Agbakoba calls for sports tribunal in Nigeria
Sports and entertainment lawyer, Beverley Agbakoba-Oyejianya has called on the National Assembly to enact a law establishing a sports tribunal to help athletes and sports practitioners get a fast and professional judgment on sports-related issues.
Duty of a petitioner who alleges over-voting
On March 9, 2019, National and State Houses of Assembly Elections were conducted by the 3rd Respondent throughout the Country. In Adamawa State the 1st Petitioner and the 1st Respondent vigorously contested for the Yola South State Constituency seat.
Election tribunal and judiciary’s own trial
I was working on a piece on the raging xenophobic attacks against Nigerians in South Africa before I was provoked by the TheGuardian newspaper front-page headline of Sunday, September 8, 2019, titled: Tribunal Verdict ‘!9: D Day Scares Buhari, Atiku Camps.
Tribunal upholds Mohammed’s election as Bauchi governor
Bauchi State Governorship Election Petition Tribunals on Monday upheld the election of Bala Mohammed of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) as the governor of the state.
Police deploy 3,000 as tribunal rules on Kano guber poll today
The police have deployed 3,000 operatives to strengthen security in Kano State as the governorship election petitions tribunal delivers its judgment today.
Adeyeye files 19-ground appeal against Olujimi’s victory at tribunal
Senator Adedayo Adeyeye has filed an appeal against the verdict of the National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal declaring Senator Biodun Olujimi winner of the poll.
PDP thumps up tribunal judgments on Udom, Ishaku
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated Gov. Emmanuel Udom of Akwa Ibom state and his Taraba counterpart, Darius Ishaku for their victories at the Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal.
PDP questions presidential tribunal’s delay in releasing judgment ecord
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday raised the alarm over what it called undue delay by the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal to release the record of the judgment it delivered last Wednesday on the petition against the election of Muhammadu Buhari.
Ganduje congratulates Buhari on victory at tribunal
Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano state has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari over his victory at Presidential Election Tribunal. This is contained in a statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Malam Abba Anwar and made available to newsmen in Kano on Friday.