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Saraki sued for ‘paying Dariye N14.2m monthly allowances in prison’

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The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit asking the Federal High Court in Lagos to stop the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, from paying former Plateau State governor, Senator Joshua Dariye N14.2 million monthly allowances while he serves out a 10-year prison sentence for corruption saying that such …

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Court contempt: INEC chair can’t be arrested – SAN

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The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, cannot be arrested for alleged contempt of court because the warrant has no jurisdiction in law. Justice Stephen Pam of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, had Wednesday last week, issued a bench warrant for the arrest …

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