Election petition: 65 dismissed, 735 ongoing, judges cancel vacation

Of the 800 election petitions before the 77 tribunals sitting across the country on the last governorship, state House of Assembly, National Assembly and presidential elections, 65 have been dismissed, with 735 still pending, the Court of Appeal revealed on Sunday.

Also, President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bul [...]

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Election petition: 65 dismissed, 735 ongoing, judges cancel vacation

Of the 800 election petitions before the 77 tribunals sitting across the country on the last governorship, state House of Assembly, National Assembly and presidential elections, 65 have been dismissed, with 735 still pending, the Court of Appeal revealed on Sunday.

Also, President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bul [...]

Sun, 14 July 2019

AfCFTA: GenCos power sector improvement to maximize gains

Nigeria has been advised to address its infrastructure challenges if it must benefit from the African Continental Free Trade Agreement, AfCFTA, it recently entered into.

The Association of Power Generation Companies, APGC, in a congratulatory message to the President, warned that Nigeria may not benefit much from the treaty until the coun [...]

Sat, 13 July 2019

Election petition: 65 dismissed, 735 ongoing, judges cancel vacation

Of the 800 election petitions before the 77 tribunals sitting across the country on the last governorship, state House of Assembly, National Assembly and presidential elections, 65 have been dismissed, with 735 still pending, the Court of Appeal revealed on Sunday.

Also, President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bul [...]

Sun, 14 July 2019

Abuja: ECOWAS issues security advisory to state Natives to Shiites, ‘stop protest or…’

Following security challenges, the Economic Community of West Africa, ECOWAS, has warned its staff to take the issue of security serious in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory.

In the security advisory dated July 12, 2019 and signed by the director, general administration, Dr. Daniel Eklu, seven ‘crime flash points’ w [...]

Sun, 14 July 2019

Africana League takes citizenship education to schools

An Abuja based youth development network, Africana League, has embarked on a civic engagement campaign, sensitizing school children in Gwarinpa of the Federal Capital Territory on citizenship duties and civic responsibility.

Programs Officer of the organization, Muruako Emmanuel, in his remark during the event noted that it w [...]

Sun, 14 July 2019

Goje: EFCC lawyer disowns report criticizing Buhari

A legal practitioner, Wahab Shittu, has described as falsehood and fake news, claims in the social media that he was disappointed in the anti-corruption crusade of the Federal Government which withdrew the charges against ex-governor Danjuma Goje of Gombe State.

He therefore challenged any journalist to provide evidence that the criticism [...]

Sun, 14 July 2019

Benue lawmaker diverted constituency borehole for personal us - ICPC

The Independent Corrupt Practice and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, has disclosed that a Benue legislator diverted a constituency project for his personal use.

ICPC chairman, Prof Bolaji Owansanoye, stated this in Makurdi during the commemoration of "The African Union Anti-Corruption Day" themed "The Opportunity C [...]

Sun, 14 July 2019

Oboro versus Omo Agege: Tribunal reserves judgment to later date

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Delta State Election petition Tribunal, presided over by Justice A.M Abubakar has reserved judgment to a later date on the petition filed by Hon. Evelyn Oboro, PDP, who contested against Senator O [...]

Sun, 14 July 2019

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PhotoElection petition: 65 dismissed, 735 ongoing, judges cancel vacation

Of the 800 election petitions before the 77 tribunals sitting across the country on the last governorship, state House of Assembly, [...]

14 July 2019

PhotoElection petition: 65 dismissed, 735 ongoing, judges cancel vacation

Of the 800 election petitions before the 77 tribunals sitting across the country on the last governorship, state House of Assembly, [...]

14 July 2019