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P&ID: FG appears in UK court as timeline for hearing is fixed

P&ID: FG appears in UK court as timeline for hearing is fixed

The Federal Republic of Nigeria Friday appeared in the English High Court for a scheduled case management conference (CMC). “The CMC was held for the Court to decide procedural issues relating to our application to set aside the arbitral award on the basis that it was procured by fraud and corruption, “Dr. Umar Jibrilu Gwandu, SA Media and Public Relations ... Read More »

Falana has vindicated FG’s stand on Amotekun – Malami

Falana has vindicated FG’s stand on Amotekun – Malami

By asking for the state governments of the Southwestern Nigeria to “proceed to enact the necessary laws”, in justifying the legality of the establishment and operation of Amotekon, Mr. Femi Falana is reaffirming and reiterating the Federal Government’s stance that the establishment of the operation currently is illegal, Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami SAN ... Read More »

Amotekun Is Illegal, Attorney General Of The Federation Declares

Amotekun Is Illegal, Attorney General Of The Federation Declares

Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami SAN has pronounced ‘Amotekun’, the security outfit newly inaugurated by governments of states in the south west as illegal. “The setting up of the paramilitary organization called “Amotekun” is illegal and runs contrary to the provisions of the Nigerian law.  The Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999 ... Read More »

Dasuki, Sowore: Falana concocts constitutional provisions for mischief – Malami’s Spokesman

Dasuki, Sowore: Falana concocts constitutional provisions for mischief – Malami’s Spokesman

“…in a bid to garner media-hype in condemnation of a valid governmental action taken in good faith and in the interest of the general public, Mr. Falana, SAN resorted to quoting non-existing Sections of the Constitution by stating that: “Mr. Malami SAN should have apologized to Col. Dasuki (Rtd.) and Mr. Sowore in accordance with Section 32(6) of the 1999 ... Read More »

Sowore: Foreign Policy Conventions Bar US Lawmakers From Direct Correspondence With Me – Malami

Sowore: Foreign Policy Conventions Bar US Lawmakers From Direct Correspondence With Me – Malami

Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN has said he did not receive any correspondence from the lawmakers of the United State of America over the trial and detention of Omoyele Sowore as at the close of the work on Friday, 20th day of December, 2019. The disclosure was made in a statement issued by Dr. ... Read More »

Malami elected as International Institute for the Unification of Private Law Chair, Unveils Action Plan

Malami elected as International Institute for the Unification of Private Law Chair, Unveils Action Plan

  Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami has been unanimously elected as the Chairman of the 78th session of the General Assembly of the International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT), an international organization that seeks to harmonize international private laws across 63 member countries. The election which took place at the 78th General Assembly ... Read More »

Sowore: AGF Malami requests for case file, asks DSS to hands off

Sowore: AGF Malami requests for case file, asks DSS to hands off

Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami has said the Federal Government is committed to respecting the sanctity of the rule of law, protecting the virtues of human rights and ensuring speedy dispensation of justice.   Malami SAN* As part of deliberate efforts to probe emerging issues related to the recent imbroglio related to Omoyele Sowore’s case ... Read More »

P&ID: FG Uncovers New Fraud Evidence, Files Fresh Suit

P&ID: FG Uncovers New Fraud Evidence, Files Fresh Suit

The Federal Republic of Nigeria today, Friday filed a new and substantive challengei the English Courts in the ongoing fight against the ‘vulture-fund-backed’ P&ID. This was contained in a statement issued by Dr. Umar Jibrilu Gwandu, the Special Assistant Media and Public Relations office of the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice and made available to newsmen in ... Read More »

2019 Budget: No Allocation for Constituency Projects to Justice Ministry, Perm Sec tells ICPC

2019 Budget: No Allocation for Constituency Projects to Justice Ministry, Perm Sec tells ICPC

The Federal Minister of Justice has zero allocation for alleged constituency or zonal intervention projects in the 2019 approved budget, the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry and Solicitor General of the Federation, Dayo Apata, SAN has said. In a letter dated 3rd December, 2019 addressed to the Chairman, Independent Corrupt Practices and other related Offences Commission (ICPC), the Permanent Secretary ... Read More »

P&ID: Malami delighted over variation of UK court order, restates resolve to seeking to set aside $9.6b award

P&ID: Malami delighted over variation of UK court order, restates resolve to seeking to set aside $9.6b award

The Federal Government of Nigeria has on Thursday 28th November succeeded in securing variation of the UK court order from cash payment of $200m security to issuing bank guarantee of the samea amount Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami made this known in a statement issued by the Special Assistant Media and Public Relation of ... Read More »

Kebbi APC stalwarts vow to keep party triumphant – Malami

Kebbi APC stalwarts vow to keep party triumphant – Malami

  *Malami SAN* Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN has said stalwarts of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Kebbi State have declared their commitment to keep the party triumphant in its bid to provide positive legacy to the people in the state. This is contained in a statement issued by Dr. Umar Jibrilu Gwandu, ... Read More »

P&ID: Malami unveils FG’s ‘enhanced’ strategies to get contract quashed

P&ID: Malami unveils FG’s ‘enhanced’ strategies to get contract quashed

Federal Government has started implementing enhanced strategies geared towards setting aside the entire P&ID liability and possible nullification of the contract. Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami made this known as he sheds light on the development relating the case. This was contained in a statement issued by Dr. Umar Jibrilu Gwandu, the Special Assistant on ... Read More »

Malami Counts Benefits Of Assets Recovery Regulations 2019

Malami Counts Benefits Of Assets Recovery Regulations 2019

Attorney General and Minster of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN has said the issuance of the Asset Tracing, Recovery and Management Regulations, 2019 was to address the absence of coordination and proper management of seized, forfeited or confiscated assets as well as to ensure transparency in the process of disposal of forfeited assets. This was contained in a statement issued by ... Read More »

Malami, 52 other Commonwealth Justice Ministers  meet in Sri Lanka on accessible justice to all

Malami, 52 other Commonwealth Justice Ministers meet in Sri Lanka on accessible justice to all

  Attorney-Generals and Ministers of Justice from 53 Commonwealth nations have commenced a three-day meeting in Colombo, Sri-Lanka exploring ways in which justice system can be made more accessible to their countries populations. Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN made this known as he represents Nigeria at the meeting. The meeting x-rayed the current ... Read More »