Friday, 29th September 2023

Appeal Court

3 days ago
President of the Court of Appeal (PCA), Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem, yesterday, said the court delivered 7,295 judgments and 3,665 motions in the 2022/2023 legal year. She made the disclosure at the commencement of the 2023/2024 new legal year.
12 Sep
The President, Court of Appeal, Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem, has tasked personnel of the court on maintenance culture [a] Dongban-Mensem said this while declaring open a 4-day workshop organised for the staff of the court held at the Royal Institute for Training and Human Capital Development in Tafa, Niger. She noted that the court is currently…
1 Sep
Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has dismissed the appeal filed by Okey Igwe, former running mate to late Prof. Uchenna Ikonne, the former PDP candidate in the 2023 Abia governorship election, challenging the candidacy of Dr Jasper Uche...
25 May
The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has slapped a fine of N40milion on the presidential candidate of the Hope Democratic Party (HDP), Ambrose Owuru, for filing a suit against the president-elect, Bola Ahmed Tinubu's inauguration. The Abuja-based lawyer, Owuru, had filed a law suit with which he had sought to prevent the May 29…
26 Apr
The President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem, has directed that the Ebonyi Election Petitions Tribunal be relocated to Abuja immediately. The Secretary of the tribunal, Nyior Sekulla announced this in Abakaliki on Wednesday. He said the tribunal office at the Ebonyi Judiciary Headquarters in Abakaliki has been shut down, following the directive.…
24 Feb
The Appeal Court division sitting in Abuja yesterday affirmed the judgement of the Federal High Court delivered by Justice Z.B Abubakar on the December, 23 2022 dismissed a suit filed by Emeka Nwajuba against the presidential candidate of All-Progressives Congress, Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
19 Feb
The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has dismissed an appeal filed against the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
22 Jan
Barely weeks to the February election, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Imo West Senatorial District candidate, Dr. Jones Onyereri is seeking a judicial review of the Supreme Court’s judgment, which nullified his candidature for the upcoming elections.   Onyereri had defeated member representing Orlu/Orlu/Oru East in the House of Representatives, Jerry Alagboso, and former member,…
7 Dec 2022
The Court of Appeal Lagos Division has nullified the sale of Intercontinental Hotels, Lagos by Polaris Bank and Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, and ordered a return of the facility to the original owner, the Milan Industries Ltd. In a unanimous judgment in suit No CA/LAG/CV/476/2021 delivered by three Justices of the Appeal Court: Jimi…
2 Dec 2022
The Ogun State chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) appears close to resolving its crisis following the judgment of the Court of Appeal sitting in Ibadan, Oyo State on Monday, where Justice Nimpar Yargata...
29 Nov 2022
The Court of Appeal, Ibadan Division, yesterday, set aside a judgment of the Federal High Court, Abeokuta, which ordered the Ogun State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to conduct a fresh primary.
12 Nov 2022
The fight by the Professional Footballers Association of Nigeria (PFAN), to bring equity, fair and equal representation to the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), its Congress, Executive Board and Sub-Committees..


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Nigeria has the best balance sheet of natural endowments to natural hazards and disasters in the world. Its citizens must, therefore, “stop acting like spoilt brats” by embracing enormous opportunities and shunning “primordial sectional agenda”.
15 mins ago
The African Cashew Alliance (ACA) has called on President of the Consultative International Cashew Council (CICC) to create an African Cashew Development Fund, which will help develop a system where Raw Cashew Nuts (RCN) are processed in Africa instead of shipping them to Vietnam and India.
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The Nasrul-lahi-li Fathi Society of Nigeria (NASFAT) has appealed to Nigerians to be patient with President Bola Ahmed Tinubu over the harsh effect of fuel subsidy removal.
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As the clock ticks on the November 11 governorship election in Kogi State, the post-primary crisis rocking the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is getting messier as the internal mechanism to resolve the impasse has not produced positive results.
17 mins ago
Aviation stakeholders have called for tough legislation and its enforcement to curb rising cases of unruly passengers in the local air transport sector.