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Trade Wars, Disruptions Drag Oil Price Down to $69

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Trade Wars, Disruptions Drag Oil Price Down to $69

May 30, 2019 - Legal News by

Crude oil prices dropped Wednesday to $69 per barrel, representing about two percent reduction over its previous prices. Supply constraints linked to the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries’ output cuts and political tensions in the Middle East offered some support, however. Brent crude futures, the international benchmark for oil […]

Adeleke drags IGP to court over arrest, detention

May 23, 2019 - Legal News by

Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)in Osun State in the last governorship election held in September last year, Senator Ademola Adeleke has dragged the Inspector General of Police (IGP) to court over his arrest and detention in Abuja on May 6, 2019. Adeleke had approached the Osun State High […]

Court fixes May 22 for suit filed by Patience Jonathan

May 22, 2019 - Legal News by

Justice Chukwujeku Aneke will on Wednesday (tomorrow) hear a suit filed by former First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, challenging a “No Debit Order” placed on her bank accounts.   Patience had filed the suit in 2016 to challenge the order placed on four Skye Bank (now Polaris Bank Ltd) accounts […]

Kano Emirs: Court Orders Parties to Maintain Status Quo

May 16, 2019 - Legal News by

Justice Nasiru Saminu of the Kano State High Court sitting in Ungogo Wednesday halted the appointment and installation of four new emirs by the Kano State government, asking parties in the dispute to maintain status quo pending the determination of a suit challenging the appointments. The state high court had […]