Tag: Minister of Justice

Prosecution of twitter users “will serve as a deterrence to others,” AGF Malami insists

Estimated Reading Time: 1Attorney General of the Federation, and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami has stayed true to reiterated his threat of prosecuting Nigerians who have continued to use Twitter despite a federal government’s suspension of the micro-blogging platform.  He claims that punishing users will deter other violators from using[Read More…]

Malami’s prosecution order is illegal, null and void – PDP says

Estimated Reading Time: 1The People’s Democratic Party has faulted the order by the Attorney-General of the Federation/Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, to arrest Nigerian Twitter users. Malami had earlier instructed the Director of Public Prosecution of the Federation to begin immediate prosecution of those who violate the Federal Government’s order suspending Twitter operations in[Read More…]

Just In: Buhari orders the disposal of all Federal Government Forfeited Assets

Estimated Reading Time: 4President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the disposal of all Federal Government Forfeited Assets, within the next six months. To that effect, the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, SAN, on Monday, inaugurated a 22-member Inter-Ministerial Committee, to undertake the assignment. Malami disclosed[Read More…]