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Court affirms jurisdiction to hear Emir Bayero's right to Kano Emirate lawsuit

Court affirms jurisdiction to hear Emir Bayero

A Federal High Court has affirmed that it has the jurisdiction to hear the human rights violation case filed by the dethroned Emir of Kano, Aminu Ado Bayero, and senior councillor, Aminu Dan’agundi.   The appellants had asked the court to restrain the respondents from enforcing, implementing, and operationalizing the …

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Appeal court affirms Delta state governor, Sheriff Oborevwori?s election

Appeal court affirms Delta state governor, Sheriff Oborevwori?s election

The Court of Appeal has affirmed the March 18 election of Sheriff Oborevwori as goveror of Delta state. The judgment was delivered on Friday, November 24, nearly two months after the Delta State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal upheld Oborevwori’s election.   The three-member tribunal headed by Justice C.H. Ahuchaogu dismissed …

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