Supreme Court News

Nigerians must resist return of looters to power – Osinbajo

“The next level of our government is to give loans to women, youths and other sector through the special banks that are underway to make lives easy for the masses.” READ ALSO: Supreme Court reserves ruling in Rivers APC faction appeal Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, said, “If you want better values for your lives, if you need a government that will be compassionate and resourceful, then vote for Buhari/Osinbajo in the next election.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Supreme Court reserves ruling on Rivers APC appeal | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

The Supreme Court had in December last year adjourned till March 8, 2019 to determine the legality or otherwise of primary elections the APC conducted in Rivers State to nominate its candidates for the 2019 polls.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Statute of limitation bars an action not the cause of action | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

1348) 444 at 497, where the Supreme Court while considering the provision of the Companies and Allied Matters Act vis-a-vis the provisions of the Legal Practitioners Act in respect of signing of Court process, held that the provisions of the Companies and Allied Matters Act cannot be employed to supplant the legal requirement imposed by the Legal Practitioners Act in the sense that the Legal Practitioners Act provides specific provision that governed that particular subject matter.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019

Supreme Court reserves ruling in Rivers APC faction appeal

Kamarudeen Ogundele, Abuja The Supreme Court on Monday reserved ruling on whether the appeal filed by the Rotimi Ameachi faction of the Rivers State All Progressives Congress is valid.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019

Deceiving Nigerians using ethnicity, religion is bloody nonsense — Buhari

“I petitioned the Supreme Court.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019

Bashorun JK’s undying dream for St. Gregory’s College

In his opener, a reputable Gregorian and medical doctor, Ademola Akinrele, distinguished son of Chief Akinrele, was singled out for “trial” for “crimes” he never committed, to wit: for not, along with his siblings, lodging a preliminary objection or an ex parte motion, by filing an appeal directly to the Supreme Court etc.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019

Sumra, Karan get ODM tickets for by-elections

The two seats fell vacant after the Supreme Court on December 21, 2018 nullified the August 8, 2017 election of Mr Karan (Ugenya) and Mr Julius Mawathe (Embakasi South) on grounds they were not validly elected.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 21, 2019

Fellow Muslims dealt with me in election tribunal

“I petitioned the Supreme Court.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019

Democratic U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris jumps into 2020 White House race

“We are flawed, we are not perfect, but we are a great country when we think about the principles upon which we’re founded.” Harris, a former California state attorney general, has become popular with liberal activists for her tough questioning of Trump administration appointees and officials, including Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and former Attorney General Jeff Sessions, during Senate hearings.

Reuters , Africa Jan 21, 2019

The Stone Thrower From Glasshouse: Discussing Obasanjo’s Activism

Former President Musa Yar’adua of blessed memory would describe the election that brought him in as rigged and the Supreme Court judgement was quite close with 3 of the Judges doubting the outcome of the election.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019