Tag: Appeal Court

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Bernard DayoJuly 2, 2019

The Big 5: Outsiders won’t take our land – Fayemi on Ruga controversy; Buhari finally fires NHIS boss Usman Yusuf | Other top stories

Here are the stories that you should be monitoring today: Labour threatens strike over delay in implementation of minimum wage ...

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Bernard DayoMay 30, 2019

The Late 5: Court of Appeal sacks Ned Nwoko as PDP senator-elect; EFCC debunks arrest of former Gov Okorocha | Other top stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: Court of Appeal sacks Ned Nwoko as PDP senator-elect  The Court of ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJanuary 30, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 30th of January

Follow the link to read the story on YNaija:   Appeal Court dismisses suit by Justice Onnoghen seeking to halt ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJuly 6, 2018

Supreme Court clears Saraki of asset declaration charges

The Supreme Court has on Friday upheld the appeal of Senate President Bukola Saraki and cleared him of the charges ...

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AzeezDecember 12, 2017

Just In: Appeal Court returns Saraki’s false asset declaration case to CCT

The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Wednesday ordered that Senate President, Bukola Saraki be retried before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) ...

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AzeezDecember 11, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 11th of December

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: Buhari may have to consider consulting Okorocha’s ministry of ...

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AzeezDecember 11, 2017

You have no power to prosecute judges | Appeal court tells EFCC

The Court of Appeal in Lagos has said the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) cannot prosecute judges. Senior Advocate ...

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AzeezOctober 27, 2017

Appeal court upholds seizure of Tompolo’s property

An Appeal Court in Lagos has upheld the decision of the Federal High Court ordering the seizure of property belonging to ...

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AzeezOctober 20, 2017

Appeal Court sentences Kebbi Accountant-General to 70 years in prison

An Appeal Court in Kebbi has sentenced the state’s Accountant-General, Mohammed Dakingari to 70 years in prison. Dakingari was found guilty of N1.6bn ...

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AzeezSeptember 28, 2017

Just In: Melaye’s recall transferred to Appeal Court

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday withdrew its motion asking the Federal High Court in Abuja to allow it ...

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AzeezSeptember 13, 2017

Appeal Court dismisses ex-governor Shema’s application to stop trial

An Appeal Court in Kaduna has dismissed an application filed by the former governor of Katsina State, Ibrahim Shehu Shema, ...

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AzeezJuly 12, 2017

Appeal Court judge withdraws from Patience Jonathan’s hearing for ‘personal reasons’

The Court of Appeal in Lagos on Wednesday was unable to hear an appeal by the wife of former President ...

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AzeezJune 30, 2017

Decisions by industrial courts can be appealed – Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Friday held that all decisions made by the industrial court can be appealed at the Court ...

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AzeezJune 14, 2017

Assets declaration: Appeal Court acquits Orubebe

The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Wednesday acquitted former Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godsday Orubebe of a conviction ...

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AzeezJune 9, 2017

Just In: Appeal Court affirms Obaseki’s election

The Appeal Court on Friday affirmed the election of Godwin Obaseki of the All Progressives Congress as the governor of ...

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AzeezMarch 25, 2017

Appeal Court nullifies impeachment of ex-Ondo deputy gov

An Appeal Court sitting in Akure on Friday nullified the impeachment of the former deputy governor of the state, Alhaji ...

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AzeezFebruary 27, 2017

PDP crisis: Sheriff asks court to jail Makarfi, Fani-Kayode, others

by Azeez Adeniyi National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ali Modu Sheriff has urged the court of Appeal ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 24, 2017

$330,000 fraud: Appeal Court affirms ex-Lagos Court registrar’s 10-year imprisonment

by Dolapo Adelana The Lagos Division of the Court of Appeal has dismissed an application filed by a former Lagos ...

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AzeezFebruary 23, 2017

NBA shortlists 12 lawyers for appointment as Appeal Court Justices

by Azeez Adeniyi The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has shortlisted 12 lawyers for appointment as Justices of the Court of ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 19, 2017

Fayose speaking for himself, not all PDP governors – Sheriff

by Dolapo Adelana The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, has said Governor Ayodele ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 19, 2017

PDP convention will hold soon – Sheriff

by Dolapo Adelana Reinstated chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff has said he would soon ...

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ToluFebruary 18, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: Senator Murray-Bruce reacts to Sheriff’s emergence as PDP Chairman

Unlike the PDP governors who have vowed not to cooperate with the party’s newly-restored Chairman, Ali Modu Sheriff, Senator Ben ...

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AzeezFebruary 18, 2017

PDP power tussle: Makarfi heads to Supreme Court

by Azeez Adeniyi The Ahmed Makarfi faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said it would head to the ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 17, 2017

PDP Chairmanship tussle: APC plotting a one-party state – Makarfi faction

by Dolapo Adelana The Ahmed Makarfi faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the ruling All Progressives Congress ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 17, 2017

BREAKING: Appeal Court declares Ali-Modu Sheriff PDP chairman

by Dolapo Adelana The Port Harcourt division of the Appeal Court Friday declared Ali Modu Sheriff as the legitimate chairman ...

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AzeezFebruary 10, 2017

The Late 5: These are the stories that drove conversations today

These are top five stories that drove conversations today. PHOTOS OF $9.8M RECOVERED FROM RESIDENCE OF EX-NNPC GMD The Economic ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 5, 2017

Court rejects appeal to restore Trump’s travel ban

The US federal appeals court has rejected an appeal by the Donald Trump administration to restore the travel ban halted ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 19, 2016

Appointing more judges not the solution to delayed cases – Acting CJN

The acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, says the appointment of more judges would not solve the number of ...

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AzeezDecember 16, 2016

Judges must resist external intimidation – CJN

The Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen on Friday urged Justices of the Court of Appeal to ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 15, 2016

BREAKING: Appeal Court adjourns PDP leadership tussle indefintely

The leadership tussle in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) appears to have no end in sight, as the Appeal Court ...

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