Tag Archives: Lawsuit

IGP Orders Investigation Into Federal Suit Seeking To Stop State Judicial Panels’ Probes

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, has directed immediate investigations into a suit purportedly challenging the legality of the States’ Judicial Panel of Inquiry, investigating allegations by citizens against officers of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The IGP, who gave the order on the heels of trending reports in the media on Thursday…

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#EndSARS: Nigerian Police Force Files Federal Suit To Stop Judicial Panels’ Probes

The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has filed a suit at the Federal High Court in Abuja seeking an order to stop the judicial panels of inquiry set up by state governors to probe allegations of police brutality and human rights abuses of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad and other police tactical units. The NPF, through…

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Maje Ayida Awarded N1 Million In Defamation Case Against Ex-Wife Toke Makinwa

The defamation lawsuit between media personality Toke Makinwa and her ex-husband Maje Ayida has finally come to an end. In February 20-17, the fitness expert had sued Makinwa after asking her to stop the promotion and sale of her memoir titled, On Becoming, where she revealed all that happened in their 13-year relationship and how he was involved in…

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#EndSARS: Backlash Trail Nigerian Activist’s Lawsuit Against Sam Adeymi, 49 Other Protesters

A Nigerian activist, Kenechukwu Okeke, drew the ire of social media users on Tuesday for filing a lawsuit against 50 #EndSARS promoters over their alleged roles in anti-police brutality protests that erupts over the country. In the suit brought before the Abuja Chief Magistrate court, Okeke asks that the defendants who were frontliners in the protests be brought to justice for allegedly destroying…

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Ex-Presidential Aspirant Garba Files $1bn Lawsuit Against Twitter CEO For Endorsing #EndSARS Protests

2019 Presidential aspirant, Adamu Garba, has sued the Chief Executive Officer of Twitter, Jack Dorsey, over growing tension generated from the nationwide #EndSARS protests. Dorsey had expressed his support for the #EndSARS movement which had been rocking the nation for over a week now, to which Garba threatened with a lawsuit. Now, following in his words, Garba…

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Kris Jenner Is Facing A Lawsuit For Sexual Harassment

In case you missed it, Kris Jenner has been slammed with a lawsuit by a former bodyguard Marc McWilliams on allegations of sexual harassment. According to US Weekly, the 64-year-old reality star’s ex-protection officer claims in his court documents that he was “subject to a pattern of unwanted and unwelcome sexual advances” while working for the matriarch…

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Naomi Campbell Reportedly Sued For Millions By Billionaire Ex-Boyfriend Vladislav Doronin

According to TMZ, there might be trouble in paradise for Naomi Campbell as the supermodel has been sued by her Russian billionaire ex-lover, Vladislav Doronin over allegations that she owing him lots of money and holding on to his property. , Doronin who dated Campbell from the period of 2008 to  2013 alleged in his court documents that the British actress has…

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TikTok Files Lawsuit Against U.S Government Over Its Forthcoming Ban

TikTok has said its filing a lawsuit against the U.S. government challenging President Donald Trump administration’s plan to ban the short-form video app from operating in the country. The suit, which was filed on Monday August 24, in the Federal District Court for the Central District of California, alleges that Trump’s order violates due process protections and offers no evidence to…

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Update: US Revokes Plan To Reject Visas Of Foreign Students

The US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) have reversed its controversial order to deport foreign students in the country whose courses move online due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The reversal in the decision comes one week after the initial policy was announced and follows a lawsuit instituted by Harvard University and…

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