Buhari, APC close cases at presidential election tribunal

President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) have closed their case at the hearing of the petition brought by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) challenging Mr Buhari’s election. The president and his party made this known at the continuation of the presidential election petition tribunal on Thursday. The lawyer representing […]

Ayo Adeluola Advises Members to Show Restrain.

The candidate of Accord party in the 2019 House of representatives election, Hon. Ayo Adeluola has advised his followers to show restraint in the face of provocation, speaking to our correspondent immediately after the Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Ikeja adjourned the hearing of the petition he filed against Hon […]

Breaking: Court of Appeal to Onnoghen: Go and Appear at CCT

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has rejected the request by suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen to stay proceedings in the charge pending against him before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). A three-man panel, led by Justice Abdul Aboki, in a ruling a moment ago, […]

BREAKING: LAWYERS DEFY NBA ORDER, REPORTS TO COURT

Lawyers in Nigeria’s Federal Capital Territory have reported to the courts despite an order by the Nigerian Bar Association for them to boycott the courts. The association called for the boycott at the end of its emergency National Executive Council meeting on Monday, which discussed the suspension of Walter Onnoghen […]

TECHNOLOGY: WhatsApp restricts message-sharing to fight fake news

WhatsApp is limiting all its members to forwarding any single message up to five times in an effort to tackle the spread of false information on the platform. The Facebook-owned business had already introduced the policy in India six months ago. The move followed a number of mob lynchings that were blamed […]

I Gave Fayose $5M Cash on the Order of Dasuki – Obanikoro

A former minister on Monday testified that he was directed to pay money from public funds to a former governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose. Musiliu Obanikoro, a former minister of state for defence, gave evidence on Monday before Mojisola Olatoregun, a judge of the Federal High Court in Lagos […]

2019 POLL: KASHAMU MAKES INEC’S FINAL LIST

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in Ogun, Buruji Kashamu, says his emergence on INEC’s final list of candidates is a victory for resilience. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the embattled Mr Kashamu made the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) final list of candidates for the […]

Just In: Justice Onnoghen asset declaration trial adjourned.

The defence team challenges the jurisdiction of the court to hear the case The Code of Conduct Tribunal on Monday adjourned until January 22 the next hearing in the trial of Chief Justice Walter Onnoghen for alleged false asset declaration. Mr Onnoghen faces six counts of failing to disclose many […]