Supreme Court’s Split Judgment Vindicates Our Appeal- PDP

Supreme Court’s Split Judgment Vindicates Our Appeal- PD   The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the split judgment by the Supreme Court on the flawed nomination of Ondo state Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, shows that there is merit in its appeal against his election as governor.   The party notes that the majority judgement as presented

By |2021-07-28T18:34:28+01:00July 28th, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: |0 Comments

Int’l refugee law permits Igboho to enter any country even with fake passport –Agitator’s lawyer

The International Refugee Law permits Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho, to enter any country even with a “fake passport”, Olasupo Ojo, Coordinator, Legal Affairs for the agitator, has said. Article 31 of the 1951 Convention relating to the Status of Refugees provides thus: “The Contracting States shall not impose penalties, on account

Nigeria has Decree 4 of 1984, not a constitution –Igboho’s lawyer

Nigeria has the Protection Against False Accusations Decree, otherwise known as Decree 4 of 1984, and not the 1999 Constitution, Olasupo Ojo, Coordinator, Legal Affairs for embattled Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho, has said. He spoke on Wednesday while featuring on PUNCH Online interview programme, The Roundtable. The President, Major General Muhammadu

Court Acquits, Discharges El-Zakzaky, Wife, Orders Immediate Release

Justice Gideon Kurada of the Kaduna State High Court has acquitted and discharged the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Sheikh Ibraheem El- Zakzaky and his wife, Zeenat Ibrahim who have been standing trial in the court for the past four years. In a judgement delivered on Wednesday, Justice Kurada said the case

By |2021-07-28T17:53:53+01:00July 28th, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Just In: We have offered consular assistance to Nnamdi Kanu – British Govt

British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Catriona Laing, has said that the Commission has offered consular assistance to the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu. Starnews Nigeria reports that Kanu was arrested in Kenya on June 27, 2021, and extradited to Nigeria on June 29, 2021. Speaking on a programme on

Breaking: Akeredolu humbles Jegede, as Supreme Court upholds his election

The Supreme Court of Nigeria has dismissed the petition filed against the victory of Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the October 10, 2020 governorship election by Mr Eyitayo Jegede, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The legal firework has now ended today as the Supreme Court, the highest

Update: Tension in Jegede, Akeredolu’s camps as Supreme Court fixes 12 noon for decision

    The Supreme Court of Nigeria has fixed 12 noon for its decision on the petition filed against the victory of Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the October 10, 2020 governorship election by of Mr Eyitayo Jegede, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Mr Eyitayo Jegede had

Tension in APC secretariat as Supreme Court decides Jegede’s case against Akeredolu

There is tension at the national secretariat of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the Supreme Court justices are set to make their pronouncements on the subsisting petition over the mandate being exercised by the sitting governor in Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu. Checks revealed that the candidate of the main opposition party, the People’s Democratic

Breaking: JAMB releases UTME results under investigations

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has cleared and released the UTME results of 14,620 candidates that were hitherto under investigation, while withholding the results of 93 other candidates. Dr Fabian Benjamin, the board Head, Media and Publicity, who disclosed this in a statement in Abuja, on Tuesday, said the results were released, following

By |2021-07-28T09:39:40+01:00July 28th, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: |0 Comments
Go to Top