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Ekweremadu: Lawyer urges court to declare him Senator for Enugu West

A member of the People Democratic Party PDP and a notable lawyer, Barr. Ogochukwu Onyema has urged a Federal High Court sitting in Enugu, to declare the Enugu West Senatorial seat vacant. It should be noted that the  seat is currently being occupied by a former Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu who is in detention in the United Kingdom ...

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Ihedioha’s Lawyer to Supreme Court: Imo judgement review an opportunity to redeem your image

Kanu Agabi, counsel to Emeka Ihedioha, former governor of Imo state, says his client’s application is a great opportunity for Supreme Court to redeem its image. Agabi’s position was contained in a written address that accompanied the application of the Ihedioha. On Wednesday, Ihedioha, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in Imo, asked the apex court to sack Hope Uzodinma, ...

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Imo Guber Judgement: Ihedioha’s legal team made a “fatal” error- Lawyer

Barrister Kenneth Ikonne, in an article entitled “The Imo gubernatorial judgment – a painful but legally correct verdict!” He added that the Supreme Court, based on the facts, was right in declaring Uzodinma the winner in law. According to him, Ihedioha’s legal team made a “fatal” error, The Nation reports. He recalled that results from more than 350 polling units, ...

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RevolutionNow: Stop playing politics with insecurity, lawyer warns politicians

A Benin lawyer and former Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources in Edo State, Mr Eddy Osifo, has warned religious leaders, politicians and sponsors of RevolutionNow to not to engage in actions or comments that could destroy Buhari’s administration. Osifo said sponsors of divisive actions and statements were getting it wrong on insecurity in the land, especially the killing of ...

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Alleged Diversion: Desperate politicians behind allegations against Akpabio, lawyer claims

Mr Leo Ekpenyong, the lawyer to former Akwa Ibom State Governor Godswill Akpabio, says no iota of truth in the allegation of diversion  of constituency projects levelled against the former Governor. The lawyer noted that the claims were politically motivated by those he called desperate politicians. Ekpeyong, who is the Managing Director of De-bongos Media, made the clarification in a ...

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Melaye Trial: Court grants last adjournment to FG’s counsel to present witnesses

Justice Olasumbo Goodluck of an FCT High Court has given the Federal Government’s lawyer last adjournment in the ongoing trial of the Sen. Dino Malaye. The Senator was accused of  giving false information to the police. Goodluck, gave the advice following an application by Mr Shuaibu Labaran, prosecution counsel, praying the court for an adjournment to enable him bring his ...

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My lawyer, son-in-law are paying the price for supporting me- Atiku

Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has kicked against the continued detention of his henchmen by security agencies. Atiku added that Babalele Abdullahi, his son-in-law, and Uyiekpen Giwa-Osagie, his lawyer, are being detained for for having links with him. Writing via his Twitter handle on Monday, Atiku urged “those persecuting” the two to bear in mind ...

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