Posts Tagged ‘Supreme Court’

JUST IN: S’Court Adjourns Zamfara APC’s Request For Review

by Seun Adeuyion March 17, 2020
The application by the Abdulaziz Yari faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for a review of its May 24, 2019 judgement in the intra-party dispute in the Zamfara APC, has been reserved till a yet to be announced date by the Supreme Court. In its judgement, the Apex Court had held among others that […]

Finally, Ihedioha speaks after Supreme Court Decisions on Imo Guber Review

by Ikokwu Ikembaon March 8, 2020
Dear Ndi Imo and fellow Nigerians, On Tuesday 3rd March 2020, the Supreme Court of Nigeria gave a ruling rejecting our application to set aside its earlier judgement of 14th January 2020 on the Imo State governorship election. This is certainly not the outcome we wanted or we worked so hard for and I know […]

Imo residents lament over Supreme Court verdict

by Seun Adeuyion March 4, 2020
Expectedly, Imo citizens are mourning instead of jubilating as every corner of the state, including the Government House staff are sad over the decision of the Supreme Court in not setting aside its judgment of January 14, 2020. The Apex Court, in a six to one judgment, had earlier Tuesday refused to set aside its […]

Imo guber Review: S’Court verdict is refreshing — Oshiomhole

by Seun Adeuyion March 4, 2020
National Chairman of All Progressive Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole has described the supreme court verdict on the Imo governorship election as refreshing. On Tuesday, the supreme court dismissed the application of Emeka Ihedioha, former governor of the state, seeking a review of the judgement which sacked him. The apex court had nullified Ihedioha’s victory in the […]

JUST IN: S’Court dismisses Imo guber review application

by Seun Adeuyion March 3, 2020
The Supreme Court has dismissed the application for the review of the decision sacking former governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha and declaring Hope Uzodinma winner of the March 9, 2019 judgement. A seven-member panel of justices presided by Justice Tanko Muhammad on Tuesday ruled that the court lacks the jurisdiction to sit on appeal […]

Imo Guber Review: Inadequate Claims And The Erring Counsel

by Ikokwu Ikembaon March 3, 2020
By Akinloye NG As the ruling on the Imo guber appeal ruling review is now set for 3:00PM today, I will do a quick analysis on what transpired on both sides on the floor of the Supreme Court, before the Supreme Court stood down till later in the evening to give its ruling. Lawyer to […]