A former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh, yesterday approached the Court of Appeal, Abuja Division to challenge the refusal of Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja to release his international passport to enable him travel...
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The Federal High Court in Abuja has struck out the applications by former President Goodluck Jonathan against the subpoenas ordering him to appear to testify in defence of a former National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh.
The trial judge, Justice Okon Abang, held that he had no jurisdiction...
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The federal high court has redeployed prominent judge, Justice Okon Abang, Justice Mohammed Liman and 10 other justices.
Justice Liman had been moved to Enugu division, while Justice Abang is transferred to Asaba division.
Justice Liman gave the judgment that accentuated the leadership crisis...
The Supreme Court on Thursday referred back to the Court of Appeal, Abuja, all pending cases relating to the dispute over the leadership tussle between the Ali Modu Sheriff and Ahmed Makarfi factions of the Peoples Democratic Party.
The appeals which the apex court referred back to the Court...
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A three-member panel of Appeal Court judges led by Ibrahim Salauwa on Wednesday 23rd November accused Justice Okon Abang of fraud.
They made the accusation while ruling on the Eyitayo Jegede candidacy case. Abang had in an earlier ruling declared Jimoh Ibrahim, bonafide candidate of Peoples...
The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Friday, ordered Governor Okezie Ikpeazu to pay what it described as a 40,000 Naira damage fee to Mr Uche Ogah.
In his ruling, Justice Okon Abang said that the sum should be paid before further proceedings will be taken before the court.
Justice Abang said...
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Justice Okon Abang of a Federal High Court in Abuja ruled on Wednesday that he lacked jurisdiction to release Olisa Metuh’s passport.
The counsel to Metuh had on May 23 informed the court of an application dated May 16 seeking permission to allow Mr. Metuh travel to the United Kingdom for...
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A Federal High Court in Lagos has dismissed a fundamental rights enforcement suit filed by a former Minister of Aviation, Stella Oduah, against the Attorney General of the Federation and three others.
Justice Okon Abang, who dismissed Oduah’s suit for want of jurisdiction today, ordered her to...