News - Court of Appeal

Supreme Court Upholds Ikpeazu’s Election As Governor

6 days ago /
Nation 

The Supreme Court has dismissed a suit by a senior lawyer, Friday Nwosu,  seeking to remove of Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State from office.

Forum Laments Nigeria’s Dying Reading Culture

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Government has been told to fund and revive public libraries across the country and complete the abandoned headquarters of the National Library of Nigeria.

INEC Releases Details Of Dino Melaye’s Recall Process

3 weeks ago /
Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has released the details of the recall process for the Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye.

Court Dismisses Money Laundering, Passport Fraud Charges Against Justic Ngwuta

3 weeks ago /
Nation 

The federal high court on Friday dismissed all the 13 counts of money laundering and passport fraud instituted by the federal government against a serving justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Sylvester Ngwuta.

CCT Gives Reasons For Indefinite Adjournment Of Saraki’s Trial

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Code of Conduct Tribunal in Abuja has thrown more light on the indefinite adjournment in the false assets declaration trial of Senate President, Bukola Saraki last Thursday.

CCT Adjourns Saraki’s Trial Indefinitely

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has adjourned indefinitely the trial of the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki.

Appeal Court Reserves Judgment In Buruji Kashamu’s Extradition Case

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Court of Appeal, sitting in Lagos has reserved judgment till a later date in an appeal filed by the Federal Government seeking the extradition to the United States of America, of the senator representing Ogun East, Buruji Kashamu.

Court Of Appeal Bars CCT Chairman From Trial Of Former Customs Boss

1 month ago /
Judiciary  

The court of appeal has barred the chairman of the Code Of Conduct tribunal , Danladi  Umar from participating in the trial of a former comptroller of The Nigerian Customs Service, Rasheed Owolabi who accused him of demanding a 10million Naira bribe to pervert the course of justice.

Supreme Court Orders INEC To Delineate Wards In Bakassi

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Supreme Court has ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to delineate wards in Bakassi Local Government Area of Cross River State.

Anambra Senatorial Seat: Court Of Appeal To Hear Obiora Okonkwo’s Suit February 26

1 month ago /
Nation 

A five-man special panel constituted by the President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa,  has fixed February 26 for definite hearing of the appeal filed by the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),  Obiora Okonkwo seeking  to restore the consent judgment of the Federal High Court delivered on December 13, 2017, ordering the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to issue him a certificate of return as senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial district.

Court Of Appeal Reserves Ruling In Nnamdi Kanu’s Suit

1 month ago /
Nation 

The court of appeal in Abuja has reserved ruling in the appeal instituted by the leader of the indigenous people of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu seeking to set aside the federal high court’s order granting protection for  the prosecution witnesses and secret trial

Alleged Fraud: Supreme Court Rejects Metuh’s Appeal

2 months ago /
Nation 

The Supreme Court on Friday ruled that a former spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh, should face trial for alleged fraud thereby rejecting his appeal.Metuh is standing trial for allegedly diverting N400 million from the former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki. The trial judge, Okon Abang, had in...

EFCC Approaches Supreme Court, Challenges Judgment On Justice Nganjiwa

2 months ago /
Nation 

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday asked the Supreme Court of Nigeria to upturn the judgment of the Lagos Division of the Court of Appeal, which struck out the charges of unlawful enrichment filed against a justice of the Federal High Court, Justice Hyeladzira Nganjiwa. In a notice...

President Buhari Offers Condolences On Loss Of Justice Dahiru Musdapher

2 months ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent condolences to the government and people of Jigawa State over the passing away of former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Dahiru Musdapher.

Court Adjourns Army Retirement Suit Until March15

3 months ago /
Nation  Security 

The court of appeal Abuja division has adjourned hearing in the appeal challenging the alleged illegal retirement of major general Ibrahim Sani by the Nigerian army. The three-man panel of justices led by Justice Datti Yahaya on Wednesday adjourned the suit to march 15,2018 to enable Sani’s new counsel, Magaji Mahmoud...

Appeal Court Upholds Interim Forfeiture Of Patience Jonathan’s $5.8m, N2.5bn

3 months ago /
Nation 

A Court of Appeal in Lagos has upheld the order of interim forfeiture of the sum of $5, 842, 316.66 and N2, 421, 953, 522.78 traced to the accounts of the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience. Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of the Federal High Court, Ikoyi, Lagos, had, on April...

FCT Judiciary Honours Retiring Justice Bello

3 months ago /
Judiciary   Nation 

The chief justice of the FCT, Justice Ishaq Bello has urged the outgoing president of the customary court of appeal, justice Moses Bello to use his alternative dispute resolution skills acquired from the bench to better the lives of the people. The call was made during a valedictory service in honour of...

CNPP Backs INEC On Fresh Anambra Senatorial Election

4 months ago /
Nation 

The conference of Nigeria Political Parties, says it will back the independent national electoral commission to organise the anambra central senatorial election scheduled for January 13, 2018. The umbrella body of political parties made this known at a media briefing in Abuja on Wednesday. Though, INEC had fixed the January 13 date...

Illegal Petroleum Deals: Appeal Court upholds Conviction of 14 Foreigners

4 months ago /
Nation 

The Court of Appeal Sitting in Lagos has dismissed the appeal filed by 14 foreigners who challenged their conviction by a Federal High Court for illegal dealing in petroleum products. In a unanimous judgment read by Justice Garba Haruna on Tuesday, the appeal court panel held that the appeal of the...

Appeal Court Declares Kogi East Senate Seat Vacant

4 months ago /
Nation 

The Court of Appeal, Abuja Division has invalidated the election of Senator Attai Aidoko who represents Kogi East senatorial district. Justice Abdul Aboki annulled the election in a judgement delivered on Monday at the appellate court in the Federal Capital Territory. He held that Senator Aidoko was not the rightfully elected candidate...


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