Ekiti South: Appeal Court Sacks Senate’s Spokesman, Adeyeye

The Court of Appeal, Ekiti Division has declared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP (PDP) Biodun Olujimi as the winner of the Ekiti South Senatorial District election. The court in its judgement on Wednesday upheld the judgment of the tribunal which nullified the victory of Prince Dayo Adeyeye of the All Progressives Congress…

Looters List: Everybody is Treating Me Like a Plague- Dokpesi

The Chairman, Daar Communications Plc, Chief Raymond Dopkesi, on Tuesday told FCT High Court, Apo that everybody treated him like a plague after his name appeared on the looters’ list released by the Ministry of Information. Dokpesi stated this while being cross-examined by the defendants’ counsel in a suit he filed before Justice Olukayode Adeniyi,…

Court Orders Forfeiture of Saraki’s Properties

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday, ordered the temporary forfeiture of two properties belonging to a former Senate President, Bukola Saraki located in Ikoyi area of Lagos state following an application an ex parte filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The Ilorin Zonal Office of EFCC had approached the court…

Bello Hails Judiciary For Sacking Melaye

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has said the judiciary deserves commendation for nullifying the victory of the Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye. Bello in a statement issued at the weekend titled titled,  “Kogi West Appeal Court Verdict: Attestation that Judiciary is Impartial” released by his Chief Press Secretary, Onogwu Muhammed said the…

Allow Us Enjoy Our Independence, CJN Begs Executive

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Muhammad Tanko has appealed to the Executive arm of government to allow the Judiciary enjoy financial independence. Addressing a special session to mark the commencement of the 2019/2020 legal year of the Supreme Court and swearing-in of 38 newly conferred Senior Advocates of Nigeria in Abuja on Monday, Tanko said…