JUST IN: Tribunal Nullifies Diri’s Election As Bayelsa Governor

The Bayelsa state governorship election tribunal sitting in Abuja has nullified the election that returned Duoye Diri as governor of Bayelsa state. The Advanced Nigeria Democratic Party (ANDP) had in its petition asked the tribunal to cancel the election because it was excluded from the November 16, 2019, poll. In a majority judgment delivered byContinue reading “JUST IN: Tribunal Nullifies Diri’s Election As Bayelsa Governor”

Ganduje Win At Supreme Court

In a unanimous decision, a seven-man panel of the Supreme Court has affirmed the 2019 election of the Kano State governorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress, Abdullahi Ganduje , as Governor of Kano State. The apex court dismissed the appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party ’s Abba Yusuf to challenge the victory ofContinue reading “Ganduje Win At Supreme Court”

Court of Appeal nullified Gov Makinde’s Election

The Court of Appeal sitting in Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State on Monday set aside the judgement of Governorship Election Petition Tribunal declaring the governor of the state, Seyi Makinde, as the winner of the February 23 election, C2C News reports. The appeal was filed by the All Progressives Congress, APC governorship candidate, BayoContinue reading “Court of Appeal nullified Gov Makinde’s Election”

Sowore rejects Apostle Suleman’s surety offer

In what turns out to be an unbelievable twist of event, the legal team of Omoyele Sowore, has rejected a possible offer by President, Omega Fire Ministries Worldwide, Apostle Johnson Suleman, to stand surety for the detained activist. Suleman had in a tweet on Monday expressed concerns that though Sowore had hurt many people inContinue reading “Sowore rejects Apostle Suleman’s surety offer”

Breaking: Atiku Lost In The Supreme Court.

The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed the appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, challenging the election of President Muhammadu Buhari. https://pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js The court led by Chief Justice of Nigeria Tanko Muhammad dismissed the petition moments after it began hearing the appeal. The Presidential Election Tribunal last monthContinue reading “Breaking: Atiku Lost In The Supreme Court.”

Kogi sworn in new deputy governor.

October 21, 2019Chief Judge of Kogi State, Justice Nasir Ajana, has sworn in Edward Onoja as the state’s deputy governor.Mr Onoja was sworn in on Monday following confirmation of his appointment by the house of assembly.Onoja replaces Simon Achuba who was impeached last Friday on three grounds of criminal indulgence, financial misappropriation, and non-performance.Mr AchubaContinue reading “Kogi sworn in new deputy governor.”