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Appeal Court Affirms Oshiomhole’s Suspension As APC National Chairman

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has affirmed the suspension of Comrade Adams Oshiomole as a member and National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Ruling on the interlocutory appeal filed by Comrade Oshiomhole, on Tuesday, June 16, 2020, the appellate Court upheld the decision of the Federal Capital Territory High Court delivered […]

Federal High Court Releases Guidelines For Virtual Proceedings

The Chief Judge of the Federal High Court has released guidelines and practice directions authorising Judges to adopt virtual proceedings for Court cases in all its judicial divisions. The Chief Judge, Justice John Tsoho, issued the practice directions for cases to be heard virtually on Zoom, Skype or any other audio-visual means approved by the […]

COVID-19 Lockdown Order: All Attendees Of Funke Akindele’s Party To

Lagos State Government is to prosecute all those who attended Saturday’s birthday party hosted by Nollywood Star, Funke Akindele-Bello. The State Attorney-General, Mr Moyosore Onigbanjo (SAN) ), said on Monday, April 6, 2020, that they would be prosecuted for flouting social distancing regulation of the State. He made the disclosure in an interview with the […]

Funke Akindele, Husband Bag 14 Days Community Service, With ₦100,00

A Magistrate court sitting in Lagos has sentenced Nollywood actress, Mrs Funke Akindele-Bello and her husband, Mr Abdulrasheed Bello, a.k.a JJC skillz to 14 days community service each. The Court also directed them to pay a fine of ₦100,000 each. The duo would be kept in isolation in a place to be determined by the […]

Lockdown Order: Funke Akindele, Husband Plead Guilty

Actress Funke Akindele-Bello has pleaded guilty for defiling the orders of the Lagos State Government which had ordered Lagosians to stay at home. The charge is a one-count charge of hosting a gathering of 20 persons and over, contrary to the social distancing directives of the Lagos State Government. The actress and her husband, Mr […]

COVID-19 Lockdown Order: Funke Akindele, husband Arrive Court

The Lagos State Police Command has taken Nollywood actress, Mrs Funke Akindele-Bello, and her husband, Mr Abdulrasheed Bello, popularly known as JJC Skillz, to Court for flouting the lockdown order in Lagos State. The Police Public Relations Officer, Mr Bala Elkana, confirmed that the actress, popularly called ‘Jenifa’, had been taken to a Chief Magistrates […]

Imo Verdict: Supreme Court Adjourns Hearing Till March 3

The Supreme Court has adjourned its hearing of the application filed by the Peoples Democratic Party’s Candidate in Imo State till Tuesday, March 3, 2020. Mr Emeka Ihedioha is asking the Apex Court to set aside its judgment that sacked him as Governor of Imo State on January 14, 2020. The top Court adjourned the […]

Assets Declaration: Court Strikes Out Charges Against Ekweremadu

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Monday, February 24, 2020 struck out charges of non-declaration of assets against a Former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu. The case was instituted against Ekweremadu, by the defunct Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property. The Nation reported.

Lipolelo Thabane’s Murder: Lesotho Police Postpone PM Court Appearance

Lesotho Police has said they would wait for the Prime Minister’s return from “sick leave” to resume a Court case in which he is suspected of murdering his estranged wife. Thomas Thabane, 80, is accused of having acted in “common purpose” in the June 2017 killing of 58-year old Lipolelo Thabane, whom he was divorcing. […]