federal high court
6 Mar 2019
Justice Olukayode Adeniyi of a Federal Capital Territory High Court Apo, on Monday, dismissed a suit disqualification of Governor Mohammed Bindow from contesting in the March 9 governorship election in Adamawa State.
11 Feb 2019
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.
5 Feb 2019
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).
3 Jan 2019
The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Thursday, turned down an application to order the Nigerian Police Force to vacate the blockade it mounted at the residence of Senator Dino Melaye.
31 Dec 2018
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.
25 Nov 2018
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.
2 Nov 2018
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.
24 Oct 2018
Channels TV has revealed that it has filed an application before the court of appeal challenging Federal High Court’s Decision to prosecute three staff of Channels Television.
15 Oct 2018
Fifty high profile Nigerians have been restricted from travelling abroad as the Federal government of Nigeria is seeking to implement Executive Order six, which was recently upheld by a Federal High Court in Abuja.
29 Sep 2018
Supporters of Dr. Olusegun Abraham, first runner up in the Ondo governorship primaries 2016, stormed the APC National Secretariat demanding the immediate release of Electoral materials used for the conduct of the primaries as ordered by the Federal High Court.
20 Jul 2018
A Federal High Court in Abuja has postponed the ongoing trial of the former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki.