Monday, May 25, 2020

Judge, Who Annulled Nigeria June 12, Election is Dead

Dahiru Saleh, the judge, who pronounced the annulment of the June 12, 1993 presidential election, is dead. The retired judge died in Bauchi state and...

Court Awards 1million Damages against FG for #RevolutionNow Protest Disruption

The Federal High Court in Lagos has awarded N1m damages against the Federal Government over the police disruption of the #Revolution Now protest of...

Former JAMB Boss, Dibu Ojerinde, Forfeits Properties to FG

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the interim forfeiture of Gravity FM, Igboho and some other properties belonging to Ex-Registrar of...

Court Remands Suspected Killers of Afenifere Leader’s Daughter

Four suspected killers of Olufunke Olakunri, daughter of the Leader of Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti have been remanded at Owo correctional centre by an...

Ondo Govt Arraigns Suspected Killers of Pa Fasoranti’s Daughter

The suspected killers of Mrs Funke Olakunrin,  daughter of the National Leader of Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti have been arraigned by the Ondo State...

Appeal Court Affirms Wada as PDP Candidate

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has affirmed Musa Wada as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) in the November 16, 2019...

Covid-19: Buhari Writes CJN, Wants Freedom Considered for 52,226 Inmates Awaiting...

President Muhammadu Buhari has called for urgent measures towards the speedy trial of cases and decongestion of custodial centres in the country in view...

Lagos State Withdraws Case against Naira Marley, Others on Three Conditions

Lagos State Government on Wednesday withdrew the charge brought against musician, Azeez Fashola, also known as Naira Marley, and former Lagos governorship aspirant, Babatunde...

Appeal Court Cases in FCT, Lagos, Ogun, Suspended— Appeal Court President

All cases in the Court of Appeal divisions of the Federal Capital Territory, Ogun State and Lagos State have been suspended by the Acting...

Supreme Court Dismisses APC’s Request to Review Zamfara Judgment

The Supreme Court has dismissed the All Progressives Congress(APC), appeal to review the judgement by the apex Clcourt sacking the party from the government...

Coronavirus: Judicial Service Committee to Undergo Compulsory Test

The Judicial Service Committee (JSC) of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has ordered all judicial officials in the Territory to present themselves along with...

Court Slates March 23rd for Sanusi Lamido’s Suit against Anti-graft Agency...

A Federal High Court sitting in Kano on Wednesday fixed March 23rd, for continuation of hearing in the suit filed by the deposed Emir...

Appeal Court Halts Oshiomhole’s Suspension

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has halted the suspension of Adams Oshiomhole as the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress. Justice Danlami Senchi...

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...

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