The judge ordered that the Nigerian passports, allegedly retained by solicitor Ashimedua Okonkwo since late 2017, be returned “forthwith”. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A solicitor’s retention of the passports of a Nigerian woman and her teenage daughter, currently in emergency accommodation, in a dispute over €1,500 (...)

A Co Donegal teenager who suffered catastrophic injuries when the car in which he was a passenger ended up on its roof has settled his High Court action for €4.5m.  File photograph: Getty Images

A Co Donegal teenager who suffered catastrophic injuries when the car in which he was a passenger ended up on its roof after hitting a telegraph pole (...)