Tag Archives: Court

Melaye’s recall: INEC awaits Court of Appeal decision

Senator Dino-Melaye The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it would await Court of Appeal’s decision on latest suit over Sen. Dino Melaye’s recall before taking further steps on it. The commission disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday night

Sterling Bank Drags Staff To Court For Stealing Customer’s N2m

  Court gavel. Paul Iyoghojie The management of Sterling Bank Plc, Lagos has dragged its staff and a teller attached to its Wilmer Branch, Olodi-Apapa area of Lagos, Chidebe Henry Ikenna, 41, before a Lagos Magistrate Court for allegedly stealing

BREAKING: Court Fails To Deliver Judgment On Evans Suit

The Federal High Court in Lagos has failed to deliver judgment in the N300m Fundamental Rights Enforcement Suit brought by a suspected kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, also known as Evans, against the Nigerian Police Force. This follows the claim by the

Court To Rule On N7.6bn Linked To Diezani

The Federal High Court in Lagos will today decide on whether or not to permanently forfeit the N7,646,700,000 allegedly hidden in a bank by a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke, to the Federal Government. The court had

BREAKING: FG Asks Court To Revoke Nnamdi Kanu’s Bail

The Federal Government has asked the court to revoke the bail granted leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu. The government cited disobedience of the bail conditions granted to Kanu as part of the reasons for its request.

BREAKING: Appeal Court Upholds Removal Of George Sekibo As Senator

The Appeal Court has dismissed an appeal filed by Senator George Sekibo challenging the judgment of the Rivers State National Election Tribunal which removed him as Senator representing Rivers East Senatorial District. The Appellate Court held that the appeal lacked

BREAKING: Court Orders Interim Forfeiture Of More Assets Linked To Diezani

The Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the interim forfeiture of assets valued at $16,441,906 linked the former Petroleum Minister, Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission told Justice Abdulaziz Anka that the assets are suspected

Court Orders Temporary Forfeiture Of N437m, Properties Linked To Permanent Secretary

The Federal High Court Sitting in Lagos has granted an order of interim forfeiture of the sum of N437,348,181 linked to a current Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment, Clement Illoh Onubuogu. Justice Abdulaziz Anka granted

Court Martial Sentences Airman To Death For Killing Girlfriend

The General Court Martial of the Nigerian Air Force has sentenced Air Craftsman Kalu Bernard of the Nigerian Air Force Ammamem unit, to death by hanging for killing his girlfriend and colleague, Miss Oladipupo Sholape on March 12, 2017. The

Court hears Olugbon chieftaincy crisis suit Aug. 9

Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan An Oyo State High Court, sitting in Oyo town, on Thursday adjourned a case instituted by five ruling houses in Orile Igbon, challenging the appointment of Olusola Alao as the new Olugbon of Orile Igbon. The claimants