Justice Inyang Ekwo gave the warning at the beginning of the trial of Adoke and co-defendant, Aliyu Abubakar, in Abuja.
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The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Adoke, alongside an Abuja-based businessman, Aliyu Abubakar, was on June 17 arraigned before Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court, Abuja over charges involving about N400 million.
A businessman, Aliyu Abubakar, and six other firms were also arraigned alongside by the EFCC in the 48 counts involving about $1 billion and N673 million.
Justice Inyang Ekwo of a Federal High Court, Abuja had on Monday struck out EFCC’s affidavit in support of the forfeiture order on the grounds that it was “filed out of time without first seeking the court’s leave for an extension of time to file”.
A Federal High Court in Abuja has awarded N703 million as damages against the National Universities Commission and Zain Nigeria Limited (now Airtel) for infringing on the copyright of a media company, TV Xtra Production.
Justice Inyang Ekwo of a Federal High Court, Abuja has ordered Katsina State Government to pay a firm, Mauritz Walton Nigerian Limited, N13.3 billion for the debt management services it rendered to the state.
Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday frowned at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for allegedly publishing false information on Senator Shehu Sani, who is standing trial.
Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court, Abuja on Wednesday advised Godwin Emefiele, Central Bank of Nigeria Governor, to alternatively explore out-of-court settlement in a suit brought against him over $53 million unpaid legal fee.
Justice Inyang Ekwo adjourned the matters after the regularisation of processes filed by parties in the suits
Sowore, in a motion ex-parte number: FHC/ABJ/CS/1409/19, filed by his lawyer, Femi Falana, SAN, before Justice Inyang Ekwo, demanded for unconditional release in pursuance of the release order made by Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu on November 6.
The presiding judge, Justice Inyang Ekwo, who adjourned the case, said the decision was to afford Governor Bello, who sought to be joined in the matter, a fair hearing.
Justice Inyang Ekwo, who adjourned the case on the instance of the PSC, said the development was to allow its counsel, Chief Kanu Agabi, SAN, to respond to the counter-affidavit.
The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday, disqualified the Deputy Governorship Candidate, All Progressives Congress, Senator. Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo, over false information given in his CF0001 Form submitted to the Independent National Electoral Commission for the November 16 election.
The Police Service Commission had taken the Nigeria Police Force to court over the recruitment of 10,000 constable.
The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, ruled that the Action Alliance (AA) was no longer eligible to field candidates for the Nov. 16 governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi.
The protesters, under the umbrella of the Nigerian Civil Service Union, PSC Chapter, carried placards with various inscription to press home their demands.
Justice Inyang Ekwo gave the order after the defendants complained that the numbering of documents the prosecution placed before the court was different from what was served on them.
The Federal High Court, Abuja on Friday upheld a suit seeking to stop the suspended National Chairman, African Action Congress, Omoyele Sowore, from parading himself the party’s national chair.
The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Friday dismissed a suit filed by David Agada, over non issuance of Certificate of Return by the Independent National Electoral Commission.
The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Friday, threatened to send Simon Lough, a police prosecutor, to prison for violating an order of the court.