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    Politics AGF Abubakar Malami fails to defend Buhari's coup and call for revolution, but justifies charging Sowore with treason and insulting the President -LIB

    The Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami failed to defend President Buhari's 1983 coup and call for revolution in 2011 but justified charging Omoyele Sowore with treason and insulting the President when quizzed about the continous detention of the #RevolutionNow convener read more
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    Business How Nigeria lost $9.6b gas contract award suit in UK – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The Irish gas firm involved in the $9.6 billion asset controversy with Nigeria at the weekend blamed President Muhammadu Buhari’s government for the nation’s precarious situation in the matter.... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News – https://ift.tt/2lFRxq9 Get...
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    Politics Malami: PDP abusing freedom of speech – TheCable

    Abubakar Malami, attorney general of the federation (AGF) and minister of justice, has accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of “taking the freedom of speech too far”. Malami was reacting to the allegations that he was involved in a plot to cause constitutional crisis in Rivers state. The...
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    Politics Malami asks INEC to postpone elections in Zamfara – TheCable

    Abubakar Malami, the attorney-general of the federation, has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to postpone elections in Zamfara state because of litigation. In a letter dated February 13, 2019, Malami said he was acting based on a petition from a law firm claiming that...
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    Politics AGF Malami hires American firms to plant pro-Buhari op-ed in U.S. papers - Premium Times

    Justice Minister, Abubakar Malami, has hired two American lobbying and public relations firms to plant opinion article favourable to the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration in American newspapers, PREMIUM TIMES can report today. READ MORE HERE
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    Politics Abacha Loot: Swiss Lawyer Tackles AGF over N7bn Legal Fees – Thisdaylive News

    The Swiss lawyer hired by Nigeria to recover late Sani Abacha’s loot, Enrico Monfrini, has disclosed … Read more via Thisdaylive – https://ift.tt/2oYaliY Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Business Does AGF have powers under law to collect taxes on behalf of government? – BusinessDay News

    The Attorney-General is no doubt the Chief Law Officer of the Federation. The position is a creation of section 150 (1) of the constitution of the Federal Republic of.... Read more via BusinessDay News – https://ift.tt/2wWUqpA Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Politics Buhari reportedly under pressure to sack AGF Malami, NNPC boss Baru ahead of 2019 -Naij News

    There are indications that President Muhammadu Buhari is under pressure to sack the attorney general of the federation and minister of justice, Abubakar Malami, group managing director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru, the chief executive officer of Nigerian...
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    Metro Abacha Loot: Cable Foundation asks Adeosun to speak up on N7bn lawyers’ fee – TheCable

    Cable Newspaper Journalism Foundation (CNJF), a not-for-profit media organisation, has asked Kemi Adeosun, the minister of finance, to explain the N7bn payment to... Read more via TheCable – https://ift.tt/2Nh3YBE Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics Dasuki: Northern group attacks AGF, Malami over comments on former NSA – Pulse.ng

    Dasuki was granted bail by Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the Federal High Court Abuja on July 2, 2018, making it the sixth time a court has ordered his release. A group known as the Northern Youth... Read more via Pulse.ng – https://ift.tt/2mzqxWE Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Business Lawyers to receive N500M in MTN’s N330Bn fine – ITPulse.com.ng News

    President Mohammedu Buhari 
 The team of lawyers who participated in compelling MTN to pay the N330 billion fine slammed on it in 2015 by the Nigerian Communications Commission for SIM registration breaches will be paid a whopping N500 million fee. The Minister of Justice and … Read...
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    Politics AGF Malami Swears Oshiomhole In As APC National Chairman – Sahara Reporters

    Adams Oshiomhole, former Governor of Edo State, has been sworn in as the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The oath of office and allegiance was administered.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – https://ift.tt/2K6l6wI Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics June 12: Declaration of public holiday starts after amendment of Public Holidays Act —FG – Vanguard

    ABUJA—THE Federal Government said, yesterday, that the recent declaration of June 12 as public holiday will only come into effect after the amendment of the Public Holidays Act. The government also … Read more via Vanguard News – https://ift.tt/2HNFgFs Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro Businessman petitions AGF over EFCC extortion – Newtelegraph

    An Abuja based businessman, Mallam Abdulhamid Mahmud Zari, has raised the alarm in a petition addressed to the Minister of Justice/ Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami of continued extortion, harassment and intimidation by one Mr Abubakar Aliyu Madaki, a Personal Assistant to …...
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    Buhari’s Visit Already Yielding Result As U.S Plans To Repatriate Stolen From Nigeria - Tori News

    It seems like President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to the United States is already yielding results as there is a plan to return $500 million stolen from the country. The visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to U.S. President Donald Trump has yielded the finalisation of negotiations..... Read...
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    Omo-Agege’s suspension illegal—AGF – Vanguard News

    Attorney - general of the Federation, AGF, Mr Abubakar Malami, SAN, told the Federal High Court Abuja yesterday that the suspension of Senator Ovie Omo-Agege was unconstitutional, illegal and unlawful. Omo-Agege Malami, who is the 3rd defendant in the ongoing … Read more via Vanguard News...
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    Metro Afenifere demands Malami’s resignation for defending Boko Haram - Springng News

    Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, has demanded the resignation of the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, for asking the International Criminal Court not to escalate its investigation against the Boko Haram sect. Click here to read more
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    Politics Why I met Maina; what Buhari knew —Malami – Vanguard News

    The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has said he had no regrets meeting with the fugitive former chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pensions, Abdulrasheed Maina, in Dubai. “If hundreds of Mainas believe that they have information to offer as...
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    Politics Attorney General, Abubakar Malami, obtains court order to stop National Assembly from...

    Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, has granted an interim order stopping the National Assembly from probing the controversial reinstatement of former chairman of the Presidential Taskforce on Pension Reform, Abdulrasheed Maina, into the Federal Civil Service. Maina...
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    Politics Maina's Recall: Sagay Urges Buhari To Order Probe of AGF Malami

    The Chairman Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to order the immediate probe of Attorney General of the Federation, AGF, Abubakar Malami. Sagay said Malami’s role in the return of former Chairman of the...