JUSTICE MINISTRY WILL NOW VET CONTRACTS BEFORE THEY ATE SIGNED- MALAMI

The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, has said that, henceforth, the Ministry of Justice will vet certain categories of contracts before any Federal Government agency signs them. Malami, who spoke in Abuja on Thursday as he resumes work as Justice Minister, said the reason behind the decision was to curb corruption in public service, as well as to rid the country of financial institutions that aid and abet unethical financial practices against the country. The re-appointed minister also expressed concerns about the recent United…

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DASUKI; MALAMI TO FACE DISCIPLINARY PANEL FOR PROFESSIONAL.MISCONDUCT

The immediate past Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mallam Abubakar Malami, will on  Thursday face the Disciplinary Panel of Legal Practitioners Privileges Committee over a prejudicial statement made against the detained former National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki (retd). His invitation is based on a petition written to Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, by Dasuki’s family. The Hearing Notice, dated May 16, 2019, and signed by Patricia Orhomuru Esq, Secretary, Disciplinary Committee of the Legal Practitioners’ Privilege Committee, has a reference No: PET/LPPC/23/2018. Former national security adviser of ex-president…

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