President Muhammadu Buhari has urged the opposition parties not to disparage the entire political system whenever court verdicts are unfavourable.
In a unanimous ruling read by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Tanko Muhammad, the apex court dismissed Mr Nwosu’s appeal. The post Imo Governorship: Supreme Court dismisses Nwosu’s appeal appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Ihedioha-Uzodinma By Ikechukwu Nnochiri The Supreme Court said it will today, deliver judgement on appeals challenging the election of governor Emeka Ihedioha of Imo State. The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Tanko Muhammad, who is heading a seven-man panel of justices of the apex court hearing four separate appeals that arose from the March […]
An Appeal Court sitting in Port Harcourt on Saturday ruled that Sen. Heineken Lokpobiri’s petition, challenging the APC governorship primary election in Bayelsa was filed out of time. Reading the judgment, Justice Isaiah Olefemi said that Lokpobiri failed to comply with the statutory 14 days period, saying that he ought to have filed the case […]
The judge had ordered that Mr Okoh be remanded in prison for at least 30 days “until he purges himself of the continued disobedience of the court and further contemptuous conduct”. The post Appeal court stops BPE DG’s committal to prison appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
<p class="">Some travelers in Ibadan, Oyo State capital have appealed to the Federal Government to acquire bigger coaches for the test-run service of the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) new Standard Gauge services. </p> <h1>The passengers who benefited from the free train ride offered by the NRC made the appeal while speaking to the News Agency […]
<p class="">The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja on Tueday affirmed the victory of Emeka Ihedioha in the March 9 governorship election in Imo.</p> <h1>The appeals were filed against the judgment of the Imo Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, which upheld the election of Ihedioha.</h1> <p class="">It includes that of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (<strong>APGA</strong>) […]
The court ordered fresh elections in the Kaduna constituencies. The post Appeal Court sacks two Kaduna lawmakers appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The Peoples Democratic Party failed to make any representation at the apex court on Friday. The post JUST IN: PDP shuns Supreme Court’s explanation on reasons for dismissing Atiku’s appeal appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Timi Dakolo’s wife; Busola Dakolo, has revealed she would be going to the court of appeal to seek re-dress against the judgement of the high court which dismissed her allegation against COZA founder; Pastor Fatoyinbo and also ordering her to pay one million naira to the pastor for damages. She took to her Instagram page […]
However, Justice Oathman A. Musa, in giving the judgment, held that the matter amounts to injustice and an abuse of judicial process adding that the case is empty and purely sentimental. Justice Musa said that the case was aimed more at cruelty than obtaining justice. Continue reading Busola Dakolo rejects court’s ruling in favour of […]