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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.
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.
Court adjourns suit by APC, Bauchi governor
A Federal High Court in Abuja has adjourned the case of the Bauchi gubernatorial election to Thursday, 21 March 2019.
Jonathan's cousin spent $40m to stop oil bunkering - Witness tells court
A defence witness on Wednesday narrated to a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, details of how he received money from One Plus Ltd, a firm of Mr Robert Azibaola, cousin to former president Goodluck Jonathan, to persuade was shared to Niger Delta militants to dissuade him from further disruption of oil production.
Jubilation as Appeal Court grants Rivers APC’s plea
There was jubilation in Rivers State, as Court of Appeal granted a stay of execution of the judgment of the Federal High Court, Port Harcourt on the fielding of candidates by the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Opposition parties drag Buhari to Court over IG’s Tenure
Opposition political parties under the aegis of the Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), have dragged President Muhammadu Buhari, the Police Service Commission, and the Inspector General of Police (IG), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, before a Federal High Court in Abuja to stop alleged plot by the president to extend the tenure of the IG that expires in January 2019.
Ex-Jigawa Gov. Sule Lamido, sons begin trial over alleged N1.35bn fraud
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has opened its case before a Federal High Court Abuja in the criminal trial of former Jigawa state governor, Sule Lamido, charged with N1.35bn fraud.
Court refuses to order arrest of former PDP Chairman, Haliru Bello
Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the Federal High Court in Abuja has refused an application by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission seeking an oder to arrest a former chairman of the People's Democratic Party Haliru Mohammed Bello, for failing to appear in court.