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Zamfara election: Why Supreme Court declined to set-aside judgement

The Supreme Court, on Friday, declined to set-aside its judgement that sacked all candidates of the All Progressives Congress, APC, that won various positions in Zamfara State in the 2019 general elections.
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Supreme Court rules in Zamfara judgment review motion Friday

The All Progressives Congress (APC) will Friday, March 27, 2020, know its fate in its bid to have the Supreme Court set aside the consequential order that made the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) beneficiary of all elective positions in the 2019 general election in Zamfara State.

Imo: What Emeka Ihedioha ought to have done

The recent reaction of the sacked governor of Imo state, Rt Hon Emeka Ihedioha, to the Supreme Court confirmation of Senator Hope Uzodimma as the duly elected governor of Imo state, was at best a self-deluding inglorious voyage totally blind to the truth, and at worst a hate speech.
Imo Chapter of the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has called on the state governor-elect, Mr Emeka Ihedioha, to carry the youth along when he is sworn-in.

Emeka Ihedioha: I’ll never give up struggle for better Imo

The 2019 Imo State governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Emeka Ihedioha, on Sunday said he was firmly resolved never to give up on the struggle for a better Imo State and for a better governed Nigeria.
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Why Supreme Court declined to set-aside Imo judgement

The apex court, in a decision by a seven-man panel of Justices led by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Tanko Muhammad, reinstated the judgement it gave on January 14, which declared Hope Uzodinma of the All Progressives Congress, APC, as the validly elected governor of Imo state.
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Imo guber: Supreme Court can’t mock itself – Olusegun Bamgbose

Barrister Olusegun Bamgbose, the National Coordinator, Concerned Advocates for Good Governance, CAGG, has told the sacked Governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha, that he should have listened to the voice of wisdom and bury the idea of going back to the apex court to seek reversal.
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Imo guber: Coalition reveals next action against Supreme Court

A coalition of leaders of conscience in the country, under the aegis of the Third Force Movement in Nigeria has vowed to drag the Supreme Court of Nigeria to the United Nations, UN, United States of America, United Kingdom, African Union, European Union among others, over its refusal to review the judgment that sacked Emeka Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as the Imo State Governor.
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APC wants courts stripped of powers to impose candidates

Comrade Adams Oshiom­hole, chairman, All Progres­sives Congress (APC), has criticised recent judgments by the judiciary, saying it was not the duty of the court to award victory to a candidate that had been rejected by the electorate.
The Action Alliance (AA) Governorship candidate in Imo, Mr Uche Nwosu on Friday flagged off his campaign for the March 2, election with a pledge to endorse President Muhammadu Buhari.

Uche Nwosu hails Supreme Court judgement affirming Emeka Ihedioha’s sack

Uche Nwosu, former Chief of Staff to Rochas Okorocha, ex-Governor of Imo State, has applauded the apex court for upholding its earlier judgment, which declared Senator Hope Uzodinma as the governor of the state.
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Supreme Court dismisses Emeka Ihedioha’s application

The Supreme Court has dismissed the suit filed by Emeka Ihedioha, requesting it to set aside its ruling that nullified his election as the Governor of Imo state.
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Imo guber: Emeka Ihedioha loses again at Supreme Court

The apex court, in a decision by a seven-man panel of Justices led by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Tanko Muhammad, reinstated the judgement it gave on January 14, which declared Hope Uzodinma of the All Progressives Congress, APC, as the validly elected governor of Imo state.

Supreme Court adjourns hearing in Emeka Ihedioha’s judgment reversal motion

For the second time, the Supreme Court has adjourned hearing in the application by the former Governor of Imo State, Honourable Emeka Ihedioha, seeking a reversal of his sack by the apex court early this year.
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Supreme Court shifts hearing of Ihedioha’s review application till Tuesday

A seven-man panel of Justices of the apex court led by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Tanko Muhammad, adjourned the matter at the behest of Ihedioha’s lawyer, Chief Kanu Agabi, SAN, who pleaded for time to respond to court processes he said was served on him by governor Hope Uzodinma and the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the courtroom.
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Tension, anxiety in Imo as Supreme Court rules on judgement review application

The Supreme Court will today, Monday, likely deliver judgment in the application for judgment review filed by the sacked Imo State Governor, Emeka Ihedioha and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

PDP to petition NJC over Kogi court’s ruling on governorship primary poll

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has resolved to approach the National Judicial Council, NJC, to sanction Justice John Olorunfemi of the Kogi High Court, for recently nullifying the participation of the party in the 2019 governorship primaries.
The Secretary of the Commission, and publisher of The Source magazine, Dame Comfort Obi, who reacted weekend, to an online piece written by one Onwuasoanya FCC Jones, also said that the Commission is not teleguided by either Uzodinma or Ihedioha

Imo judicial commission denies taking instructions from ousted former governor

The Judicial Commission of Inquiry into Contracts Awarded in Imo State between June 2011 and May 2019 has said that there is no iota of truth that “Imo probe panels are still taking instructions from Chief Emeka Ihedioha.”
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Group hails Supreme Court’s decision to review Imo governorship judgement

Mbaise People’s Congress (MPC), a group of Mbaise Professionals in Imo State, has commended the Supreme Court of Nigeria for their decision to review the judgment delivered on January 14, 2020 on the Imo State 2019 Governorship election which upturned the election of Emeka Ihedioha.
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Bauchi governor heads PDP panel probing 2019 elections

The National Executive Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party has approved the Governor of Bauchi State, Bala Mohammed, to head the party panel that will probe the performance of the party in the 2019 presidential election, other elections including the November 16 governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi states.

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