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  • September 28, 2022

Court bars Peter Obi, Labour Party, others from protesting at Lekki Tollgate

The Lagos Division of the Federal High Court has restrained Peter Obi’s Labour Party (LP) and its supporters from using the Lekki Tollgate as a base to hold the ‘Obidatti23 Forward Ever Rally’. This followed…
  • September 27, 2022

Singer, Shakira to face Spanish court over tax fraud

A court document made public, a Spanish court has formally ordered Colombian superstar Shakira to stand trial on charges that she failed to pay 14.5 million euros ($14.31 million) in income taxes. Shakira Isabel Mebarak…
  • September 25, 2022

Osun election: Appeal court dismisses Gboyega Oyetola’s request to move tribunal to Abuja

The Appeal Court in Abuja has rejected Governor Gboyega Oyetola’s request to relocate the sitting of the tribunal to Abuja. The Chief Registrar Court of Appeal, Bangari Umar, in a letter titled: RE: PETITION NO,…
  • September 21, 2022

Court orders ASUU to call off strike

The National Industrial Court has ordered the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), to call off the ongoing Strike. Delivering a ruling on the interlocutory injunction filed by the Federal government, Justice Polycarp Hamman restrained…
  • September 21, 2022

Defend N712m fraud allegation, court tells Lamido

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ruled that a former Governor of Jigawa State, Alhaji Sule Lamido, and his co-defendants have a case to answer in the N712m money laundering charges filed against…
  • September 15, 2022

Court orders INEC to accept Akpabio as APC senatorial candidate

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Thursday ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to publish the name of Godswill Akpabio as the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Akwa Ibom…
  • September 15, 2022

Court fixes date to rule on Baba Ijesha’s post-conviction bail application

The Lagos State Special Offences Court sitting in Ikeja has fixed Monday next week for ruling on the post-conviction bail application filed by convicted actor, Olanrewaju James, popularly known as Baba Ijesha. The trial judge,…
  • September 14, 2022

PDP crisis: Atiku Abubakar, Nyesom Wike camp storm court over legality of presidential primary

As the crisis in the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) deepens, the camp of Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar will on Wednesday begin legal fireworks at the Federal High…
  • September 14, 2022

Google loses appeal over illegal Android app bundling, EU reduces fine to €4.1 billion

The EU has upheld a 2018 antitrust charge against Google, confirming that the company imposed “unlawful restrictions” on Android phone manufacturers in order to promote its search engine on mobile devices. Google has been attempting…
  • September 14, 2022

Festus Keyamo’s diatribe exposes APC’s plot to assassinate Peter Obi – Labour Party

The Labour Party has expressed shock that the unprecedented desperation of the All Progressives Congress to cling on to power at all cost would lead it to post a pre-crime alibi to an alleged plot…