Dasuki won’t attend court till government obeys bail orders

Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd) Former National Security Adviser |(NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd) has said he would no longer appear for trial on alleged illegal possession of firearms and money laundering until the Federal Government obeyed orders admitting him to bail. He is also being tried on alleged breach of public trust and diversion of […]

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Alleged bribery: Court stops Kano Assembly from probing governor

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje A High court in Kano State has stopped the state assembly from probing an alleged $5 million bribery against the state’s Governor Abdullahi Ganduje. The presiding judge, Justice A.T. Badamasi gave the order on Monday while ruling on an ex-parte application by one Muhammad Zubair, the National Coordinator of Lawyers for Sustainable […]

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Delta APC primaries: Court issues contempt notice on Oshiomhole, INEC Chairman

The Federal High Court sitting at Asaba has issued a contempt notice on All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole for disobeying its order not to submit a list of Delta APC candidates to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) until the resolution of the case. The court noted that despite its October 17 order, Oshiomole submitted names of purported National […]

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Ekiti poll tribunal rejects PDP, candidate’s plea to add witness

The Ekiti State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal on Thursday refused to permit the Peoples Democratic Party,PDP, and its candidate in the July 14 election in the state, Prof. Kolapo Olusola, leave to call an additional witness. PDP and Kolapo are challenging the outcome of the election in which Governor Kayode Fayemi of the All Progressives […]

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Alleged certificate fraud: Police arraign Adeleke, principal, teacher

The PDP governorship candidate in the September 22 election in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, was on Wednesday arraigned at the Federal High Court in Abuja on allegation of examination malpractices. Adeleke was arraigned alongside the principal of Ojo-Aro Community Grammar School, Mr. Aregbesola Muftau; the registrar of the school, Mr. Gbadamosi Ojo; and a […]

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Citizens take FG to ECOWAS court over high cost of nomination forms

ECOWAS Court Some Nigerian citizens have dragged the Federal Government of Nigeria before the ECOWAS Court of Justice over high cost of nomination forms for elective posts. Kenneth Roberts, Goodluck Edafe, Dr. Matthew Oguche, Macaulay S. William-Jumbo and Josephine E. Okeke, (plaintiffs) stated in a suit marked, ECW/CCJ/APP/49/18, dated October 18 and filed the same […]

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Court orders police to pay social movement N500 million

#OurMumuDonDo Movement. Photo credit: BellaNaija A Federal high court in Abuja has ordered the Nigerian police to pay the #OurMumuDonDo movement a total sum of N500 million and also tender an official apology in two national newspapers, “Federal High Court in Abuja orders Nigerian Police to pay the #OurMumuDonDo Movement N50Million and also tender an […]

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