Prospective witnesses in Plateau tribunal get death threats, says Ozekhome
Lead counsel to Plateau State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP’s) gubernatorial candidate in the 2019 general elections, Mike Ozekhome (SAN) has disclosed that its witnesses are being threatened with instant death if they testify at the tribunal.
Why Atiku can’t inspect INEC server now - Tribunal
The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT) yesterday refused to grant the application filed by Atiku Abubakar and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for access to inspect the server and data of smart card readers used by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)...
Judge overrules Jang’s counsel on acceptability of documents tendered
Trial judge of the Plateau State High Court, Mr. Justice Daniel Longji, yesterday overruled the objection raised by Senator Jonah Jang’s counsel, Mike Ozekhome on admissibility of documents tendered. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)’s witness, Kpaja Emmanuel, had tendered the documents on Tuesday, despite not being a signatory to the papers. The case…
Why Jang did not honour EFCC summons, by Ozekhome
Counsel to Senator Jonah Jang, in a suit bordering on misappropriation of funds, Mike Ozekhome (SAN), has explained why his client did not honour the summons by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Ozekhome disclosed that while a Plateau High Court in Jos had set aside four days to finish the case between EFCC and…
Adeosun: Buhari may settle for clemency
Today is the 50th day since the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) exemption certificate forgery allegation against Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun broke, and President Muhammadu Buhari is yet to act.
Melaye’s absence stalls trial in gun running charge
The trial of Senator Dino Melaye in alleged gunrunning suit was yesterday stalled following his absence in court.
Ozekhome blames government for worsening corruption, insecurity, others
Human rights activist and constitutional lawyer, Mike Ozekhome (SAN) has said that past and present administrations of President Muhammadu Buhari were responsible for the country pitiable economic condition and socio-political woes.
Re-electing Buhari will perpetuate suffering, says Bishop Chukwuma
The Archbishop, Enugu Ecclesiastical Province (Anglican Communion), Most Rev. Emmanuel Chukwuma, has said that re-electing President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 would perpetuate suffering and evil in the country.