Tag: Judgement

Oshiomhole Appeals Suspension Order, Seeks Stay of judgment

Henry Solomon- March 5, 2020

The suspended National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, on Thursday approached the Court of Appeal, seeking it to set aside the ... Read More

Court Okays Termination of Appointment by Diamond Bank

Henry Solomon- November 12, 2018

The National Industrial Court, Abuja, on Monday said a new generation bank (Diamond Bank Plc) was right to have terminated the appointment of its employee, ... Read More

NFF Crisis: Dalung Sets Up Round-table to Find Lasting Solution

Henry Solomon- July 24, 2018

The Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung, on Tuesday, said football stakeholders in the country must now find a lasting solution to the ... Read More

EFCC Recorded Over 647 Convictions From 2015 to Date

Henry Solomon- May 31, 2018

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday disclosed that it had recorded over 647 financial crimes convictions from November 2015 till date. Mr ... Read More

Taraba Ex-Governor Jolly Nyame Bags 14 Years for Corruption

Henry Solomon- May 30, 2018

An FCT High Court on Wednesday convicted and sentenced former Taraba Gov. Jolly Nyame to 14 years’ imprisonment with no option of fine over N1.64 ... Read More

Appeal Court Upturns Life Sentence Passed on a Man After 5 Years

Henry Solomon- April 23, 2018

The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Monday overturned the life-sentenced passed by n FCT High Court Maitama lower court on 35-year-old David Odey in 2013. ... Read More

Addressing Gender Bias: Female Judges Share Their Experience

Henry Solomon- July 26, 2017

Child marriage, gender bias, female trafficking, sexual/domestic violence, inheritance and succession for women, among others issues, were on top of the agenda of a conference ... Read More

Saraki Lauds Court Judgement Against Sahara Reporters

Henry Solomon- June 30, 2017

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Thursday commended the judgment of an Ilorin High Court that ruled that the publisher of the online news platform, Sahara ... Read More

Town Hall Meeting: Acting President Osinbajo Addresses The Displaced In Bakassi

Henry Solomon- June 2, 2017

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has assured the people of Bakassi and government of Cross River that the Federal Government remains committed to addressing the ... Read More

2 Cattle Rustlers Receive Death By Hanging Sentence In Kogi

Henry Solomon- May 5, 2017

A Kogi High Court sitting in Okene on Thursday sentenced two trans-border cattle rustlers – Muhammed Lawal Jauro and Yusuf Sanni – to death by ... Read More

NTA News Summary: FG Responds to Judgment On Justice Ademola’s Case

Henry Solomon- April 7, 2017

NTA News Summary FG Responds to Judgment On Justice Ademola Case Following some losses in the court over corruption cases, the Federal Government on Wednesday ... Read More

Update; Diezani’s billions forfeited to Nigeria

Abdul Jimoh- February 17, 2017

Former Petroleum, Diezani Allison-Madueke A Federal High Court Lagos on Thursday ordered the final forfeiture of the sum of N34 billion (153 million dollars) linked ... Read More

Judgment Day for Wagbatsoma, Others on N1.9bn Oil Subsidy Fraud

AMT Tanimu- January 12, 2017

Wilson Uwujaren, Abuja: Justice Lateefa Okunnu of a Lagos State High Court, Ikeja, will on Friday, January 13, 2017, deliver judgment in an N1.9 billion ... Read More

ECOWAS Court Says Dasuki Detention Illegal, Slams 15m Fine On FG

Henry Solomon- October 5, 2016

Col. Sambo Dasuki (Rtd) Former National Security Adviser (NSA) The ECOWAS Court on Tuesday has ordered the immediate release former National Security Adviser(NSA), retired Col. ... Read More

Court Upholds The Appointment of Customs Boss

Henry Solomon- September 16, 2016

Federal High Court in Lagos on Friday dismissed a suit challenging the appointment of retired Col. Hameed Ali, as the Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs ... Read More

Court To Pass Judgement Against Omatseye On The 20th Of May

Henry Solomon- May 9, 2016

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday fixed May 20 for judgment against Raymond Omatseye, a former Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency ... Read More

Senate President Reacts to Supreme Court Ruling

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 5, 2016

Senate President Bukola Saraki After listening to the ruling of the Supreme Court in the appeal he filed to challenge the process of arraigning him ... Read More

Supreme Court Sacks Ubah, Oduah, Announces Replacements

Streaming Admin- January 29, 2016

Supreme Court The Supreme Court has nullified the elections of the senator representing Anambra South, Andy Ubah and his Anambra Central counterpart, Stella Oduah over ... Read More

Wike To Challenge Mandate Nullification In Supreme Court

Henry Solomon- December 17, 2015

Nyesom Wike, Executive Governor Rivers State Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike, has disagreed with the Court of Appeal's ruling against his election and instructed his ... Read More

Court Orders Mandela, Zuma Relatives to Pay Compensation to Mine Shareholders

Henry Solomon- June 26, 2015

Aurora mine ( Photo: EWN)   Relatives of the Nelson Mandela and South African President Jacob Zuma acted in a reckless and fraudulent manner when ... Read More