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November 22, 2015

Sherifat O. Hassan & Anor V. Agunsoye Oluwarotimi Ojo & 2 Ors

The 1st Appellant and 1st Respondent were candidates at the 28th March, 2015 House of Representatives Election wherein the latter was declared returned as the validly elected as member representing Kosofe Federal Constituency. Dissatisfied with the return, the 1st Appellant filed a petition challenging the return of the 1st Respondent on the ground that the 1st Respondent was at the time of the election not qualified to contest...
November 22, 2015

Sami Akanni Layeni & 5 Ors V. Bank of Industry

The Appellants instituted a suit against the Respondent in the High Court claiming damages for losses suffered by them due to the collapse of the Respondent’s building on their property...
November 18, 2015

James Yakubu & Anor V Independent National Electoral Commssion & 5 Ors

At the conclusion of the election, the 5th Respondent was declared the winner having scored the highest vote while the Appellant came second. The 1st Appellant being dissatisfied with the return of the 5th Respondent presented a petition to the Governorship and Legislative Houses Election Tribunal challenging his return...
November 13, 2015

Alhaji Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo & Anor V Jafar Abubakar & Ors

Respondent thereafter declared the 1st Respondent/Appellant as the winner of the election and he was duly returned as the Governor of the State. Dissatisfied with the result of the Election, the Petitioner/1st Respondent filed a petition before the Governorship Election Tribunal sitting at Gombe.