Breaking: Delta: Appeal Court sacks Elumelu, declares LP’s Okolie winner
The decision of the National and State House of Assembly Election Tribunal in Asaba, Delta State, has been overturned by the Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja.
The tribunal had declared Ndudi Elumelu, a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, the winner of the 2023 election for the Aniocha/Oshimili Federal Constituency of Delta State, according to The Daily Post.
However, in a decision on Thursday, the appellate court upheld Ngozi Okolie, a candidate for the Labour Party (LP), as the legitimately elected lawmaker.
Details to follow.
Court Sacks 18 Personal Assistants Illegally Appointed By Niger Delta Agency, NDDC Chairperson, Lauretta Onochie
A Federal High Court in Warri, Delta State, has sacked 18 aides appointed by the Chairperson of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Lauretta Onochie.The court held that Onochie acted outside her powers in appointing them.The court barred her from interfering with the functions of the commission’s Managing Director , Dr. Samuel Ogbuku.The declaration was made in a suit by Dr. Mike Oberabor, for himself and on behalf of the Oberabor Oreme-Egbede families of...
Breaking: Biafra: UK Appeal Court to hear Nnamdi Kanu’s case
Barring any last-minute change, the United Kingdom Court of Appeal will hear the case of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB.The court is scheduled to hear Kanu’s extraordinary rendition appeal on June 22, 2023.The court had initially ruled that the ground for appeal raised important issues.Kanu’s special counsel, Aloy Ejimakor, disclosed the scheduled date for the ruling in a chat with NAIJACRAWL.According to Ejimakor: “In an initial order,...
Breaking: Appeal court affirms Adeleke as authentic governor of Osun state
The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has declared Ademola Adeleke the authentic winner of the July 16 governorship election in Osun State.The court also quashed the earlier decision of the Osun State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal that nullified his election.Recall that in January 2023, the Osun tribunal sacked Adeleke as the duly elected governor of the state.The court also ordered INEC to issue a certificate of return to the former governor of the state,...
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