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May 15, 2018 12:17 PM Alleged non-declaration of assets: CCT frees Justice NgwutaThe Sun News

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), on Tuesday, stopped the trial of Justice Sylvester Ngwuta on charges of non-declaration of assets. A two-man panel of the CCT, in a ruling, on Tuesday agreed with the argument of Justice Ngwuta that, as a serving Justice of the Supreme Court, he could not be tried in any court or tribunal, except after he had been subjected 20

April 7, 2018 9:17 AM Sunday Oliseh wins Fortuna Sittard in court, gets compensation

A former captain of the Super Eagles, Sunday Oliseh has defeated Dutch club, Fortuna Sittard in the Royal Dutch Football Association, KNVB, court. The court ruled that the Dutch second tier club were guilty of ‘Black Money Payment‘ as Oliseh claimed. Black money payment’ is an unlawful payment for a job done in which tax isn’t paid to the government 31

February 15, 2018 9:35 AM Court Fixes March 15 For Arraignment Of CCT Chairman

An Abuja High Court has fixed March 15 for the arraignment of the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Bureau, Danladi Umar,‎ over alleged corruption. The Federal Government had filed a two count corruption charge against Mr Umar. In the charge, Mr Umar is accused asking for a bribe to the tune of 10million naira only while presiding over a case with Charge 19

February 7, 2018 2:58 PM Anambra Election Petition Tribunal may be disbanded

Strong indications emerged, on Wednesday, that the Anambra State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal may be disbanded following allegations of partiality and incompetence leveled against the panel by the candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC). Dr. Paul Chukwudi Obianaso. The tribunal, headed by Hon. Justice H. A. Olisiyi, to entertain 37

February 6, 2018 4:46 PM Alleged False Asset Declaration: Saraki Closes Defence After One Witness

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki standing trial on allegations of false asset declaration at the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT on Tuesday closed its defence after calling on its first witness, Dr Ademola Adebo. Although, Saraki, through his counsel, Paul Usoro SAN at the commencement of proceedings yesterday told the Tribunal that he has lined up four witnesses 25

February 2, 2018 7:36 PM EFCC files two corruption charges against CCT chairman, Umar

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has filed two charges of corruption against the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, Danladi Yakubu Umar. The anti-graft agency filed the charges against the CCT Chairman on Friday at the High Court of the Federal CapitalTerritory, Abuja. EFCC is accusing Umar of asking for and receiving bribes 26

January 13, 2018 8:17 PM Gwagwalada re-run poll: APC beats APGA, PDP in narrow victory

Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Abdulkarim Mohammed, has been declared the winner of the just-concluded Gwagwalada Central Ward councillorship re-run election. Announcing the result, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) He narrowly defeated Ibrahim Anize of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, who had 1,588 votes 29

December 14, 2017 7:35 AM Court declares PDP candidate, Obiora Okonkwo as Anambra Central Senator

On Wednesday, a Federal High Court in Abuja, declared Obiora Okonkwo as the Senator representing Anambra Central senatorial district. At its sitting, the court ordered the immediate return of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate. Ever since the election tribunal sacked Uche Ekwunife who was sworn in as Anambra Central Senator in 2015, the seat has remained 31

October 31, 2017 1:14 PM NJC replaces Justice Salami on committee to monitor corruption cases

The National Judicial Council (NJC) under the chairmanship of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, has picked a retired Justice of the Supreme Court, Suleiman Galadima, as the new chairman of the Corruption and Financial Crime Cases Trial Monitoring Committee. He is to replace Ayo Salami, the retired president of the Court of Appeal who stood 23

October 28, 2017 6:02 PM I won’t contest as governor in 2019 – Ladoja declares

An ex-Governor of Oyo State, Senator Rashidi Adewolu Ladoja on Saturday declared that he will not contest the 2019 governorship election in the state. The Osi Olubadan of Ibadanland who just returned to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) made this declaration while speaking on an Ibadan-based radio station, Fresh FM live program tagged ‘Political Circuit’ 19