Seyi Makinde, the Oyo State governor, has urged residents to remain calm over the ruling of the Appeal Court on Monday. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), had declared Makinde of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) winner of the 2019 governorship election, but Adebayo Adelabu, candidate of the All Progressives …
The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Wednesday, reserved its rulings in four appeals instituted by suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, against his trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). Justice Steven Adah led two other justices of the court to reserve their rulings after the …
The Supreme Court will Thursday deliver its ruling on the leadership crisis facing the Nigerian Football Federation, NFF. The tussle is between Christopher Giwa and NFF’s current president, Amaju Pinnick. Earlier rulings by the Court of Appeal and the Federal High Court affirmed Pinnick’s election. Giwa is contending that his …
The Federal High Court, Abuja has fixed February 28 to rule on a motion seeking to stop a public hearing of the House of Representatives on why a law student was not called to bar. A law student, Firdaus Abdulsalam, was not called to the Nigerian Bar on Dec. 13 …
By Ibrahim Umar Okon Abang, justice of the federal high court, Abuja, Friday declined hearing Governor Okezie Ikpeazu’s application for stay of execution against the ruling removing him as governor. The judge also affirmed his jurisdiction to entertain the suit, which arose from a motion by Ikpeazu’s lawyer Wole Olaonipekun. …
Okon Abang, judge of Federal High Court, Abuja, has ruled on the application for stay of proceeding filed by Abia Governor Okezie Ikpeazu. Abang ordered the contending parties, Ikpeazu and court-ordered governor-elect Uche Ogah to maintain the status quo until the suit is determined on Thursday.
A justice of the Federal High Court, Abuja, John Tsoho, has fixed Friday, 29 January, for the ruling on the bail application of leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB and radio Biafra director, Nnamdi Kanu. Hislawyer, MU Udechukwu has urged the court to release him on bail saying …