Tag Archives: AGF

Illegal Firearms: Smugglers of 1,570 Rifles Made Statement Voluntarily -Witness

  Comptroller-General of Customs, Colonel Ahmad Alli, inspecting the smuggled riffles into the country after they were arrest   A prosecution witness in the trial of three men and a company, alleged to have smuggled 1,570  Pump Action Rifles into the country, today, told Justice Saliu Saidu  of a Federal High Court, Lagos, that the statement made by the fourth ...

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Court Grants NGO’s Request To Compel AGF, EFCC To Make Public Properties, Monies Recovered From Ex-Pension Task Force Boss, Maina

      Fugitive AbdulRashid Maina, Ex- Pension Reform Task Force’s Boss        A Federal High Court, Lagos, has granted a request of Registered Trustees of the Centre for Law and Civil Culture, a Non-Govermental Organization (NGO), for the judicial review of an order of Mandamus compelling the Attorney-General of Federation, (AGF) Mr. Abubakar Malami and the Economic ...

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Oil Bunkering: Court Sentences 8 Beninous to 4 Years Imprisonment Each

A Federal High Court, Lagos, has convicted and sentenced eight Republic of Benin nationals to four years imprisonment each over oil bunkering. The convicts who were sentenced to four years imprisonment each on the two counts charge are: Podahude Ferdinand, Denie Atika, Awhansuha Rapheal, Hunpatin Friday, Kouhonou Banana, Kouhonou Kokou, Ahonsu Meda and Agbofia Jeremy. The court presided over by ...

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$1.3bn Tax Assesment: Witness’ Absence Stalls Hearing Of MTN,AGF’s Suit

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Wednesday adjourned until October 29 hearing in a suit filed by MTN Nigeria Communication Limited against the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) over N242 billion and $1.3 billion import duties and withholding tax assessment. MTN had instituted the suit by a writ, dated September 10, 2018, challenging the legality of the AGF’s assessment of its ...

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Alleged Forgery: Court Fixes July 3, For Ruling On Arrest Warrant Against Innoson Boss, Others

The Federal Government yesterday asked a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos to issue warrant of arrest against the Chairman of Innoson Group of Companies, Mr Innocent Chukwu and three others over their refusal to come to court and take their plea in a criminal charge filed against them. Others facing warrant of arrest are,  Charles Chukwu, Maximian Chukwura, Mitsui ...

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Court Fixes May 22, for Hearing of Arrest Warrant Against Oil Marketer, Chima Anyaso Over N2.06bn Fraud

pic:- Oil marketer, Chima Anyaso, in N2.06bn fraud Scandal A Federal High Court, Lagos, today, fixed May 22, for hearing of a motion on notice for the arrest of an Independent Oil Marketer, China Anyaso. The Attorney-General of the Federal (AGF), represented by Mr. Julius Ajakaiye, a Deputy Director in the Federal Ministry of Justice, filed the application following persistent ...

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