Weddings are special occasions, and every woman wants to appear her best, so they search for the ideal outfit that compliments them. Unlike traditional and white weddings, court weddings are done without any religious backing. It's also known as a civil marriage, it meets the legal requirements of the state or location of the wedding.
VAT Tussle: 2 Key Reasons Appeal Court Ruled In Favour Of FG, Stopped Wike From Collecting The Money
It is making headlines that the Court of Appeal has finally ruled on the motion filed by the federal government against Rivers State Government over the Value Added Tax (VAT) tussle. Justice Haruna Simon Tsanami ruled that the Government of Nyeson Wike must not go ahead to collect the VAT as he earlier planned to do in Rivers State.
The Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has resolved that the Office of the State Surveyor General should take immediate and appropriate steps to produce a new and generally acceptable map for the state and ensure it is approved and gazetted. Akwa Ibom map A new official map would be authenticated by the State Governor, the Court and the State House of Assembly.
The crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has continued to linger despite the intervention of the party's stakeholders to settle the aggrieved members out of court. Photo credit: Vanguard The former Chairman of the party, Prince Uche Secondus, is currently waiting to see the outcome of his case at the Court of Appeal sitting in Port Hartcourt.
As a Nigerian, one should not be too concerned and worried about rifts between different camps of political parties. Internal politics of political parties is a struggle for power and control of the party machinery which is what democracy is all about at the end there would be resolutions that would favor some and make some still angry.
The Anambra state gubernatorial election is very close and as such, political parties and politicians are taking strategic steps to ensure their victory at the polls. For most of the political parties participating in the election, the aim is to unseat APGA that have held on strongly unto the gubernatorial seat of the state.
It is now trending that on Thursday, the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), the Ohanaeze Ndigbo and other prominent Nigerians took a swipe at the security agents for prohibiting lawyers, journalists and some leadership of the Ndigbo clan from attending the trial of Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People Of Biafra.
The struggle for the collection of VAT (Value Added Tax) had been a tremendous incident in the Nigerian political struggle for the past few months, as the Abuja division of the Court of Appeal on Thursday, admitted that the Lagos State Government should proceed with its legal battle as a party to the appeal on Value Added Tax collection between Rivers State Government and the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS.
A Court in Ibadan recently ordered the Attorney General Of the Federation, Mr. Abubakar Malami to pay the sum of 50,000 Naira to Yoruba nation activist Sunday Igboho. Photo Credit : Gazettengr.com According to reports from Punch Newspaper, The Counsel to Sunday Igboho requested for cost of 250,000 to be Awarded against Malami but the court awarded 50,000 naira due to the inability of AGF lawyers to response early to the suit.
The embattled Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, better known as Sunday lgboho, has yet again defeated the the Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation, AGF, Abubakar Malami, and the Nigerian Government in court.The Federal Government and Malami have lost the application they filed before an Oyo State High Court, seeking to set aside, the restraining order from arresting, intimidating, harassing and blocking the bank accounts of the Yoruba Nation activist.
STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE AU MEMBER STATES NEED MORE SENSITIZATION ON AFRICAN HUMAN & PEOPLES’ RIGHTS COURT, SAYS OSINBAJO *VP lauds the Court, affirms protection of human rights Africa Union Member-States need more sensitization on the role of the African Court on Human and Peoples Rights, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN.
There has been a lot of back and front over who should be responsible for the collection of Value Added Tax (VAT) between the state and the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS). Some governors in the Southern region of Nigeria have insisted on collecting the VAT in their states, because they perceived the revenue small of their states get after FIRS collect the VAT is below expectation.
Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Minister Muhammad Bello told the Abuja High Court that Zainab, the daughter of former President Umaru Yar'Adua, had filled a number of papers to apply for land in Abuja. The Minister alleges, yesterday, that there is no indication that the former President's daughter had ever applied for land from FCT or made any payment to the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) so that she could build any land in Abuja.
The Abia State high Court of Justice has adjourned the hearing of a human rights infringement case, instituted by Mr. Aloy Ejimakor, the lawyer to the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra(IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, against the Nigerian government. The adjournment of the hearing of the motion until October 7 by Justice K.C.J Okoreke, was due to the delayed response by the respondents of the suit.
According to report, Oyo State High Court Justice, Ladiran Akintola has declared the raid conducted by the Department of State Service (DSS) on the residence of Sunday Igboho in Ibadan as illegal. In the report, the court also ordered the DSS to pay a sum of N20 billion to Igboho as exemplary and aggravated damages.
It's been over 50 days since the National Association of Resident Doctors embarked on a Nationwide strike over the failure of the federal government, to honour their side of the agreement between the both of them. In recent weeks, the federal government and the resident doctors have held a series of meetings but all have ended in deadlock without a real agreement.
Today's Headlines: Court Asks DSS To Pay Igboho N20bn, Be Your Brothers' Keeper - Umahi To South Govs
Photo Credit To Google BREAKING: Court asks DSS to pay Sunday Igboho N20bn for unlawfully invading his house An Oyo State High Court has asked the Department of State Security (DSS) to pay N20 billion to Chief Sunday Adeyemo also known as Sunday Igboho for unlawfully invading his house located at Soka, Ibadan on July 1.
A popular social media human rights activist, Deji Adeyanu, has taken to his verified Facebook page where he reacted after Court stopped governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe State from parading himself as the All Progressive Congress (APC) chairman. Deji said he knew the ruling party (APC) will never respect the court order just like what Secondus and People Democratic Party (PDP) did.
Onyaema Bright Worlu and Prophetess Edina Lovely-Worleru has been convicted of murder and sentenced to life imprisonment by a court sitting in Port Harcourt for preparing a concoction said to be a love potion. Oyemaema Bright who said she went to met her prophetess Edina lovely, to prepare a love potion for her administered it to one isreal Georgewil her lover after which he died.
*VP lauds the Court, affirms protection of human rights Africa Union Member-States need more sensitization on the role of the African Court on Human and Peoples Rights, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. "I think one of the critical issues is more sensitization," the VP noted during a meeting today with judges of the Court led by the President, Lady Justice Imani Daud Aboud, at the Arusha office of the AU judicial agency.