Tag: Court of Appeal

Bernard DayoMay 10, 2019

Court of Appeal dismisses Onnoghen’s suit challenging order to vacate office

According to ThisDay, a Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has dismissed a suit filed by the suspended Chief Justice ...

Bernard DayoApril 8, 2019

The Late 5: Nigeria leading in cyber policing in West Africa – Buhari; Oyetola seeks Court of Appeal in Osun | Other stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: Supreme Court strikes Magnus Abe’s notice of amendment The Supreme Court has ...

Bernard DayoMarch 30, 2019

Court orders Nnamdi Kanu’s arrest, Court of Appeal nullifies Zamfara APC guber primary and other stories that made the headlines this week

Here are the stories that drove conversation during the week: Asset declaration charges against me ”invalid, useless” – Onnoghen The ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqFebruary 8, 2019

Just In: Supreme Court sets aside Appellate Court ruling, bars APC from fielding candidates in Rivers

The Supreme Court has on Friday upheld the ruling of a Rivers High court barring the All Progressives Congress (APC) from ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJanuary 30, 2019

Appeal Court dismisses suit by Justice Onnoghen seeking to halt his trial at the CCT

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), has dismissed the suit filed by the suspended ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJanuary 24, 2019

Just In: Appeal Court declares Donald Duke SDP Presidential candidate

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has declared former Cross River Governor, Donald Duke as the Presidential candidate of the Social Democratic ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 2, 2018

The Big 5: Buhari begins 10-day vacation in London, Appeal Court upholds NASS powers to re-order election sequence I More stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: President Muhammadu Buhari will from August 3, begin a 10-day working ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 21, 2018

The Big 5: IGP directs SARS commander to sue Wike, Housewives abducted by Gunmen in Kaduna and other stories.

Here are the stories you should be monitoring today: The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the Rivers ...

AzeezAugust 22, 2017

NJC appeals judgment restricting investigation of Justice Ademola

The National Judicial Council has appealed against a judgement of the Federal High Court which stopped it from inviting Justice ...

AzeezAugust 6, 2017

EFCC can take me to the Supreme Court if they want – Ngilari

Former governor of Adamawa State, Bala Ngilari has said the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) can appeal his acquittal ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 21, 2017

EFCC vows to appeal Bala Ngilari’s acquittal

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said it would appeal Thursday’s acquittal of a former Governor of Adamawa, Bala ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 20, 2017

Court discharges former Adamawa gov, Bala Ngilari

The Court of Appeal sitting in Yola, Adamawa, has discharged and acquitted former governor of the state, Bala Ngilari, Punch ...

AzeezFebruary 18, 2017

I will shut Fayose, Wike out of PDP – Sheriff

by Azeez Adeniyi The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Chairman, Ali Modu Sheriff has promised to make Governor Ayodele Fayose ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 17, 2017

It’s time to leave PDP’s carcass… – Fani-Kayode

by Dolapo Adelana Former Minister for Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode says its time for members of the People Democratic Party ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 26, 2016

Backstory: Eyitayo Jegede’s journey to emerge PDP candidate

The emergence of Eyitayo Jegede (SAN) as the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was sealed by the Court ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 22, 2016

BREAKING: Appeal court upholds Dickson’s election

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja, on Thursday, upheld the election of Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State. In ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 22, 2016

Just In: Appeal Court upholds David Mark’s election

The Court of Appeal has dismissed the petition filed by the All Progressives Congress candidate for the Benue South senatorial ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 21, 2016

Just In: Court of Appeal okays use of hijab in Lagos

The Court of Appeal sitting in Lagos state has reversed the judgment of a Lagos State High Court in Ikeja ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJuly 5, 2016

‘I still remain PDP chairman’ | Ali Modu Sheriff disagrees with Court ruling

Factional leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has maintained that even though a Federal High Court in Port-Harcourt on ...

Mazi EmekaJune 20, 2016

Why Tompolo wants case transferred to Appeal Court

Wanted former militant leader, Government ‘Tompolo’ Ekpemupolo, has prayed a Federal High Court in Lagos to transfer his case to ...

Dele BenjaminJune 2, 2016

From ‘lack of judges’ to ‘ill health’, Saraki’s appeal delayed again

Yet again, the hearing of Senate President, Bukola Saraki’s appeal at the Federal Court of Appeal against his trial at ...

Mazi EmekaMay 31, 2016

Lack of judges postpones Saraki’s fate

Inability to form a quorum by judges, on Tuesday, caused a delay in an appeal filed by President Saraki Bukola. ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 25, 2016

Appeal Court says no bail for Biafra leader, Nnamdi Kanu

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has today, dismissed the appeal of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 9, 2016

An appeals court in Lagos just sent potential terrorists a strong message

#TheNewsIn100Words A Court of Appeal in Lagos state has confirmed the September 30, 2015 judgment of a Federal High Court in ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJanuary 5, 2016

How Abia indigenes celebrated Court of Appeal judgement (WATCH)

The Court of Appeal in Owerri on January 1, sacked Okezie Ikpeazu of the Peoples Democratic Party, as the Governor ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJanuary 5, 2016

Sacked Abia governor heads to Supreme Court – See Notice of Appeal (PHOTOS)

The Peoples Democratic Party, Abia state chapter has rejected the judgement of the Court of Appeal sacking Governor Okezie Ikpeazu In ...

Op-Ed EditorJanuary 2, 2016

Opinion: Why the Appeal Court ruling on Abia election may be a pyrrhic victory for Alex Otti

I am a Lawyer. Like we say, I am a Minister in the Temple of Justice. At the Law School, we ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 22, 2015

‘You’re all murderers’ | Appeal Court website hacked

The website of the Court of Appeal has been hacked by Shiite Muslim sect sympathisers. A visit to the website ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 28, 2015

BREAKING: Court of Appeal sacks David Mark

The Court of Appeal has nullified the election of former Senate President, David Mark. The National and State Assembly Election ...

Adebayo EmuleomoNovember 24, 2015

A month after, Kogi governor heeds Appeal Court ruling on LG Chairmen

Kogi state governor, Capt Idris Wada has reinstated the state Council Chairmen that were sacked by the order of a ...

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