Tag: Federal High Court

CJN Tasks New Acting Chief Judge On Objectivity

Abdul Jimoh- July 26, 2019

Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Tanko Muhammad, on Friday, urged the newly sworn-in Acting Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice John Tsoho, ... Read More

Contempt: Court Orders IGP, Kyari To Appear On Sept. 25

Abdul Jimoh- July 10, 2019

Justice Dorcas Agishi of the Federal High Court on Wednesday ordered the Inspector General of Police and Abba Kyari, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) in ... Read More

Court adjourns suit seeking Gbajabiamila’s disqualification

admin- June 7, 2019

A Federal High  Court on Friday adjourned for further mention a suit challenging the nomination of Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, a member of the House of ... Read More

Dasuki Gate: Court admits Metuh’s evidence of N400m expenditure

admin- May 21, 2019

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has admitted in evidence, the final account tendered by Olisa Metuh, former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party ... Read More

The Federal High Court: declares sale of Etisalat illegal

admin- April 5, 2019

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has set aside the sale of Etisalat (9mobile) to Teleology Nigeria Limited. Justice Binta Nyako in a ruling yesterday also ... Read More

Court stops INEC from collating, declaring Bauchi guber result

admin- March 20, 2019

PDP, lawyers reject ex parte order as women protestThe Federal High Court, Abuja, yesterday ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to stop the collation ... Read More

Breaking: INEC Delists APC Candidates In Cross River , Few Hours To The Elections

Abdul Jimoh- February 23, 2019

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has directed its Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Cross River to remove the names of all candidates of All ... Read More

EFCC moves for interim forfeiture of Bankers Warehouse’s $2.8m

admin- December 24, 2018

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Enugu Zonal Office, has filed a motion at a Federal High Court, Enugu, seeking an order for the ... Read More

NYSC member Chibuzor planning £12.5m scam arrested

admin- December 17, 2018

Ogbonna Victor Chibuzor: Online confidence trickster arrested Ogbonna Victor Chibuzor, a serving member of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC was charged today with attempting ... Read More

NAPTIP warns against illegal adoption of children

admin- November 23, 2018

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has warned Nigerians against illegal adoption of children. The Director-General of NAPTIP, Ms Julie ... Read More

Federal Government Applies to Try Dasuki in Absentia

Henry Solomon- November 13, 2018

The Federal Government on Tuesday applied to the Federal High Court in Abuja to continue the trial of the former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki ... Read More

Fayose Pleads Not Guilty To N30.8bn Fraud Charge, Remanded In EFCC Custody

Abdul Jimoh- October 22, 2018

After being in custody for five days, the immediate past Governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose, on Monday appeared before a Federal High Court, Lagos, charged ... Read More

EFCC Challenges Contempt Charge Against Minister of Information

Henry Solomon- October 2, 2018

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has asked a Federal High Court in Lagos to dismiss a motion filed by a former Minister of ... Read More

Ekiti APC elders beg Oni to withdraw suit against Fayemi

admin- August 31, 2018

The Ekiti State All Progressives Congress (APC) Elders’ Forum on Friday appealed to former Gov. Segun Oni  to withdraw the suit challenging the eligibility of the governor-elect, ... Read More

INEC boss appeals arrest order

admin- August 3, 2018

Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu, the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has asked the Court of Appeal to vacate the arrest order issued against ... Read More

INEC officials remanded in prison

admin- July 31, 2018

INEC Three members of staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) have been remanded in prison custody for alleged money laundering. They were remanded ... Read More

Union Homes sues Stella Oduah over N385m debt

admin- June 18, 2018

Another creditor Union Homes Savings and Loans plc, has come knocking at Senator Stella Oduah’s doors, demanding the repayment of N385 million mortgage debt. The ... Read More

$15.5m Account freeze: Absence Of Judge Stalls Patience Jonathan”s Suit

Abdul Jimoh- May 22, 2018

The absence of Justice Mohammed Idris of a Federal High Court Lagos on Tuesday, stalled the continuation of hearing in a suit filed by the ... Read More

Breaking: Metuh collapses in court

admin- May 21, 2018

Metuh collapses in Court. Mr. Olisa Metuh, former  National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has collapsed at the Federal High Court in Abuja as ... Read More

Breaking: Senate backpedals on Omo-Agege

admin- May 15, 2018

Senate backpedals on Senator Ovie Omo-Agege’s resumption. Above Senate President Bukola Saraki and Omo-Agege in January 2016, when Omo-Agege was sworn in as a senator ... Read More