The court made the clarification on Wednesday following complaint by lawyer to Kaduna, Kogi and Zamfara States, Abdulhakeem Mustapha
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Justice Osatohanmwen Obaseki-Osaghae, delivering judgment on Thursday, also held that the governor lacked the power to set up the commission of Inquiry to investigate the strike of May 16 to May 19, 2021 and the activities that emanated from it.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed an application filed by Chief Emeka Ihedioha, a former Governor of Imo State, seeking…
The seven-member panel of justices, presided by Justice Tanko Muhammad, announced the decision early on Tuesday after listening to the arguments of lawyers of Iheadioha, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party for the election, and Uzodinma, who flew the flag of the All Progressives Congress
Ihedioha and the PDP had approached the court after the apex court on January 14, 2020 nullified his victory and declared Uzodinma as the winner
Chief Emeka Ihedioha has prayed the Supreme Court to set aside the judgment it delivered on January 14.
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.
Justice John Tsoho, who granted the application filed by the defence lawyer, Chief Kanu Agabi (SAN), also granted the application for adjournment.
The Federal High Court, Abuja on Wednesday, adjourned the ongoing trial of a former governor of Adamawa, Murtala Nyako until May 13 for the defence to cross-examine the 20th prosecution witness, Chris Odofin.
The trial of the Founder of DAAR Communications Plc., Raymond Dokpesi, was on Wednesday stalled at the Federal High Court, Abuja, due to absence of his counsel, Chief Kanu Agabi (SAN).
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Dokpesi had through his Counsel, Chief Kanu Agabi (SAN), filed a no-case submission on those charges brought against him by the EFCC.
Fayose was arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on October 22 alongside his company — Spotless Investment Ltd on 11 counts.
Fayose was on October 22 arraigned on 11-count charge by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, alongside his company, Spotless Investment Ltd.
Fayose is being prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission alongside his company — Spotless Investment Ltd — on an 11-count charge of N6.9 billion fraud.
The apex court put off the two appeals sine die to enable Saraki and government file and exchange process relating to the legal tussle within the time allowed by the law
The Counsel in a trinity application before the Apex Court challenging the ruling of the Code of Conduct Tribunal and the Court of Appeal, failed to file appropriate exhibits of the two lower courts along with other processes he filed in the court
The tribunal fixed the date after taking arguments from counsel to the apex court justice and that of the Federal Government on the propriety or otherwise of the charge of false declaration of assets
The Justice of the Apex Court in a fresh motion on notice, obtained by PRNigeria, he filed at the Tribunal is claiming that CCT has no jurisdiction to entertain his trial and that the charges brought against him by the Federal Government were incompetent in the face of the law
However, unlike in the recent time, Saraki will only defend himself on three count charges as ordered by the Court of Appeal, Abuja Division, which in its judgement nullified 15 out of 18 charges against the senator
The respondents in the suit are: the Police, Inspector-General of Police, National Security Adviser, Department of State Security, and its Director-General and the Attorney-General of the Federation.