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Delta Ready To Settle Face- Off Among Communities – Mrakpor

Peter Mrakpor, Delta State Attorney General UGHELLI – The Delta State Commissioner for Justice and Attorney General, Peter Mrakpor has assured Heritage Oil Company and the over 112 Urhobo, Ijaw, Itsekiri and Isoko oil bearing communities under Oil Mining Lease (OML) 30 of the readiness of Delta State Government to urgently …

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ELECTION: Group May Scuttle Nwaoboshi’s Reelection Bid Over Allege Murder, Membership Of Cult Group

A Federal High Court sitting in Asaba, has granted the prayer of a plaintiff, Edward Omaga, to a group, Anti-corruption and Integrity Forum to serve concurrent writ and Originating Summons on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), and Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), in Abuja The group which appeared in court …

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Delta’ll pass Anti-Grazing Bill —AG

By Perez Brisibe Ochuko Akuopha UGHELLI—DELTA State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Peter Mrakpor, has reaffirmed that the state government in partnership with the state House of Assembly, will pass the Anti-Grazing Bill currently before the state Assembly. Mrakpor also debunked reports that the state governor was using …

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Delta’ll pass Anti-Grazing Bill —A-G – Vanguard News

By Perez Brisibe Ochuko Akuopha UGHELLI—DELTA State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Peter Mrakpor, has reaffirmed that the state government in partnership with the state House of Assembly, will pass the Anti-Grazing Bill currently before the state Assembly. Mrakpor also debunked reports that the state governor was using …

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‘Govs, state assemblies can’t discipline judges without NJC’

Continued from April 21 It is germane to bear in mind, the objective of the Constitution in enacting the provisions contained therein. A section must be read against the background of other sections of the Constitution to achieve a harmonious whole. This principle of whole state construction is important and …

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Delta Records 146 Rape Cases

Statistics from the Delta State office of the Attorney-general and Ministry of Justice has shown that no fewer than 146 rape cases were recorded in the last four years. Sources close to the Ministry told LEADERSHIP that the figures though not made public, was sequel to unconfirmed reports by a …

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Delta govt opposes death penalty for kidnappers

THE DELTA State government has reiterated its opposition to a bill currently in the House of Assembly, which prescribes death penalty for kidnappers. Speaking with reporters yesterday in Asaba, the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Charles Ajuya (SAN), defended the state government’s opposition against the death penalty, saying …

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Lawyers: Ibori’s sentence should ignite reform in Nigerian legal system

•Akinjide, Agbakoba, Akeredolu, Sagay, Fagbohungbe, Falana, others hail ruling For some senior lawyers  yesterday, the sentencing of former Delta State Governor James Ibori,  is  a welcome development and an exhibition of the flaws in the country’s judicial system. Those who reflected on the legal system included: former Attorney-General of the …

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Community dethrones monarch over forgery allegation

By FESTUS AHON UGHELLI—THE people of Okpai Kingdom in Ndokwa East Local Government Area of Delta State have dethroned their monarch, HRH Ugbome II, over allegation of forgery and impersonation. Twelve members of Okpai Ruling Houses/Quarters, Traditional Council of Kingmakers, council of elders and accredited representatives of Okpai Kingdom, in …

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Court dethrones Ughelli monarch

By Festus Ahon UGHELLI – A Delta State High Court sitting in Warri has dethroned Chief Clifford Adade as the Odion Ode of Uhweru Kingdom in Ughelli North Local Government Area, after a 23 years legal battle. The dethronement was sequel to a suit by the Erovie Quarters of the …

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