Latest News for: Kano lawyer


Purported Court Order Surfaces Ahead of Ruling, More Woes for Judiciary

This Day 19 Dec 2023
The three-member panel of the appellate court had in their majority judgement dismissed Governor Abba Yusuf’s appeal against the ruling of the Kano State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal for lacking merit.

Lawyers Urge Supreme Court Justices to Resist External Interference in Kano Guber Appeal

This Day 04 Dec 2023
A group of lawyers,  supporting the  Governor of Kano state, Abba Kabir Yusauf has appealed to the Supreme Court Justices to resist any form of external interference in the Kano governorship appeal before them.

Mere Errors Blight Appeal Court Judgment in Kano, Create Crisis of Judicial Confidence

This Day 23 Nov 2023
Tension rises as controversial CTC circulates in Kano metropolis ... Adedayo Akinwale, Alex Enumah, Juliet Akoje in Abuja and Ahmad Sorondinki in Kano ... Kano residents, especially supporters of NNPP, had celebrated the emergence of the CTC.

Kano Judgment Contradictions Mere Clerical Errors Says A’Court

This Day 22 Nov 2023
However, in the CTC released to lawyers, some contradictions appears to have given verdict in favour of both the appellant and the 1st respondent; the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Nigeria: Ousted Kano Governor Heads to Supreme Court

All Africa 19 Nov 2023
"I hereby inform the people of Kano State and well-meaning Nigerians that based on consensus of our stakeholders we have instructed our lawyers to appeal against the judgment at the Supreme Court." ....

Kano governor hires Tinubu’s lawyer to challenge tribunal ruling

Business Day Online 07 Oct 2023
Kano State Governor Abba Kabir Yusuf has hired renowned legal luminary Chief Wole Olanipekun to lead his challenge to a. read more Kano governor hires Tinubu’s lawyer to challenge tribunal ruling ... .

Group Launches Free Legal Services for Vulnerable People in Kano

This Day 27 Sep 2023
During the meeting, participants were given the ‘Call a Lawyer’ unique phone number for citizens and people of Kano State in any case of their human rights abuse, violation, or infringement where they cannot afford legal representation.

Rerun: We’ve Done Our Calculation Well, Tinubu Won’t Be on Ballot, LP Claims

This Day 06 Aug 2023
*Says president misled by lawyers and trying to hoodwink judges ... Tinubu, through his lawyer, Chief Wole Olanipekun (SAN), and the counsel to the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr.

Ekpa, the Southeast and the Nigerian State

This Day 11 Jul 2023
Before I go into the word for today, it is appropriate that This Day Lawyer congratulates Hon. Justice Dije Aboki, on her elevation to the position of Chief Judge of Kano State; the first female substantive Chief Judge of Kano State, Nigeria.

Adamawa Guber: Binani Pleads for Review of Results by INEC

This Day 28 Mar 2023
She said if election reviews were conducted in Enugu, Abia and Doguwa Constituency in Kano State, why should Adamawa be left out ... “My lawyer has submitted a petition to the Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof.

Bolanle Austen-Peters: Transforming the Creative Industry in Nigeria through Education,  Empowerment

This Day 02 Feb 2023
... associations, and businesses that can grow the capacities of our students including the Young Lawyers of Nigeria, a law firm in Kano, an accounting firm, and two business branding consultancies.

EFCC to Arrest APC Senate Candidate for  Alleged $1.3m Fraud

This Day 06 Dec 2022
Ibrahim Shuaibu in Kano ... Lawyer of the anti-graft agency, Ahmad Rogha, told reporters yesterday at Federal High Court Kano at the resumption of the criminal trial of US$1.3million slammed on Zaura.

TikTokers caned and ordered to wash toilets as court rules they defamed Nigerian governor

CNN 10 Nov 2022
Two TikTok comedians have been publicly whipped in Nigeria for making a video that a court in the northern Kano State ruled had defamed the state Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, according to a judicial spokesperson.

Nigerian TikTokers sentenced to whipping for mocking official

Joy Online 08 Nov 2022
Mubarak Isa Muhammed and Muhammed Bula were found guilty of defaming Abdullahi Ganduje, governor of the northern state of Kano. The pair’s lawyer said they would not challenge the judgement.

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