Wednesday, October 23, 2019

NNPC: Court Suspends Ongoing Job Recruitment

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the suspension of Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) ongoing job recruitment pending determination of a...

Appeal Court Upholds Tribunal’s Nullification of Melaye’s Victory

The Court of Appeal has on Friday upheld the judgment of the National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal that nullified the election of Senator Dino...

Court Grants Sowore, Bakare N150m Bail

The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Friday, granted bail to the convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Mr. Omoyele Sowore. Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu also barred them...

Falana Absent as FG Arraigns Sowore, Bakare

The publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore is being arraigned before a Federal High Court and his co-defendant, Mr Olawale Bakare. Sowore  is the convener...

P&ID Deal: Taiga Granted N10m Bail

Mrs Grace Taiga, former Director of Legal Affairs at the Nigerian Petroleum Ministry, who was arraigned for her alleged involvement in the controversial Process and...

Court Orders Final Forfeiture of Hotel, Houses Belonging to Kwara Civil...

Justice Sikiru Oyinloye of Kwara State High Court, sitting in Ilorin has ordered the final forfeiture of a hotel and cars belonging to a...

Tribunal Upholds Governor Udom’s Election

The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Uyo in its judgment this afternoon has dismissed the petition of Mr. Nsima Ekere and the APC...

Utility Vehicles: Senate Leader Talks Tough, Says Public Outcry Nonsensical

The Senate on Wednesday justified the N5.5 billion voted for the procurement of Sport Utility Vehicles (SUV) for each of the 479 members of...

Chief Justice to Swear-in Senior Advocates of Nigeria

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad will swear-in 38 new lawyers to the rank of Senior Advocates of Nigeria on...

Appeal Court Dismisses Case against Ondo Senator, INEC over Rerun Election 

The Court of Appeal, Monday in Akure, dismissed the petition of the United People's Congress Party (UPCP) filed to nullify the victory of Senator...

Obinwanne Okeke to Forfeit $11 Million,  Diamond Ring- Grand Jury

Obinwanne Okeke, founder of the Invictus Group,  who was arrested on August 6 in the U.S. and slammed with two counts of computer and...

Tribunal Dismisses PDP’s Petition, Upholds Sen. Fatai Buhari’s Election

The National and State Houses of Assembly Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State on Wednesday upheld the election of...

Ekiti South: Sen. Olujimi Reacts to Victory at Tribunal

Senator Abiodun Olujimi has reacted to her victory at the Election Petitions Tribunal which declared her the winner of Ekiti Central Senatorial election on...

Tribunal Upholds Ekweremadu’s Senatorial Seat

The State and National Assembly Elections Petitions Tribunal in Enugu on Monday affirmed the election of Sen. Ike Ekweremadu of the Peoples Democratic Party...

Tribunal Sacks APC Ogun Reps Member, Orders Rerun

The Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, on Monday nullified the election of Hon. Kolapo Korede Osunsanya (KKO), who represents...

Tribunal Dismisses Igbinedion’s Petition for Lack of Merit

The National and State Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Benin City has dismissed the petition filed by Barr Omosede Igbinedion for lack of...

Atiku Versus Buhari: Tribunal to Deliver Judgement This Week

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal will give verdict in the suit filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku...

21-Year-Old Ekiti University Student Convicted for Cyber Crime

The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Wednesday convicted a 21-year-old student, Ojo Ayomide, for cyber crime related offences. Justice Nkeonye Maha, convicted Ayomide, 400-...

Supreme Court Sacks  Lawmaker in Ondo 

The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the removal of a member of the Ondo state House of Assembly, representing Okitipupa constituency-2, Honourable Sina Akinwumi. The...

Three Undergraduates Arraigned in Court for Gang Raping Colleague in Akure

Three students of the Ondo State School of Health Technology, Akure have been arraigned at an Akure Magistrate Court for raping a student of...

Tribunal Upholds Sen. Elisha Abbo’s Election

The Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Yola on Thursday upheld the election of Elisha Abbo as the senator representing Adamawa North Senatorial District. The News...

Court Declines Hearing Sowore’s Application Challenging His Detention by DSS

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, the nation's capital, has declined to hear thr application brought before it by Omoyele Sowore challenging his...

Court Summons AGF, EFCC over former Gov Yari’s property

The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Monday, summoned the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)...

Election Tribunal Dismisses Senator Shehu Sani’s Petition

The National and State Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in the Kaduna State capital has dismissed the petition brought before it by the Senatorial...

Atiku Vs Buhari: Presidential Election Tribunal Reserves Judgement

The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal has reserved judgment in the suit filed by Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and the Peoples Democratic Party challenging the election...

Supreme Court Dismisses Atiku, PDP’s Appeal over Alleged Central Server

The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed the appeal filed by the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, challenging the Presidential Election...

Court Restrains AGF, ICPC From Seizing Ex-Gov, Yari’s Properties

A Federal High Court in Abuja has restrained the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) and the Attorney General of the...

UI-ISI Hijab Crisis: Eight Pupils File Seperate Suits against Management

The last has not been heard on the controversy surrounding the use of hijab in the premises of the University of Ibadan International School...

Court Rejects Request to Stop Inauguration of Ministers

Justice Taiwo Taiwo of a Federal High Court in Abuja has rejected the request to stop President Muhammadu Buhari from inaugurating the ministerial nominees...

Maurice Iwu Meets N1bn Bail, Released

A former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission , Prof . Maurice Iwu, has regained his freedom after spending a week at Ikoyi...

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