Imo Police Parade 87 Suspects

The Imo State Police Command yesterday paraded 49 suspects for various crimes ranging from murder, kidnapping, cultism, robbery and child trafficking. The command also paraded 38 suspects whom the commander of the 34 Artillery Brigade, Brig-Gen. H. I Bature handed over to the police following their arrest during the just-concluded Operation Python Dance II (Egwu…

Unending Increase In Pre-Trial Detention

Inspite of the constitutional framework, which has provided channels of access to justice the state of pre-trial detention is on the increase with detainees suffering so much with its attendant effect on the socio-economic wellbeing of Nigeria. Pre-trial detention serves an important purpose in the judicial process. But in practice its excessive and arbitrary use,…

How Nigeria Can Be Food Sufficient – Diete-Spiff

The Amanyanabo of Twon-Brass in Bayelsa State, King Alfred Diete-Spiff says Nigeria can be food sufficient if every family establishes small farmsteads in their neighbourhood. Diete-Spiff who spoke during the World Food Day celebrations held in Port Harcourt recently suggested that small family farms could contribute hugely to food production in the country. He described…