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Court ends 30-yrs land dispute in Anambra community

Court ends 30-yrs land dispute in Anambra community

Aloysius Attah, Onitsha An  Anambra State High Court, sitting in Awka, has put to rest a 30-year-old land dispute  between Chief Samuel  Okoye of Umuike family and Onyali Ekengwu family of Umuakpala /Umuokpalaudu families both of Mbaukwu ,Awka South LGA, Anambra State. Delivering judgment, on Thursday, on the matter filed by Mr. Ezekiel Ekengwu and […]
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Court nullifies Rivers APC guber nomination

Court nullifies Rivers APC guber nomination

Tony John, Port Harcourt A Rivers State High Court in Port Harcourt, on Wednesday, nullified the nomination of Engr. Tonye Cole, as the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state, on the ground that his nomination was a function of illegality and unconstitutional acts. The court also quashed the state APC […]
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Businessman sentenced 140 years for forging foreign cheques

Military launches counter-violence campaigns in Borno 

A federal High Court, Lagos yesterday convicted and sentenced a businessman, Mr. Jones Patrick Biyere, to 140-year imprisonment for forging foreign cheques. Justice Mohammed Idris jailed the businessman, who has been standing trial before the court since 2006, after finding him guilty of a 13-count charge levelled against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes […] …

FG urges dismissal of suit seeking non-convening of Senate

FG urges dismissal of suit seeking non-convening of Senate

The Federal Government has asked the Federal High Court, Abuja to dismiss a suit filed by two former All Progressives Congress (APC) senators, Rabiu Ibrahim Adebayo and Isa Hamma Misau, to stop the Senate from reconvening without the notice of its president, Bukola Saraki. The plaintiffs are now of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). In […] …

Court strikes out anti-GMO case as activists move to fight on

Police detain 7-month pregnant woman for lodging complaint of abuse

The Federal High Court of Justice, in Abuja has struck out an anti- Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) case due to technicalities. Justice A.R Mohammed in delivering his judgment said the court’s hands were tied, due to one of the objections raised by the defendant, even though the plaintiffs have a cause of action in this […] …

Lai Mohammed faces contempt action over publication of ‘looters’ list

Stop behaving like a baby – Niger Delta group tells Wike

A federal high court in Lagos, yesterday, granted former Minister of Finance, Nenadi Usman, leave to serve the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed a notice to appear before the court and explain why he should not be committed to prison for publishing the name of the applicant in ‘looters’ list, while the matter is […] …

EXTRA: Melaye displays toothbrush, tissue paper in court, says ‘I’m ready for prison’

EXTRA: Melaye displays toothbrush, tissue paper in court, says ‘I’m ready for prison’

Many erupted in laughter at a high court in Abuja on Thursday when Dino Melaye, senator representing Kogi west, displayed a bottle of coke, tissue paper, toothbrush and toothpaste to journalists
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