THE Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed Monday, May 27, for the hearing of a suit against the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and two others, seeking N50 billion as compensation for the violation of patent rights to election materials.
After deliberating on the petition filed against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday, members of the NJC unanimously agreed that Onnoghen has lost the moral authority to continue as CJN with the litany of allegations bordering on misconduct.
Innoson Motors v. GTBank: What the Recent Supreme Court really means for lawyers, customers, and the general public
First of all, your money is safe. A Writ of Fi Fa prohibits the bailiff from seizing the goods of third parties. Account holders with GTBank are the third parties in this context, and their monies are the goods in question.
Court Rules That Absence of Ministerial Consent Rendered Lekoil 310 Acquisition Of OPL 310 Inchoate & Invalid
Federal High Court, Lagos Division has today, March 28, 2019, dismissed the suit
filed by Professor Fidelis Oditah, QC, SAN on behalf of Lekoil 310 Ltd and
Afren Investment Oil and Gas (Nigeria) Ltd, against the Honourable Minister of
Petroleum Resources asking the Court to hold and deem as granted, and valid Lekoil’s
2015 acquisition of participating interest of Afren Oil & Gas in Oil
Producing Licence 310.
The Osun State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory, recently declared Ademola Adeleke, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), winner of the 2018 governorship election in the state.
Appeals From The National Industrial Court: How The Supreme Court Saved A “Copy And Paste” Legislative Fiasco
The principles of natural justice and the constitutional right of appeal are the basis of any legal system in the world today.
The Court of Appeal has dismissed a request brought by suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, for a stay of proceedings in his trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal.
The Court of Appeal has ordered the Code of Conduct Tribunal to suspend the trial of Nigeria’s Chief Justice, Walter Onnoghen, till the determination of appeals at the appellate court
On 29 November 2018, the Federal High Court (the Court) delivered a Judgment on the imposition of turnover assessment in a case between Theodak Nigeria Limited (Theodak) v Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS). Based on the Judgment, the FIRS acted ultra vires the powers granted to it under the Companies Income Tax (CIT) Act, by imposing turnover assessment on Theodak based on the value of its property.