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Today's Headlines: Lawan, Omo-Agege Warn Abaribe On PIA, FG Considers Taking States To Supreme Court

Lawan, Omo-Agege caution Abaribe on PIA Senate President Ahmad Lawan yesterday warned his colleagues to reduce their interactions with the media. He implored them to limit their discussions on the happenings in the country with their colleagues in the Upper Chamber, if they felt dissatisfied with any issue.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Lawan, Omo-Agege Warn Abaribe On PIA, FG Considers Taking States To Supreme Court

JUSTICE

Can A Daughter Inherit Her Late Father's Property? Read What The Law Says About Female Inheritance

There are a lot of customs that prohibit the inheritance of a man's property by his daughter, and some are prevalent in the Igbo tribe. In this article, we are going to consider and examine some of these customs, and cases where the court has pronounced decision on similar issues.

  11 months ago ago
Can A Daughter Inherit Her Late Father's Property? Read What The Law Says About Female Inheritance

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Today's Headlines: APC Plotting To Rig 2023 Polls - Rep; Senate Summons Power Ministry

APC plotting to rig 2023 polls with direct primaries – Rep A ranking member of the Peoples Democratic Party caucus in the House of Representatives, Mr Ayo Yusuf, has hinted that the Supreme Court may be approached over the restriction of political parties to direct primary in the ongoing amendments to the Electoral Act 2010.

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: APC Plotting To Rig 2023 Polls - Rep; Senate Summons Power Ministry

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[Opinion] Why The Suit Seeking To Void President Buhari's Election Should Be Dismissed

Final outcomes of elections in Nigeria are often decided by the Supreme Court. This is due to the fact that many candidates approach the Court to challenge unfavourable results from the polls. In recent times, we have seen groups, and concerned citizens, joining the trend.

  11 months ago ago
[Opinion] Why The Suit Seeking To Void President Buhari's Election Should Be Dismissed

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OPINION: Who wins Anambra State governorship election next month?

The Supreme Court has put an end to the legal obstacles the PDP and Valentine Ozigbo were facing on their road to the governorship seat of Anambra State come November 6, 2021 but what are the chances of PDP in the election? Valentine Ozigbo's victory in the Supreme Court is reminiscent of Professor Charles Soludo's hard-fought victory in the same court recently.

  11 months ago ago
OPINION: Who wins Anambra State governorship election next month?

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Why Governor Wike Wants The Supreme Court To Accelerate Hearing On VAT Case

The Governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Wike has reportedly asked the Supreme Court to accelerate hearing on the Value Added Tax case between the Federal Government and some states, which is currently before it. The Governor who wondered why the the apex court has not given the contentious issue the needed attention, argued that the case was of national importance and that the Nigerian citizenry was eagerly waiting to hear the final judgment on the issue.

  11 months ago ago
Why Governor Wike Wants The Supreme Court To Accelerate Hearing On VAT Case

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"I Won’t Be Surprised If Everyone In Anambra Joins APC" -Hope Uzodinma Reveals

Video of hope Uzodinma revealing why he won't be surprised if everyone in Anambra State Joins APC has been generating different reactions on the internet since today. Photo credit: Google Hope Odidika Uzodinma is a Nigerian politician who serves as Governor of Imo State. On 14 January 2020, the Supreme Court in Nigeria declared Hope Uzodinma of the All Progressives Congress winner of the 2019 governorship poll in Imo State nullifying the election of incumbent Emeka Ihedioha.

  11 months ago ago

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Court Finally Affirms APGA's Authentic Candidate For The Anambra Governorship Election

The Supreme Court has affirmed Professor Charles Chukwuma Soludo as the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in the forthcoming Anambra election slated to hold on Saturday, November 6. Channels TV reported that the five-man panel led by Justice Mary Odili gave the judgement in favour of the former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Thursday,October 14.

  11 months ago ago
Court Finally Affirms APGA's Authentic Candidate For The Anambra Governorship Election

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VAT: Wike's Move Gains More Support As Other States Resolve To Join Supreme Court Suit

The ongoing VAT battle between some southern states and FIRS has been a major source of concern for everyone. At the moment, the case is currently in the Supreme Court awaiting a final resolve. However, from the looks of things, other state governors have thrown their weight behind Wike and have also decided to join in the suit.Photo credit: Channels TV

  1 year ago ago
VAT: Wike's Move Gains More Support As Other States Resolve To Join Supreme Court Suit

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2 Ways Soludo's Victory At Supreme Court Will Boost His Chances In Anambra Election

The Supreme Court of Nigerian has finally delivered judgment on the contentious issue of who is the authentic governorship candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) in Anambra State. The governorship election is less than a month from now, yet, the matter was not finalized until today.

  11 months ago ago
2 Ways Soludo's Victory At Supreme Court Will Boost His Chances In Anambra Election

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Today's Headlines: Postpone Anambra Election - PDP Tells INEC; Supreme Court Affirms Soludo

Postpone Anambra election if insecurity persists, PDP tells INEC The Peoples Democratic Party has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission to consider postponing the governorship election in Anambra State if the increasing level of insecurity in the state cannot be contained. The state Secretary of the party, Mr Chukwuebuka Okoli-Akirika, who made this call while speaking in a telephone interview with The PUNCH on Wednesday, said though the election was expected to hold, it was impossible to conduct such exercise where gunmen shoot at any person on sight.

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Postpone Anambra Election - PDP Tells INEC; Supreme Court Affirms Soludo

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Apex Court drops SAN 24 hours after his endorsement

The Apex Court of Nigeria has reportedly dropped a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), identified as Nworka Chidi Benjamin Esq, 24 hours after his endorsement. According to them, his elevation to the rank was discovered to have been done in error. "The list of Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SANs) appointees released on Thursday, October 21 contained an error.

  11 months ago ago
Apex Court drops SAN 24 hours after his endorsement

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Supreme Court affirms Victor Oye as APGA Chairman and Soludo as APGA Governorship Candidate

The court battle started after the Oye faction of the party conducted a primary election and elected Prof. Charles Soludo, as it’s governorship candidate for the Nov. 6, governorship election in Anambra. This Soludo’s nomination had been accepted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as candidate of APGA in the Nov. 6 governorship poll.

  11 months ago ago
Supreme Court affirms Victor Oye as APGA Chairman and Soludo as APGA Governorship Candidate

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Two Reasons The Supreme Court Has Reserved Judgement In Gov's N66bn Suit Against Federal Government

Following the request from Governors of 36 states, seeking order of the apex court to compel the federal government, in taking up the funding of capital projects for State High Courts, Sharia Courts, and Customary Court of Appeal, the Supreme Court of Nigeria, on Monday, in Abuja reserved their judgement.

  1 year ago ago
Two Reasons The Supreme Court Has Reserved Judgement In Gov's N66bn Suit Against Federal Government

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Why South-South Govs' resolution on VAT may provoke North to reject South presidency

The crisis over who has the right to collect Value Added Tax (VAT) between the Federal Inland Revenue(FIRS) and state governments has continued despite the earlier interventions to resolve the issue. Photo credit: Vanguard While the Lagos and Rivers State who started the fight for state administration of VAT have enacted laws in their respective state to back the collection of VAT, the other Southern states have continued to throw their weights behind them.

  1 year ago ago
Why South-South Govs' resolution on VAT may provoke North to reject South presidency

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Supreme Court Affirms Soludo As APGA's Gubernatorial Candidate

Regarding the forthcoming election in Anambra State which has been slated to hold on the 6th day of November, 2021, Professor Charles Soludo has been affirmed by the Supreme Court as the gubernatorial candidate for APGA (All Progressives Grand Alliance). Justice Mary Odili led the five-man panel and it was equally affirmed by Mr. Victor Oye who functions as the chairman of the party.

  11 months ago ago
Supreme Court Affirms Soludo As APGA's Gubernatorial Candidate

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Supreme Court Affirms Soludo As APGA's Gubernatorial Candidate

The Supreme Court of Nigeria has affirmed Professor Charles Soludo as the Governorship candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) in the forth coming Gubernatorial election in Anambra State which is slated to hold on the 6th of November, 2021. The Panel which was made up of Five men led by Justice Mary Odili also affirmed Victor Oye as the Chairman of the Party.

  11 months ago ago
Supreme Court Affirms Soludo As APGA's Gubernatorial Candidate

JUSTICE

Federal Government may consider taking States to Supreme Court over VAT

The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Mr. Abubakar Malami SAN has said that the FG may consider taking States to Supreme Court over VAT. The Attorney General disclosed this in Presidential Villa, Abuja after the Federal Executive Council meeting while answering to State House correspondents.

  1 year ago ago
Federal Government may consider taking States to Supreme Court over VAT

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Supreme Court Affirms Former CBN Gov As APGA Governorship Candidate

According to "BLUEPRINT", the Supreme Court in Abuja, after months of legal analysis, has affirmed Professor Charles Chukwuma Soludo, former governor of central bank of Nigeria, as the governorship candidate, of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA). The apex court also returned Chief Victor Oye, as the national chairman of the party.

  11 months ago ago
Supreme Court Affirms Former CBN Gov As APGA Governorship Candidate

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Supreme Court Affirms Soludo As APGA’s Governorship Candidate

The former governor of the Central Bank Of Nigeria (CBN), Professor Charles Chukwuma Soludo, have been affirmed by the Supreme Court in Abuja as All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) governorship candidate. There was jubilation on Thursday when the Supreme Court in Abuja decleared Prof. Charles Chukwuma Soludo as the governorship candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance in the Anambra State governorship election scheduled for November 6.

  11 months ago ago
Supreme Court Affirms Soludo As APGA’s Governorship Candidate