Government on Wednesday, launched a sex offender register, to name and shame rapists and offenders of other forms of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) in the state. Speaking at the launch,...