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Court rule on Agba Jaligo's bail application on Friday
The Federal High Court in Calabar will on Friday rule on whether Journalist and Right Activist Agba Jalingo will be granted bail or remain in custody.
Hand Sowore over to lead counsel, Court Orders DSS
The federal high court in Abuja has ordered the release of the convener of the #RevolutionNow protest Omoyele Sowore from the custody of the Department of State Services.
Court orders EFCC to stay action on ex-Gov Yari’s property
Justice Nkeonye Maha of a Federal High Court, Abuja, has ordered the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), to stay further action in the move to seize the property of the immediate-past governor of Zamfara, Mr Abdulaziz Yari.
Court dismisses Miyetti Allah’s suit to stop Benue Open Grazing Law
A Federal High Court in Abuja has dismissed a suit filed by Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore seeking to void the 2017 Open Grazing Prohibition and Establishment Law passed by the Benue State House of Assembly.
Ex-president Jonathan's cousin, Azibaola, gets acquitted of fraud charges
The Federal High Court Sitting in Abuja has discharged and acquitted ex - President Jonathan's cousin, Robert Azibaola, of the two counts money laundering charges filed against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
Okorocha Vs INEC: Senator petitions NJC, Ag. CJN, over Judge's conduct
Senator Osita Izunaso has petitioned the National Judicial Council (NJC), the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) and the Chief Judge of the Federal High Court over the conduct of Justice Okon Abang, in the case between governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over his certificate of return.
Akpabio didn’t decamp to APC, he moved because PDP expelled him, Court rules
A Federal High Court in Abuja has held that Senator Godswill Akpabio can retain his office as the senator representing Akwa Ibom North West Senatorial District because he did not defect from the People’s Democratic Party to the ruling All Progressive Congress.
Party Defection: Saraki, Dino, others beg court for more time to prepare case
The Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday extended the time it gave the Senate President, Bukola Saraki and 54 other members of the National Assembly to file and exchange processes in a suit seeking to dismiss them from their offices.
Court suspends judgment challenging defection of Saraki, 55 others
The Federal High Court in Abuja has suspended its decision to deliver judgment in a suit challenging the defection of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki and 55 other members of the National Assembly.
The legal issues around the sale of 9mobile
The Federal High Court in Abuja says the sale of EMTS, the managers of 9mobile to Teleology Nigeria should not have proceeded. Lami Adekola, Co-founder and Director of Hamilton and George join CNBC Africa to explain the legal issues around the sale of the telecoms company.