Justice Inyang Ekwo, in a judgment Friday, upheld the objection by some of the defendants and held that the States’ Attorneys General, who filed the suit on behalf of the States lacked the locus standi (the right to initiate an action before a court) to file the suit.
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Malami fielded questions from State House correspondents after the Federal Executive Council meeting in Abuja.
The PDP nominated Igariwey in the aftermath of the March 8 judgment of Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court, Abuja, which sacked Umahi and his deputy for defecting from the PDP to the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Justice Inyang Ekwo had, on February 25, fixed today, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday for trial-within-trial in the matter.
Justice Inyang Ekwo held that there was nothing discriminatory or unlawful about the provisions in Regulations 126 and 127 of the NPR.
Kyari, in an originating motion on notice marked: FHC/ABJ/CS/182/22, filed before Justice Inyang Ekwo of a Federal High Court, Abuja, also sought for an order, directing the NDLEA to tender a written apology to him in two national dailies.
Justice Inyang Ekwo Tuesday fixed March after counsel to the plaintiffs and the defendants adopted their processes and presented their arguments for and against the matter.
Justice Inyang Ekwo gave the warning after counsel to the Peoples Democratic Party and Gusau, Emmanuel Ukala (SAN), prayed the court to make an order restraining the lawmakers from carrying out their plan.
Justice Inyang Ekwo, in a ruling, also granted the PDP’s reliefs to join members of the national and state’s assemblies that defected, alongside Matawalle, from the party to the All Progressives Congress (APC) as defendants.
Justice Inyang Ekwo gave Adamu another chance following NIS’ plea that the lawyer was indisposed.
Justice Inyang Ekwo, in his ruling, held that the ICPC, in the course of the trial, had caused Ibe unnecessary discomfort and disruption in the life and career processing of the worker.
Justice Inyang Ekwo fixed the date after the defence counsel took and adopted their processes and lawyer to the prosecution, Farouk Abdallah, responded.
Justice Inyang Ekwo, in a judgment, held that the prosecution had failed to prove the essential ingredients of the charge.
The State Publicity Secretary of the APC, Okelo Madukaife, stated that the party was not going to be a party to such appeal.
Counsel to the BPE, A.U. Mustapha (SAN), made this known to Justice Inyang Ekwo during the day’s proceeding.
Justice Inyang Ekwo fixed the date after taking arguments for and against the plaintiffs’ application for interlocutory injunction from counsel to the parties in the suit.
Justice Inyang Ekwo, in a ruling, gave the state government until January 11, 2022 to settle the issue with AMCON.
Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court gave the order in a suit between the Federal and State Governments.
The court gave the order on Friday following a plea by the state government over inability to pay workers’ salaries.
Orbih and others, in a notice of appeal marked: FHC/ABJ/CS/1128/2021 dated and filed on October 26 before Justice Ekwo by their lawyer, Ubong Akpan, sought three reliefs.