Posts Tagged ‘Court’

Court rules on Ambode’s bus probe suit Feb 27

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 17, 2020
The Lagos State High Court in Ikeja has fixed February 27, 2020 to rule on the validity of the suit filed by former governor Akinwunmi Ambode, seeking an injunction restraining some of the state lawmakers from probing him over the purchase of 820 buses. The presiding judge, Justice Yetunde Adesanya, fixed the date after hearing […]

Court Dismisses Bribery Suit Against Ganduje for ‘Lack of Evidence’

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 18, 2019
A Federal High Court sitting in Kano has dismissed a bribery suit against Governor Abdullahi Ganduje for lack of evidence, Punch reports. The suit was filed by a Kano-based lawyer, Bulama Bukarti, who asked the court to mandate the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to investigate Ganduje for allegedly receiving kickback from a contractor. […]

BREAKING| N7.1bn Fraud, Court Convicts Orji Uzor Kalu

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 5, 2019
The Federal High Court in Lagos has convicted a former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, who was charged with N7.1bn fraud. Kalu’s co-defendants are his firm, Slok Nigeria Limited and Udeh Udeogu, who was Director of Finance and Accounts at the Abia State Government House during Kalu’s tenure as governor. More Details shortly…