Wednesday, 20th October 2021
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15 Oct
The Supreme Court has declared Chief Victor Oye as the valid Chairman of Anambra State All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA).
12 Oct
The Supreme Court, yesterday, reserved judgment in a suit filed by the 36 governors, seeking an order to compel the Federal Government to fund capital projects in state high courts, Sharia Court of Appeal and Customary Court of Appeal.
12 Oct
The Appellant sought the Federal High Court to declare a judgment delivered by the Supreme Court, illegal and unconstitutional for breach of right to fair hearing amongst other reliefs.
5 Oct
The Supreme Court, yesterday, reserved judgment in the suit filed against the Federal Government by the 36 states over the funding of superior courts created by Section 6 of the 1999 Constitution (as amended).
Abubakar Malami
24 Sep
As more reactions trail the controversy over the collection of Value Added Tax (VAT), the Federal Government has moved to find a permanent resolution to the disputes by approaching the Supreme Court...
6 Aug
I was transferred from Lagos to Abuja as the Judicial Correspondent for ThisDay Newspapers in the early part of 2001. Later that year, my Law Editor, Ms Funke Aboyade, now a Senior Advocate of Nigeria
3 Aug
On the instruction of President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is working out a safe option to resolve the internal political crisis that followed the Supreme Court ruling
31 Jul
The Ondo State capital, Akure, was thrown into wild jubilation yesterday over the verdict of the Supreme Court, which upheld the victory of the state Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN)...
30 Jul
Wednesday's Supreme Court split decision that upheld the election of Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, as winner of the November 20, 2020 governorship poll
30 Jul
The Director-General of the Budget Office of the Federation, Ben Akabueze, yesterday, hinted that the Federal Government would “at some point” approach the Supreme Court for a judicial...
15 Jul
The Supreme Court, yesterday, granted an order of injunction restraining the Federal Government and its agencies from ceding 17 oil wells to Imo State.
15 Jun
The Supreme Court of Nigeria has affirmed that Investors in Nospetco Oil & Gas Ltd (Wonder Bank) whose N22. 45b funds are being trapped in the Central Bank of Nigeria


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