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Suspension: Oshiomhole’s appeal suffers setback Appeal Court adjourns hearing indefinitely 

    The hope of the embattled National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC),  Mr Adams Oshiomhole, to vacate his suspension order suffered a major setback on Monday.  The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has suspended  hearing in the case...

Ihedioha loses as Supreme Court upholds its Imo judgment

    ...judgment that declared Uzodinma winner was entered in error, says minority verdict Expectedly, the Supreme Court has thrown out the appeal of ex-Gov. Emeka Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for a review of its judgment on the governorship...

Five months after, Court declares ex-Kogi Deputy Gov. Simon Achuba’s removal nullity 

The impeachment of a former Deputy Governor of Kogi State, Mr Simon Achuba, in October 2019 is an exercise in futility and therefore a nullity, a court ruled on Thursday. "It is hereby declared null and void as it  did not...

Supreme Court dashes APC’s hope for Bayelsa governorship judgment review

  …awards N60m cost APC, Lyon, Degi-Eremienyo’s lawyers Nigeria’s Apex Court on Wednesday sealed the hope of a review of its judgment sacking the All Progressives Party (APC) governor-elect, David Lyon as Bayelsa governor on the eve of his inauguration by...

Oshiomhole Is Divisive, Contemptible, Destroying the APC – Babachir Lawal

  Babachir Lawal, former Secretary to the Government to the Federation, SGF, said the Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole is working to destroy the party. He said the ruling party has become a “funny organization” under the...

INEC declares PDP’s Diri Douye winner of Bayelsa governorship election

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has declared the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Douye Diri winner of Bayelsa governorship election.   The Chairman of the Commission Professor Mahmood Yakubu made the declaration at the Commission's Headquarters in Abuja.   The Supreme Court...

Senator Diri Douye: The Teacher Becomes Bayelsa Governor

  Douye Diri a  former public school teacher who dreamed of becoming a principal before becomes the executive governor of Bayelsa state. Douye started his career as a teacher and taught in several Government Schools in the Rural Area in the Old...

Ahead of inauguration on Friday, Supreme Court sacks Bayelsa Governor-elect

  ...declares PDP winner Like a thunderbolt, the Supreme Court on has nullified the election of Bayelsa State governor-elect, David Lyon and his running mate, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo. The duo is to be inaugurated in less than 24 hours. Consequently, the People's Democratic Party...

Adamawa Governor Fintri cleared by Supreme Court

Still dishing out judgments on the dispute March 9, 2019 governorship poll, the Supreme Court on Tuesday affirmed Mr Ahmadu Fintri of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) as the duly elected governor of Adamawa State.  The apex court held that...

PDP’s Benue Governor, Ortom, gets Supreme Court’s endorsement 

    Again, the Supreme Court of Nigeria, in continuation of its rounds judgment on governorship polls, has upheld the election of Samuel Ortom of the People's Democratic Party, the Governor of Benue State. It dismissed an appeal by Mr Emmanuel Jime,...
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What triggered Akure explosion, by Gov. Akeredolu

  The multiple explosion which occurred about two kilometres to Akure Airport in the wee-hours of Saturday was triggered by...
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Scores of Houses, Churches, Schools Others Destroyed As Bomb Explosion Rocks Akure

  In Akure, the Ondo State capital, scores of houses, churches, schools and others have been shattered by defeaning multiple explosions reportedly triggered by bombs...

Davido says his fiancé Chioma has coronavirus

  Music star Davido said Friday that his fiancé has tested positive for the coronavirus. He made the announcement on his Twitter page. Hey everyone ! I...

Epidemic of Fear: Addressing Misinformation and Panic in Infectious Disease Outbreaks – Dr. Oreh

  By Dr Adaeze Oreh A few weeks ago,Masaka,the last patient receiving treatment for Ebola, the deadly viral haemorrhagic disease was discharged in the Democratic Republic...

Obasanjo donates his 32-room Hilltop mansion for COVID-19 isolation centre 

  In a rare magnanimity, Nigeria's former President Olusegun Obasanjo has handed over his 32-room mansion at Presidential Hilltop, Abeokuta, Ogun State, to the state government with immediate...