Friday, 15 November, 2019

Category: Law

Critic, Femi Fani-Kayode is elated that Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly, COZA, has been vindicated after a High Court in Abuja threw out a suit filed by celebrity photographer, Busola Dakolo over alleged rape. Fani-Kayode pronounced Read more…

The Supreme Court will, on Friday, give its reasons for dismissing the appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate , Atiku Abubakar , to challenge the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari and his All Progressives Congress Read more…

The ongoing trial of Mr. Martins Ugwu, for an alleged impersonation of a medical doctor has been stalled by his absence in court. Mr. Ugwu, who is being prosecuted by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) Read more…

Legendary Nigerian singer and guitarist, Sir Victor Uwaifo, has revealed why he sued Nigerian singer, Simisola Bolatito Ogunleye, aka Simi, for N50 million. Uwaifo accused the songstress of “stealing” his intellectual property, ‘Joromi’. In an exclusive interview with SaharaReporters shortly Read more…

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed is presiding over the 7-man panel that will hear the appeals filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, challenging the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari at Read more…

The National Judicial Council has nominated four justices to President Muhammadu Buhari for elevation into the apex court. In a statement on Thursday, NJC spokesperson, Soji Oye, disclosed that Adamu Jauro, Emmanuel Agim, C. Oseji and Helen Ogunwumiju have been Read more…

The Federal High Court on Monday in Abuja partially reduced the conditions of the bail it granted the human rights activist, Omoyele Sowore.The court presided over by Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu had on October 4 granted bail to the activist but with Read more…

Lawrence Akande, a banker with Zenith Bank Plc., has told the Federal High Court that the financial institution sought the patronage of former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose. Akande said this on Monday at the Federal High Court in Read more…

The Federal High Court in Abuja will today hear Omoyele Sowore’s application for bail variation. Sowore, who was arraigned on a four-count charge ranging from insulting President Muhammadu Buhari to money laundering, was given bail condition of paying N150 million and Read more…

Former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh has lost in a bid to stop his criminal trial before the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in Maitama, Abuja. In a ruling on Thursday, Read more…