BUHARI REFUSES TO SWEAR IN JUSTICES OF SUPREME COURT, WEEKS AFTER SENATE CONFIRMATION

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The appointment of more justices to the Supreme Court, which was held back by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd), for over a year, has continued…

3 APPEAL CASES SEEKING NULLIFICATION OF YAYHAYA BELLO’S ELECTION COME UP IN SUPREME COURT ON TUESDAY

The Supreme Court has issued notices scheduling the hearing of three appeals challenging the election of Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State for Tuesday. Our correspondent confirmed on Saturday that…

FRESH MOVE TO OUST UZODINMA AS IMO GOVERNOR BEGINS

Fresh legal moves to remove Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State has commenced before the Abuja division of the Federal High Court. In the fresh suit, the Reform and Advancement…

IMO COUNCIL OF ELDERS ANGRY WITH CITIZENS CALLING UZODINMA SUPREME COURT GOVERNOR

It is derogatory to call Uzodinma ‘Supreme Court Governor’ – Imo Elders The Imo Council of Elders has said that it is derogatory for members of the opposition to continue…

ANXIETY IN BAYELSA AS SUPREME COURT REVIEWS ITS EARLIER RULING ON THE GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION PETITION

By Mike Odiegwu, Yenagoa Residents of Bayelsa State are anxiously waiting for the outcome of the review of the Supreme Court’s judgement that sacked Chief David Lyon and Senator Degi…

UNCERTAINTY OVER WHO WILL BE GOVERNOR IN BAYELSA TODAY AS DICKSON’S TEAM EXPIRES, SEE WHY

Governor-elect sacked for deputy’s forged certificates PDP candidate didn’t score 25% of lawful votes – Oshiomhole INEC to study judgment, awaits commission lawyers’ advice John Alechenu, John Ameh, Friday Olokor,…

APC TO SEEK REVIEW OF ZAMFARA JUDGEMENT BY SUPREME COURT

Kamarudeen Ogundele, Abuja The All Progressives Congress in Zamfara State has said it would approach the Supreme Court for a review of the judgement awarding its victories in the 2019…

IHEDIOHA ASKS SUPREME COURT TO SACK UZODINMA

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja A former governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha, on Wednesday asked the Supreme Court to set aside its January 14 judgment that sacked him and declared Hope…

SUPREME COURT YET TO GIVE A DATE FOR REVIEW OF IMO JUDGEMENT

The former Secretary to the State Government, SSG, Uche Onyegucha to supreme court sacked governor of Imo, Emeka Ihedioha, on Tuesday said that the apex court has not given them…

NBA KICKS AS NUMBER OF SUPREME COURT JUSTICES IS REDUCED TO 13 INSTEAD OF 21 ALLOWED BY CONSTITUTON

The number of Justices of the Supreme Court drops from 14 to 13 as Justice Amiru Sanusi retires from the apex court’s bench today (Monday). This development comes on the…

IHEDIOHA TO APPROACH SUPREME COURT FOR REVIEW OF ITS JUDGEMENT THIS WEEK

emeka Ihedioha •Lawyers putting final touches to petition •As party mulls consensus candidate for chair of govs’ forum Chuks Okocha in Abuja All things being equal, the leadership of the…

SUPREME COURT BLAMES INEC FOR IHEDIOHA’S LOSS, SEE THEIR ARGUMENT

The supreme court says the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) “failed woefully” to tender documents it claimed were genuine in the Imo governorship election case. The court said this in…

WHY SUPREME COURT DECISION ON IMO CANNOT BE REVIEWED – OZEKHOME

Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN), a constitutional lawyer and human rights activist, in this interview with TEMIDAYO AKINSUYI, speaks on the latest Supreme Court rulings, how to improve the electoral process…

PDP SUPPORTERS PROTEST AGAINST SUPREME COURT JUDGEMENT THAT OUSTED IHEDIOHA

Happening now. The Lagos State chapter of the PDP is holding a rally against the Supreme Court judgement against Ihedioha. The rally started from their office at Adekunle Fajuyi Way,…

WHY INEC MAY NEVER UPDATE ITS TOTAL VOTES TALLY ON IMO: ACCREDITED VOTERS DONE AT ELECTION LOWER THAN TOTAL VOTES SUPREME COURT CLAIMED WERE CAST

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) may not release another tally of votes from the Imo state governorship election despite a supreme court verdict, TheCable understands. The apex court had…

HOPE UZODINMA SWORN IN AS IMO GOVERNOR, SEE PIX

Senator Hope Uzodinma has been sworn in as the governor of Imo State. The governor-elect and his deputy, Professor Placid Njoku, were sworn in by the Chief Justice of the…

WHY SUPREME COURT DECLARED APC’S HOPE UZODINMA WINNER OF IMO GUBER ELECTIONS

Why Supreme Court sacked Ihedioha, declared APC’s Uzodinma winner in Imo The Supreme Court on Monday nullified the election of Emeka Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as the…

ANXIETY AS SUPREME COURT DECIDES FATE OF 7 GOVERNORS

Adamu Suleiman, Sokoto,  Chris Njoku, Owerri, Kolade Adeyemi, Kano, David Adenuga Bauchi and Yusufu Aminu Idegu, Jos   PEOPLE are anxious in seven states especially Imo and Sokoto States ahead…

ATIKU, PDP URGE SUPREME COURT TO GRANT THEM ACCESS TO INEC SERVER

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the last general elections, Atiku Abubakar and his party have approached the Supreme Court to grant them access to a supposed…

BUHARI, ACTING CJN COMES UNDER FIRE OVER NOMINATION OF NEW SUPREME COURT JUDGES

Buhari, CJN under fire over appointment of new Supreme Court justices Daily Post Nigeria / Wale Odunsi / 13 hours ago Access to Justice (A2Justice) on Friday has described as worrisome the directive by President Muhammadu…