Tag: high court

AzeezSeptember 14, 2017

Melaye appeals court judgment to continue his recall process

Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye in Wednesday filed an appeal, challenging an order to continue the process ...

AzeezJuly 21, 2017

Another suit filed to declare Buhari unfit

The trustees of a civil society group, Kingdom Human Rights Foundation International have filed a suit asking for an order to ...

AzeezFebruary 3, 2017

Just In: Ex-FCT minister’s son granted N100m bail

Shamsudeen Bala Mohammed, a son of a former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Bala Mohammed Bala was on Friday ...

AzeezFebruary 3, 2017

Wike against police investigation of Rivers rerun to cover his tracks, IGP tells court

The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has asked a Federal High Court in Abuja to dismiss a suit seeking to ...

AzeezFebruary 1, 2017

Ex-FCT minister’s son remanded in Kuje prison over N1.1bn fraud

Shamsudeen Bala Mohammed, a son of a former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Mr. Mohammed Bala was on Wednesday ...

AzeezJanuary 10, 2017

Journalists barred from monitoring Nnamdi Kanu’s trial

Justice Binta Nyako, presiding judge on the trial of leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu on ...

AzeezDecember 17, 2016

Ondo: Court approves hearing of suit challenging Akeredolu’s candidacy

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Friday approved the hearing of a suit challenging the emergence of Rotimi ...

AzeezOctober 18, 2016

High Court sacks 2 federal PDP lawmakers, orders refund of salaries

A Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday sacked two members of the House of Representatives- Stella Ngwu from Igbo-Etiti and ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 21, 2016

UK Accounts: Jibrin sues 2 lawyers for defamation, demands N1.2bn

Honourable Abdulmumin Jibrin has sued two lawyers over claims that he has 1.5million pounds in his account in the United ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 18, 2016

Opinion: Patience Jonathan and her $31million Skye Bank accounts

by Tony Ogunlowo  The former First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, has written to the Chairman of the EFCC claiming the ownership ...

AzeezSeptember 15, 2016

Ekiti govt. approves N1.9bn for construction of new governor’s office, High Court

The Ekiti State Government on Thursday said it has approved N1.9bn for the construction of a new governor’s office and ...

Mazi EmekaAugust 18, 2016

Jiti Ogunye: PDP leadership tussle – How the conflicting court orders could have been averted

The apparent conflict in the orders of the Federal High Court, Abuja Division, presided over by Hon. Justice Okon Abang, ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 27, 2016

‘I’m still Governor’ | Ikpeazu vows to challenge sacking by High Court

Following the judgement of a Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday ordering his sack, Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia has ...

Dele BenjaminJune 27, 2016

How many Senators would be in tow as Saraki, Ekweremadu’s forgery trial starts today?

The forgery trial of Senate President, Bukola Saraki and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu, begins on Monday at the High Court of the ...

Dele BenjaminJune 21, 2016

This is when Saraki, others will be arraigned for ‘forgery, criminal conspiracy’

‎Senate President, Bukola Saraki and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu, will be arraigned before an Abuja high court on June 27 ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 20, 2016

Just In: Ex-NNPC boss, Andrew Yakubu, Jide Omokore arrested by EFCC

Former Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Andrew Yakubu has been arrested by the Economic and Financial ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 20, 2016

Ekiti state PDP attacks Fayose, governor says they are “day dreaming”

The first Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State, Clement Awoyelu, has attacked Governor Ayodele Fayose, calling ...

Adebayo EmuleomoApril 26, 2016

Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu loses in Abuja High Court

A Federal High Court in Abuja has struck out the application submitted by the leader of the Indigenous People of ...

Mazi EmekaMarch 14, 2016

EFCC’s aim is to ‘irritate, annoy and embarrass’ me – Rickey Tarfa

Rickey Tarfa, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, who is accused by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) of attempting ...

Adebayo EmuleomoFebruary 25, 2016

Court says Metuh’s ‘fundamental rights’ not violated

Spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh has been ordered to pay N20,000 each to six of the defendants ...

Janeth JFebruary 8, 2016

Judge rules that Dasuki’s trial must continue

A High Court of the Federal capital territory (FCT), Abuja, has discarded the application of former National Security Adviser (NSA), ...

Janeth JDecember 17, 2015

Sacked PDP Chairman, Secondus heads to Appeal Court

The Acting National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus has revealed his intention to proceed to the ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 2, 2015

Buruji Kashamu officially becomes ‘Mr Untouchable’

Buruji Kashamu is highly favoured… in the courts. A Federal High Court had in June, restrained the Federal Government from ...

Adebayo EmuleomoNovember 13, 2015

Let Dasuki go! High court orders DSS to allow former NSA travel abroad

The Department of State Security (DSS) has been ordered by the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court to allow ...

Janeth JOctober 9, 2015

Omojuwa mocks Deji Adeyanju’s lawsuit against him

Popular political blogger, Japheth Omojuwa has been dragged to court by an Abuja based socio-political activist, Deji Adeyanju, for defamation. Adeyanju ...

Kolapo OlapojuJuly 9, 2015

Explosion reported at federal high court in Rivers

There was an explosion outside the premises of the Federal High Court in Port Harcourt, today, July 9. The explosion ...

Kolapo OlapojuJuly 1, 2015

How Fani-Kayode got acquitted by a Federal High Court

After years of his trial being in court, former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has been discharged and acquitted of money ...

Janeth JMay 25, 2015

“US mind your business” | Kashamu’s supporters are not playing (PHOTOS)

by Ranti Joseph Ogun-East Senator-elect, Buruji Kashamu’s supporters invaded Federal High Court, Lagos on Monday to halt the extradition process. It ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 25, 2015

No shaking, Buhari will contest the presidential election

by Damilola Jagun A Federal High Court in Abuja has adjourned all the suits challenging the eligibility of presidential candidate ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 30, 2014

My certificates are with the Military – Buhari

by James Sambo   Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the 2015 general elections, Maj.Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), ...

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