Governor Aminu Tambuwal got a rude shocker on his 51st birthday on Tuesday as he lost in his bid to stop a suit challenging his nomination as the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, (APC) for the 2015 governorship election in Sokoto state at the Supreme Court.

The Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal by the Sokoto State Governor Aminu Tambuwal to stop court action against his nomination for the 2015 governorship election on the platform of the All Progressive Congress (APC).

The legal tussle in Cross River State over alleged age falsification has been put to rest as the Supreme Court on Friday upheld the election of Governor Ben Ayade as duly nominated by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

A Federal High Court in Abuja, on Monday, granted a Supreme Court judge, Sylvester Ngwuta bail in the sum of N100m.

Two of the Judges arrested by the Department of States Services, DSS few weeks ago, Justice Sylva Ngwuta and John Inyang Okoro, have withdrawn from sittings at the Supreme Court.

Embattled Judge of the Abuja Federal High Court, Justice Adeniyi Ademola, has rejected a terrorism case brought before him by the Department of State Services (DSS) against one Haruna Abbas and two others.

The Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, has called for the immediate sack of the Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, and that of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu over allegation of bribery against them by two Supreme Court Justices.

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent 46 names to the Senate for confirmation and approval as ambassadors.

The Nigerian Senate has adopted the E-Voting System to vote on the confirmation of President Muhammadu Buhari's nominations of new Supreme Court justices.

The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has refuted claims that he bribed some Supreme Court justices to get his governorship election victory validated.

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