Tag archive for ‘Court’
By admin On Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

JUST IN:Court Declares 45% Electricity Tariff Hike Illegal, Orders Reversal

LAGOS JULY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, in a landmark judgement has declared the 45 per cent tariff increase by the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) as illegal. The More...

By admin On Saturday, July 9th, 2016

Peter Threatens to Sue Elder Brother for Booking Solo Performance With PSquare Brand

LAGOS JULY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Just when we were beginning to believe that all is well with the Okoye brothers, Peter Okoye of the P Square duo threatens to sue their former manager and older brother, Jude Okoye More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 5th, 2016

Abia: Court Upholds Ikpeazu Removal

Ikpeazu LAGOS JULY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday refused to set aside his earlier order removing Okezie Ikpeazu as governor of Abia State. Wole Olanipekun (SAN), More...

By admin On Friday, July 1st, 2016

EXPOSED: New Abia Governor, Uche Ogah is Standing Trial for Forgery

Uche Ogah LAGOS JUL 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The man billed to take over from Okezie Ikpeazu as governor of Abia state is standing trial for forgery in Lagos State. The Independent National Electoral Commission [INEC] More...

By admin On Thursday, June 30th, 2016

Who Is On Trial: The Nigeria Senate Or Saraki and Ekweremadu?

Sir Kenny Okolugbo By Kenny Okolugbo LAGOS JUNE 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-I have spoken so much on this issue on the electronic media in a lot of forums, it beats my imagination that it is difficult for Nigerians to sift More...

By admin On Saturday, May 21st, 2016

N1.5bn Fraud: Court Slams Five Years Jail Term on Former NIMASA DG, Omatseye

Raymond Omatseye LAGOS MAY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)- – Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has slammed five years jail term against a former Director-General (DG) of the Nigerian Maritime Administration Safety Agency More...

By admin On Saturday, May 14th, 2016

Methamphetamine Lab: Trial of Four Mexicans, Five Nigerians Stalled Again

LAGOS MAY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The trial of four Mexicans and five Nigerians over alleged operation of a super laboratory for the illicit production of methamphetamine has again been stalled on Friday May 13, 2016 More...

By admin On Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Dismiss Tompolo Request to Stop Trial, Federal Government Tells Court

Tompolo LAGOS MAY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Federal Government of Nigeria has asked the Federal High Court, Lagos, to dismiss the case filed by Chief Government Ekpemupolo (alias Tompolo) for being an abuse of process More...

By admin On Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Delta: Aniocha Crown Prince, Others Charge to Court for Stealing

LAGOS MAY ND (URHOBOTODAY)-At last, the crown Prince of Idumuje-Ugboko in Aniocha North local government area of Delta State, Chukwunonso Nwoko has been charged to court. Nwoko had allegedly caused the ejection More...

By admin On Monday, April 11th, 2016

Tompolo Drags FG to Court, Wants Trial Halted

Tompolo LAGOS APRIL 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A former militant leader declared wanted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has sued the Nigerian government seeking an end to his trial for alleged fraud. Government More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 8th, 2016

Just in: Yinusa Arraigned in Court over ESE Oruru’s Abduction

Yunusa LAGOS AMRCH 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Made to coincide with a day being celebrated as the International Women Day, Yinusa Dahiru, alias Yellow – the alleged abductor of the 14 years old Ese Oruru, was on Tuesday More...

By admin On Friday, February 19th, 2016

Court Grants EFCC Nod to Seize Tompolo’s Assets

LAGOS FEBRYARY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, has given the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) nod to seize all but one of the properties belonging to Government Ekpemupolo, More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

Tompolo Asks Court to Vacate Arrest Warrant Placed on Him

Tompolo LAGOS FEBRUARY 1ST 9URHOBOTODAY)-Former General Officer Commanding, GOC, of the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger-Delta, MEND, Chief Government Ekpumupolo, otherwise known as Tompolo has asked Justice More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 1st, 2015

Appeal Court Upholds Victory of Delta Speaker, Monday Igbuya

Delta Speaker, Monday Igbuya LAGOS DECEMBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Monday Igbuya, on Tuesday labelled his victory at the Court of Appeal as triumph for the common man More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 1st, 2015

N636m Court Judgement: Panic Withdrawing Grounded Activities at Access Bank

LAGOS DECEMBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Banking activities have been grounded in most Access Bank branches in Enugu State following the execution of a N636 million judgment against the bank. It was gathered that the legal More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 27th, 2015

Falana Threatens to Drag Buhari to Court over Menace of Fulani Herdsmen

LAGOS OCTOBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Senior advocate, Mr Femi Falana, Sunday, called on President Muhammadu Buhari “to address the bloody clashes which occur regularly between farmers and Fulani herdsmen in the More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

Independence Day Bombing Suspect, Charles Okah Attempts Suicide In Court

Charles Okah LAGOS OCTOBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Security operatives attached to Justice Gabriel Kolawole at the Federal High Court, Abuja on Tuesday prevented Charles Okah, the alleged mastermind of the 2010 Independence More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

Corruption: Go to Court, Amaechi Dares Wike

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Recall that Wike had made several corruption allegations against the former governor who is rumoured to be on the highly awaited ministerial list of ‘President Muhammadu Buhari. Amaechi More...

By admin On Friday, September 18th, 2015

Court Orders Bukola Saraki’s Arrest

Bukola Saraki LAGOS SEPTEMBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, sitting in Abuja has ordered the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Mr. Solomon Arase and other relevant security agencies in ?the More...

By admin On Thursday, September 17th, 2015

Court Bars ICPC, EFCC, SSS, Others from Arresting, Probing Ex- Amnesty Boss, Kuku

Kingsley Kuku LAGOS SEPTEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A federal high court has barred security agencies and anti-corruption bodies from arresting or probing the former Coordinator of Presidential Amnesty Programme, Kingsley More...

By admin On Monday, September 14th, 2015

Caller Tunes: Musician Sues MTN N500m for Copyright Infringement

By Ijebu Afoke Dickson LAGOS SEPTEMBER 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A legal battle between an Abuja based Isoko musician Mr Dovie Okson Omenuwoma, who claims that MTN has infringed on his copyright, is set to commence. This More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

Lagos Lawyer Drags Buhari to Court over Sack of AMCON Board

BuhariBuhari LAGOS AUGUST 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Lagos lawyer and activist Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, Esq., has sued President Muhammadu Buhari before the Federal High Court, Lagos, seeking the nullification of the recently More...

By admin On Friday, August 21st, 2015

Court Okays Probe of Amaechi’s Administration

Rotimi Amaechi LAGOS AUGUST 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A Rivers State High Court, presided over by Justice Simeon Amadi, has dismissed the suit filed by former Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi challenging the constitution More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Group Alleged Ibru, Others Stole N10bn From Ikeja Hotels

Goddie Ibru LAGOS AUGUST 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Civil Society Network against Corruption has said that the embattled former chairman of Ikeja Hotels Plc, Goodie Ibru, and his “accomplices” mismanaged N10 billion More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 7th, 2015

Sacked Keshi Threatens To Drag Nigeria Football Federation To FIFA Court

Keshi LAGOS JULY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Stephen Keshi, who was sacked on Saturday as head coach of Nigeria’s Super Eagles, is threatening to file a case against the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) at the FIFA Court More...