Nigeria's Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami on Friday disclosed that high-profile Nigerians providing finance for Boko Haram and other terrorist groups in the country will soon be prosecuted.
The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, (SAN) has denied the allegation that he collected gratification from the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio in respect of the appointment of a Sole Administrator for the NDDC.
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has attacked Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami for wrongly advising President Muhammadu Buhari not to honour House of Representatives invitation to brief it on rising insecurity in the country.
Chief Mike Ozekhome, a senior advocate and constitutional lawyer has disagreed with Justice Minister Abubakar Malami, on whether the National Assembly has a right to invite President Muhammadu Buhari to address members.
The Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami, SAN, says the Federal Government is set to end impunity for crimes against members of the public including journalists.
The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN has reacted to Tuesday's order by the London Commercial Court ordering the release of $200 million guarantee as security in respect of the execution of the much discredited P&ID $10 billion Arbitral Claim, to Nigeria.
Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami has revealed how $301 million were used in bribing Nigerian government officials in the $10 billion judgment earlier awarded to Process and Industrial Developments (P&ID) against Nigeria.
“I will state clearly that Mr. Malami has shown himself as a law officer, as a most-partisan one who decides to speak depending on what part of the (political) party divide he is on. What he has done is a flagrant abuse of the law,” he said.
The Federal High Court, Abuja has fixed Sept. 30 to hear a libel case filed by Global Integrity Crusade Network, (GICN), a Civil Society Organisation against Sahara Reporters and its Publisher, Omoyele Sowore.
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked the Federal High Court, Abuja to order President Muhammadu Buhari to publish details of loans that have been obtained by the government since May 29, 2015.
Socio-Economic Rights Agenda, SERAP has taken on the challenge thrown at it by Justice Minister and attorney-general of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, by listing some of Nigeria's ex-governors who have collected double pay in the past or who are doing so now.
Nigeria's Federal Government has rubbished allegation that the President Muhammadu Buhari's administration plans to hand about $100 million the American authorities said was stolen by former dictator, Sani Abacha to Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi state, describing the report as mischievous.
Nigeria's Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami on Thursday insisted that the establishment of the Southwest security outfit, Operation Amotekun, is illegal and has no place in the constitution.
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Mr Abubakar Malami SAN; the Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ibrahim Magu, and Chairman Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Professor Bolaji Owasanoye to revisit and fast-track prosecution of all cases of corruption in the electricity sector and ensure effective recovery of stolen public funds.
Mr Abubakar Malami, Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice has sent a bitter pill to Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state, to swallow, by asking him to disband immediately the caretaker committees he set up at the councils last December.