Thursday, September 20, 2018

Tag "federal high court Abuja"

    Court orders arrest of sacked panel investigator

Court orders arrest of sacked panel investigator

The federal high court, Abuja, has issued a warrant for the arrest of Victor Uwajeh, a UK-based private investigator.In March, Uwajeh was appointed a special investigator in the presidential panel for the recovery of public property but was disengaged on April 23.He was fired for failing to disclose a criminal charge pending against him before the court.The federal government had [...]

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    VIDEO: Olisa Metuh collapses in court

VIDEO: Olisa Metuh collapses in court

Olisa Metuh, former spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who is standing trial for corruption, collapsed at a federal high court in Abuja on Monday.He was walking to the dock when he fell down. During previous hearings, Metuh was brought to the court on stretcher.Watch the video below.[...]

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    Court orders n’assembly to suspend action on election reordering bill

Court orders n’assembly to suspend action on election reordering bill

The federal high court, Abuja, has ordered the national assembly to suspend actions on the electoral act.President Muhammadu Buhari rejected amendment to the act on Tuesday.In a letter to both chambers of the national assembly, the president said the amendment to the "sequence of elections in section 25 of the principal act, may infringe upon the constitutionally guaranteed discretion of [...]

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    Abacha loot: Court adjourns Cable Foundation’s suit against AGF till Feb 28

Abacha loot: Court adjourns Cable Foundation’s suit against AGF till Feb 28

The federal high court, Abuja, has adjourned hearing of a suit filed against the attorney general of the federation (AGF) by the Cable Newspaper Journalism Foundation (CNJF) to February 28.The foundation had sued the AGF over his failure to respond to a freedom of information (FoI) request on the engagement of lawyers for the recovery of the $321 million stolen [...]

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    ‘What are you trying to hide?’ — Senate taunts Malami

‘What are you trying to hide?’ — Senate taunts Malami

The senate has asked Abubakar Malami, attorney-general of the federation (AGF), to tell Nigerians what he is trying to hide.TheCable had reported how Malami asked the federal high court, Abuja, to stop the probe into the reinstatement of Abdulrasheed Maina, former chairman of the presidential taskforce of pension.But the court rejected Malami's motion.In a statement on Tuesday, Sabi Abdullahi (pictured), [...]

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    Court suspends Melaye’s recall process

Court suspends Melaye’s recall process

A federal high court in Abuja has suspended the recall process of Dino Melaye, senator representing Kogi west.The court asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and Melaye to maintain "status quo" in the suit the senator filed.Melaye through Mike Ozekhome, his lawyer, filed the suit after some of his constituents initiated his recall process from the upper legislative chamber.The [...]

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    Court sacks 2 PDP reps, says their emergence was unlawful

Court sacks 2 PDP reps, says their emergence was unlawful

The federal high court in Abuja has sacked Stella Ngwu and Dennis Agbo from the house of representatives over their "unlawful emergence".Okon Abang, the judge, ruled that the emergence of the duo representing Igbo-Etiti/Uzo-Uwani and Igbo-Eze North/Udenu federal constituencies, respectively, on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was unlawful.The ruling was sequel to prayers by Gabriel Okafor and [...]

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