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Gbeleyi Abayomi The Court of Appeal in Abuja has thrown upheld the suspension of Adams Oshiomhole as National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). A three-member panel of the appeal court upheld the suspension on Tuesday in Abuja. In a judgment delivered by Justice Mohammed Lamido, the panel dismissed Mr Oshiomhole’s appeal for lacking …

Gbeleyi Abayomi After several months of delay, the President Muhammadu Buhari has finally sent the name of Monica Dongban-Mensem to the Senate for confirmation as the substantive President of the Court of Appeal. This was made public by the president himself on his official Twitter handle this afternoon. “I have sent the nomination of Justice …

Embattled Senator representing Kogi-west Senatorial District, Dino Melaye while reacting to the Friday, Appeal Court Judgement said that in all things he gives glory to God. This was contained on Melaye’s Twitter handle News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Appeal Court on Friday, upheld the judgment of the Kogi National and State Assembly …

Gbeleyi Abayomi Despite a 2018 ruling by the court of appeal mandating all states of the federation to reply all FOI’s request sent to them, the Rivers State Government has kept mum over requests sent to it. It would be recalled that under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act, states are to provide …

Female Muslim pupils in Lagos State can now wear hijab to school, the Court of appeal ruled yesterday. The appellate court voided the 2014 verdict of a Lagos High Court, which outlawed the wearing of hijab by the pupils. In a unanimous decision, a special five-man panel presided over by Justice A.S. Gumel held that …