Rochas Okorocha, Imo governor, has sued Ibrahim Idris, the inspector-general of police (IGP), over an alleged breach of his fundamental human rights in respect to the “ransacking” of his house in Jos. The governor, who filed his case before justice Musa Kurya of the Jos federal high court, is demanding N1.25 billion as general damages […]
The Osun State High court sitting in Osogbo, the state capital has dismissed a suit challenging the eligibility of Senator Ademola Adeleke as the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the September 22nd governorship election in the State. The plaintiffs, Rasheed Olabayo and Oluwaseun Idowu who are members of the PDP in […]
The Osun State High Court sitting in Osogbo, the state capital has entertained preliminary objections and counter-affidavits in respect of a suit challenging the eligibility of the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, Senator Ademola Adeleke and adjourned the case till Wednesday for ruling on the plaintiffs’ prayers before the […]
The Nigerian Law School on Tuesday said 1,550 students were successful after the April 2018 Bar final examinations while their success rate is put at 68.6 per cent. The school also called to the Bar 12 other graduates from the previous 2018 final examinations. Among the 12 graduates is Firdausa Amasa, the law graduate who […]
Justice Maurine Adaobi Onyetenu of the Federal High Court, sitting in Osogbo has ordered the National Assembly to immediately commence impeachment process against President Muhammadu Buhari. The judge gave the order on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 based on the suit filed by two Nigerians, Kanmi Ajibola, a lawyer and Sulaiman Adeniyi, a human right activist […]
A medical expert on Friday told an Ikeja Domestic Violence and Sexual Offences Court that her findings revealed that the two-year and 11-month old pupil of Chrisland School was raped. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Oluwatoyin Olayioye was testifying before Justice Sybil Nwaka at the resumed trial of Adegboyega Adenekan, the […]
An Osun State High Court, sitting in Ikirun on Friday granted an order of interim injunction restraining the former Deputy Governor of the state, Senator Iyiola Omisore and his group within the Social Democratic Party(SDP) from conducting proposed congresses. An ally of the former Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriation, Mr Idowu Afolami had […]
The lead counsel to alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike a.k.a. Evans, Olukoya Ogungbeje, has withdrawn from the case which is currently before the Lagos State High Court.
The federal high court in Abuja has nullified the senate’s suspension of Ovie Omo-Agege, a Delta central senator. The senate had on April 13 suspended the senator for 90 legislative days over his comment that the proposed re-ordering of the general election was targeted at President Muhammadu Buhari.
The chief judge of Kogi state, Nasir Ajanah has granted an interim order for Dino Melaye, senator representing Kogi west, to be transferred to the National Hospital, Abuja.