Charly Boy is a Nigerian singer, television presenter, publisher, producer and one of Nigeria’s most controversial entertainers. He was born on 19th of June, 1951. The second son of former Supreme Court Justice, Chukwudifu Oputa, Oguta-native Oputa was born into a Catholic household, and is the cousin of Swedish musician Dr. Alban.
The argument is no longer over who the authentic candidate of the All Progressives Congress APC, in the Okigwe Senate By-election was. The Supreme Court had laid that matter to rest, when it declared Mr. Frank Ibezim the winner of the primaries, and in a effect, buried Senator Ifeanyi Araraume's ambition to return to the Senate chambers he sat in from 1999 to 2007.
The legal battle of October 10, 2020 Ondo State governorship election between the Peoples Democratic Party's (PDP) candidate, Eyitayo Jegede (SAN), and Governor Rotimi Akeredolu could be far from being over, despite the outcome of the suit at the Appeal Court.
Media Bodies Speaks To Reps. Photo Credit: Punch The Nigerian Press Organisation, which comprises the Newspaper Proprietors’ Association of Nigeria, Nigerian Guild of Editors and the Nigerian Union of Journalists, has called on the House of Representatives to step down a bill seeking to amend the Nigerian Press Council Act, noting that it is still a subject of litigation the Supreme Court.
These two Governors might not be re - elected during the Governorship election in their respective states . The two Governors are 1. Gboyega Oyetola He is the current Governor of Osun state , he was a former chief of staff to the former Governor of Osun state Engineer Rauf Aregbesola , the present Minister for interior .
Of a truth, the battle for who represents Imo north senatorial district is just about to begin with the case at the election tribunal sitting in Imo state. Although the Supreme Court has ruled on the candidacy of Frank Ibezim as the winner of the votes gathered by APC in the December 5 election but a separate case is still pending.
Imo north senatorial election outcome has been partially delivered by the Supreme Court some months ago but the bulk of the work in the total decision rests on the election tribunal. The Supreme Court ruled on who the right candidate is from the all progressive congress (APC) and it favoured Frank Ibezim who has been at loggerheads with Ifeanyi Ararume, his contender in the APC.
Following the outcome of the Tribunal and the Appeal Court concerning the Ondo state Governorship Polls, the Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, Eyitayo Jegede has headed to the supreme Court to challenge the Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress and the Governor of Ondo State, Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu.
The People's Democratic Party has at least two bitter lessons to learn as the Court of Appeal passed a verdict yesterday to confirm that Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu was the duly elected governor of Ondo State. The PDP has lost almost every chance to rule the southwest state. The appeal made by Eyitayo Jegede and his political party, the People's Democratic Party (PDP), was partly allowed and partly dismissed by the court.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC), has vowed to re-prosecute the former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu. Recall that Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, was earlier convicted of financial crimes and sentenced to 12 years imprisonment, this was after the EFCC had brought the criminal charge against him for diverting N7.65 billion from Abia State, while he was the governor.
Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State claimed that if the Peoples Democratic Party's governorship candidate, Eyitayo Jegede, wanted to appeal the court of Appeal's decision, he would win again at the Supreme Court. Akeredolu, who was greeted at the Akure Airport by party supporters from across the state's 18 council areas upon his return from Abuja, condemned the lawsuit as "an exercise in futility and a flimsy one that cannot hold water."
The union had embarked on the strike on April 6, shutting down all courts nationwide, to demand financial autonomy for the judiciary in states. There was a sigh of relief yesterday as courts and state Houses of Assembly are set to reopen for business following judicial and legislative workers' decision to pause their two-month-old industrial action to press for the implementation of financial autonomy for state judiciaries and legislatures.
It has been a regular issue of discourse that Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamafara State is making serious plans to join the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. Matawalle is a member of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party,PDP. Matawalle was very lucky to be declared Governor of Zamafar State by the ruling of the Supreme Court.
Oshiomhole Begs Obaseki After Court Victory Former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, and the 2019 APC governorship candidate for Edo State, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu have both appealed to the Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki to be magnanimous in victory.
Obaseki reacts to Supreme Court verdict: The Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, on Tuesday, said the ruling of the Supreme Court that affirmed his victory in the September 19, 2020 governorship poll and dismissed the alleged certificate forgery suit against him, signals an end to godfatherism in the state and freedom for Edo people.
Governor Obaseki has reportedly celebrated in Edo state after his Supreme Court victory. This celebration of Governor Obaseki has been generating different reactions on the internet since today. New Pictures currently going viral on the internet, showed the moment governor Obaseki was spotted celebrating on the streets of Edo state.
Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has taunted previous public director of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole and his adversary Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, over the salutary messages shipped off him on Monday. Oshiomhole and Ize-Iyamu had sent complimentary messages to Obaseki on Monday, following the Supreme Court judgment on Friday.
Former All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman Adams Oshiomhole has urged Governor Godwin Obaseki to be gracious in victory. This was remarked by Oshiomhole as he congratulated Obaseki on his Supreme Court triumph on Monday. The ex-APC national chairman urged to Obaseki to put the past behind him in a letter to the Governor, which was made public by Oshiomhole's media assistant, Victor Oshioke, in Benin on Monday.
Prof Lai Olurode, a former National Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission, has said that the Supreme Court judgement of January 2020 was the catalyst for assault on INEC offices in the state. According to him, the courtroom should not take the position of the electorate, which is a manifestation of the people's popular will.
Following the Supreme Court judgment of May 7, 2021, directing the government of Gov. Seyi Makinde to pay off the sacked council chairmen and councilors in the state after a long legal battle. Makinde had on May 10, 2021 agreed to honor the judgment of the Supreme Court of Nigeria on the matter.