Monday, April 6, 2020

Appeal Court Fixes Another Date for Oshiomhole’s Appeal

The scheduled hearing in the appeal by the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole has been put off by the...

Coronavirus: Premier League Games Postponed till April 3

The 2019/2020 Premier League season has been suspended due to coronavirus outbreak Fixtures have been postponed for the next three weeks until April 3 due...

Former Chief Magistrate Bags Five Year Jail Term for Stealing 

A former Chief Magistrate in Oyo State state, Mutiat Omobola Adio, was on Friday convicted for stealing the sum of N22,375,913 from a commercial...

Justice Bulkachuwa Retires, Quits as Court of Appeals President

The President of Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, on Thursday bowed out of the bench as she clocked the statutory mandatory retirement age...

Court Dismisses Ex-INEC Chair, Maurice Iwu’s Application to Transfer Case to...

Justice Nicholas Oweibo of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on March 6, 2020, dismissed an application filed by Prof. Maurice Iwu. The...

Buhari Appoints Justice Mensem as Acting  Court of Appeal President 

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Hon. Justice Monica B. Dongban Mensem as the Acting President of the Court of Appeal for...

Court Suspends Oshiomole as APC National Chairman

A Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court on Wednesday ordered the suspension of Adams Oshiomole as the National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress,...

Supreme Court Dismisses Case of Ihedioha vs Uzodinma

The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed the applications brought by former Governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha, urging it to review its judgment in...

Supreme Court to Deliver Judgment on Imo Review by 3pm

The Supreme Court has stood down for judgement in the application for review of the decision sacking former governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha...

Supreme Court Adjourns Zamfara Application Review to March 17

The Supreme Court has adjourned the determination of an application seeking review of its judgment in the March 9 gubernatorial election in Zamfara State...

Imo: Supreme Court Adjourns PDP’s Judgment Review Application 

The Supreme Court has again adjourned the hearing of an application seeking the review of its judgment which sacked Emeka Ihedioha as Governor of...

No Candidate for PDP in Kogi Governorship Election— Court

A High Court sitting in Lokoja, Kogi State on Thursday ruled that the Peoples Democratic Party had no candidate in the November 16 governorship...

Court Remands Man for Allegedly Defiling 8-year-Old Daughter

A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Iyaganku, Ibadan, ordered that a 50-year-old man, Amuda Yussuf, who allegedly defiled his eight-year-old daughter, be remanded in a...

Court Adjourns Moro’s Corruption Case Till March 25

Justice Dimgba Igwe of Federal High Court, Abuja has adjourned the corruption trial of the former Minister of Interior, Abba Moro, till March 25,...

Bayelsa Guber Tussle: Our Decision is Final- Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has dismissed an application for review of the judgment which sacked the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in...

Metuh Sentenced to 7 years Imprisonment

Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, has found former spokesperson for the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP), Olisah Metuh, guilty of on seven...

Court Finds Olisa Metuh, Former PDP Spokesperson, Guilty of Laundering N400m

The Federal High Court in Abuja has found Mr Olisa Metuh guilty of money laundering in the sum of N400 million. The trial judge, Justice...

Alleged Money Laundering: Former PDP Spokesperson Olisa Metuh to Know Fate...

The embattled former spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh, will know his fate in the N400 million fraud charges instituted against...

Court Adjourns Jones Abiri’s Trial to April 21

The court case involving the publisher and editor-in-chief of the Weekly Source, Jones Abiri, has been adjourned to 21st April for trial. Earlier today,  Jones...

Maryam Sanda Wants Appeal Court to Set  Aside Death Sentence

Maryam Sanda, the woman who was sentenced to death for killing Bilyaminu Bello, her husband, has asked the Court of Appeal to set aside...

Court Dissolves 1-Year-old Marriage Over Lack of Love

A Grade 1 Area Court in Kubwa, on Thursday dissolved a one-year-old marriage between Halima Sa’idu and her husband Haruna Abdullahi over lack of...

Court Orders Release of Dasuki’s Passport

The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), sitting at Maitama, Abuja, has ordered the release of the international passport of a former...

Judgment Review: Supreme Court Adjourns Hearing on Zamfara Election

The Supreme Court has rescheduled to March 2, the hearing of the motion by the Abdul’aziz Yari faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in...

Supreme Court Adjourns Hearing of Ihedioha’s Appeal

Supreme Court has adjourned the hearing of an application filed by Emeka Ihedioha to review its judgment on the Imo State governorship election to...

Shari’a Council Dares Shekau to Come out of Hiding

The Supreme Council for Shari’ah in Nigeria, on Monday,described Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau as a coward and challenged him to come out of...

Court Bars INEC From De-registering 31 Political Parties

The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Monday, restrained the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) from deregistering 31 political parties. The restraining order followed...

Court Issues Arrest Warrant for Former Custom Boss,  Abdullahi Dikko

A Federal High Court sitting Abuja in Monday presided over by Justice Ifeoma Ojukwu has issued a bench warrant for the arrest of former Comptroller...

Court Grants Agba Jalingo Bail

A Nigerian journalist, Agba Jalingo, has been granted bail by the Federal High Court Calabar after spending 174 days in detention in both the...

Appeal Court President Inaugurates 17th Court of Appeal in Delta

The President of the Appeal Court, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, has inaugurated the 17th Division of the Court located on Mariam Babangida Way in Asaba on...

Court Dismisses Suit Challenging Eligibility of Senator Omo-Agege

Justice Othman Musa of the FCT High Court in Bwari has dismissed the suit filed challenging the eligibility of the Deputy President of the...

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