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Government insists on MTN paying $2b tax penalty

The Federal Government has insisted that telecommunications firm, MTN, must pay the $2 billion tax penalty slammed on it by the office of the Attorney-General of the Federation. At hearing of the case yesterday, government lawyer, Tijani Gazali, according to Bloomberg, prayed the Lagos High Court to throw out the Johannesburg-based company’s application to stop […]
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Alleged $1.3bn Tax Assessment: Court To Rule On AGF, MTN’s Case In May

  A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has fixed May 7 for ruling on a preliminary objection filed by the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, against telecoms giant, MTN. In September 2018, MTN had instituted a suit to challenge the legality of the AGF’s assessment of its import … Continue reading Alleged $1.3bn Tax Assessment: Court To Rule On AGF, MTN’s Case In May …

$1.2 bn Tax Assessment: AGF prays court to strike out MTN’s suit

The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) on Tuesday, prayed a Federal High Court in Lagos, to strike out a suit by MTN Nigeria Communication Ltd, challenging an N242 billion and 1.2 billion dollars import duties and withholding tax assessments.
Continue reading $1.2 bn Tax Assessment: AGF prays court to strike out MTN’s suit at Vanguard News Nigeria. …

Buhari inaugurates Committee on Autonomy of State Legislature, Judiciary

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday inaugurated the Presidential Implementation Committee on Autonomy of the State Legislature and State Judiciary. Speaking at the inauguration which held at the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja, President Buhari and urged members of the Committee to be meticulous and diligent in the discharge of their duties. He explained […]
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FG wins right to prosecute JPMorgan Chase over $875m Malabu oil fraud

A High Court in London headed by Justice Andrew Burrows has granted Nigeria’s plea to allow it proceed with the trial of JPMorgan Chase.
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Malami urges INEC to postpone election in Zamfara

The Attorney-General of the Federation, Mr Abubakar Malami, (SAN) has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) to allow the All Progressives Congress (APC) Zamfara, field candidates for the general elections.
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Abacha Loot: Despite outcry, FG secretly pays Malami’s lawyers ‘dubious’ $15m fees

Abacha Loot: Despite outcry, FG secretly pays Malami’s lawyers ‘dubious’ $15m fees

Oladipo Okpeseyi and Temitope Adebayo, two Nigerian lawyers hired for the return of $321 million Abacha loot from Switzerland, have been secretly paid their controversial fees, TheCable can report. Although
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Nwabueze seeks resignation of Buhari, Malami, Umar over Onnoghen’s suspension

Nwabueze seeks resignation of Buhari, Malami, Umar over Onnoghen’s suspension

Constitutional lawyer and elder statesman, Prof. Ben Nwabueze, yesterday called for the resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari, Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami, and Chairman, Code of Conduct Tribunal…..
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Again, court stops FG from removing CJN

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The Federal High Court Abuja, has restrained the Federal Government from forcefully removing the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen from office. Justice Edward Ekwo gave the order on Monday in Abuja while ruling on an ex parte motion brought by the Action Peoples Party. Defendants in the suit include President Muhammadu Buhari, the […]
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