Tag: Supreme Court

Kogi governorship election: Supreme Court upholds Gov Yahaya Bello’s victory

Abdul Jimoh- August 31, 2020

The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed the appeal of the candidate of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Musa Wada and his party against the election ... Read More

I feel excited being part of the National Economic Council — Uzodinma

Abdul Jimoh- January 23, 2020

The Newly sworn in Imo Governor, Chief  Hope Uzodinma, says he feels excited and encouraged being part of the National Economic Council (NEC). Uzodinma spoke ... Read More

Supreme Court upholds Fintiri’s election as Adamawa governor

inno.korie- January 21, 2020

The Supreme Court, on Tuesday, affirmed Ahmadu Fintri of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), as the validly elected governor of Adamawa State. Members of the ... Read More

President Buhari reacts to Supreme Court ruling

inno.korie- October 30, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has formally reacted to the ruling by the Supreme Court of Nigeria dismissing the petition by the People’s Democratic Party and Its ... Read More

Supreme Court dismisses Atiku, PDP’s appeal

inno.korie- October 30, 2019

The Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party and its candidate, Atiku Abubakar, challenging the election of President Muhammadu Buhari. ... Read More

Breaking: Homosexuality legal says Supreme Court

admin- September 6, 2018

India’s  Supreme Court has legalised homosexuality and  gay sex and decriminalised Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code, holding out promise of a new dawn ... Read More

Deputy Chief Justice facing graft charges gets bail

admin- August 29, 2018

Kenya’s deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu, who was arrested on Tuesday had been arraigned and granted bail by the country’s anti-corruption court. She was arraigned ... Read More

Updated: Justice Mwilu charged with tax evasion, abuse of office

admin- August 28, 2018

Kenya’s director of public prosecution has promptly charged deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu with abuse of office and tax evasion. She was arrested earlier today ... Read More

Kenya arrests deputy chief Justice Mwilu in corruption crackdown

admin- August 28, 2018

Justice Philomena Mwilu, Kenya’s deputy chief justice arrested for graft Kenya’s deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu was arrested on Tuesday for corruption allegations, failure to ... 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

Former CJN, Katsina-Alu Dies in Canada, Supreme Court Confirms

Henry Solomon- July 18, 2018

The Supreme Court on Wednesday confirmed the death of former Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Aloysius Katsina Alu. The deceased who hailed from Ushongo ... Read More

Supreme Court Sets Bukola Saraki Free From Trial

Henry Solomon- July 6, 2018

The Supreme Court on Friday discharged the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, from further trial on the allegation of non-assets declaration brought against him by the ... Read More

Taj Mahal, One of the Seven Wonders of the World Infested With Insects – Court

Henry Solomon- May 9, 2018

India’s iconic Taj Mahal, one of the seven wonders of the world and a UNESCO World Heritage site, is being overrun by insects. This concern ... Read More

CCT adjourns Saraki’s trial indefinitely pending appeal at Supreme Court

inno.korie- March 8, 2018

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) on Thursday adjourned indefinitely the  trial of Senate President Bukola Saraki, pending the determination of an appeal at the ... Read More

Bakassi : Supreme Court set Aside Judgment Compelling INEC to Conduct Election in 10 New Wards

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 23, 2018

The Supreme Court on Friday set aside the decision of the Court of Appeal, Calabar which compelled INEC to conduct elections in the 10 wards ... Read More

Assets declaration case: Supreme court rejects FG’s appeal against Saraki

inno.korie- February 21, 2018

The Supreme Court on Wednesday adjourned indefinitely hearing of a Federal Government’s appeal against the decision of the Court of Appeal, Abuja to strike out ... Read More

S/Court Fixes March 2, 2018 To Rule On Dasuki’s Continued Detention

Abdul Jimoh- December 6, 2017

  The Supreme Court on Monday fixed March 2 for judgment on an appeal by former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki, challenging his ... Read More

Liberia’s Presidential Election Contention Back to Supreme Court

Henry Solomon- November 25, 2017

The Board of Commissioners of Liberia’s National Elections Commission (NEC) has upheld Tuesday’s ruling of NEC Dispute Hearing Officer which dismissed complaints of fraud against ... Read More

Liberia’s Presidential Election In a Fix, as Supreme Court Suspends Run-off

Henry Solomon- November 6, 2017

The Liberian Supreme Court on Monday issued a stay order on the presidential run-off election earlier slated for Tuesday, until the electoral commission investigates claims ... Read More

MTN Describes $4.2bn Turkcell Claim “Baseless”

Henry Solomon- October 31, 2017

MTN on Tuesday called a 4.2 billion-dollar claim by Turkcell in a South African court over a disputed Iranian mobile phone license “opportunistic” and “baseless”, ... Read More