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Crisis rocks Abia Judiciary Commission, Attorney General fight dirty

THE crisis rocking the Abia State Judiciary Service Commission, ABSJSC, has deepened with two factions emerging and claiming to be the authentic body to run the commission. While one faction is loyal to the State Chief Judge, Justice Theresa Uzokwe, who is the chairman of the Commission, the other faction owes its allegiance to the Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Chief Umeh Kalu, SAN.

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Umahi suspends Ebonyi attorney-general, solicitor-general

By Chukwuemeka Opara Abakaliki – Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has ordered the immediate suspension of the state Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr Augustine Nwankwagu, for non-commitment to duty. The governor also indefinitely suspended the state Solicitor-General and Permanent Secretary of the ministry of Justice, Mr Jonathan Okoronkwo for the same reason. The
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Party chieftain faults Attorney-General stand on Custom Boss

A chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta State, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has faulted the statement of the Attorney -General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, for comparing the office of the President of Nigeria and that of the Senate to that of the Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali on the issue of wearing uniform.

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Social Media Bill: APC bringing back Decree 4 of 1984 – Ekiti Attorney-General

The Ekiti State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr Owoseni Ajayi has expressed concern over the Anti-Media Bill proposed by All Progressives Congress (APC) Senator, Bala Ibn Na’allah, saying, “the National Assembly must not allow itself to be used to bring back Decree 4 that was used against the press between 1984 and 1985, when President Muhammadu Buhari was military Head of State and the Sedition Law that the British Colonial Masters used against our fathers, who fought for the independence of Nigeria.”

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