Appeal court quashes conviction of Umar for armed robbery
The Court of Appeal sitting in Gombe has quashed and set aside the death sentence handed to one Sale Umar by Justice Beatrice Iliya of Gombe High Court for conspiracy and armed robbery.
Appeal Court dismisses Gbadamosi, PDP’s suit against Abiru
The Court of Appeal sitting in Lagos has dismissed the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) suit seeking to disqualify Senator Adetokunbo Abiru of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from continuing to represent Lagos East Senatorial District.
Appeal Court upholds prayers in favour of slain “Ekwulobia four”
The Court of Appeal, Lagos, has upheld prayers in favour of slain “Ekwulobia four” and set aside the decision of the lower court, which dismissed the right to file a suit on behalf
Appeal court orders retrial of case over denial of fair hearing
The Appeal Court, Lagos, has ordered for the retrial of a land and property dispute before another Judge of the Federal High Court for accelerated hearing...
Appeal Court dismisses Lawan’s ‘no-case submission’ in $3m bribery trial
The Court of Appeal, Abuja, has dismissed the appeal filed by former member of the House of Representatives from Kano State, Farouk Lawan. Lawan, in the suit, seeks to terminate the $3 million bribery charges brought against him by the Federal Government.
Appeal court upholds school supervisor’s 60-year rape sentence
An appellate court sitting in Lagos has upheld the 60-year sentence of a former supervisor of Chrisland School, Adegboyega Adenekan, who was convicted of defiling a two-year...
Appeal Court affirms Diri as Bayelsa governor
The Court of Appeal sitting in Owerri yesterday upheld the processes that led to the victory of Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri. The court also dismissed Ndutimi Alaibe’s claim that the People’s Democratic Party...
Ibadan Appeal Court dismisses appeal on robbery case
The Appeal Court sitting in Ibadan has dismissed the appeal filed by Samuel Oluwafunmileyi Okunaya over the judgment delivered by Ogun State High Court...
Appeal Court okays Kano division for speedy dispensation of justice
The Court of Appeal has approved the opening of a division in Kano to facilitate access to and speedy dispensation of justice in the country.