This is coming less than one month after a Yenagoa-based broadcast journalist, Famous Giobaro, was also killed by unknown gunmen.
The Ahmed Makarfi-led faction of the PDP had released a statement on Sunday saying that the decision to release Boko Haram fighters in exchange for the kidnapped girls was a bad idea.
The duo was remanded in the Minna Prison after their arraignment on April 25 by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.
Justice Riman in his ruling on Friday said that since there was an appeal on his initial judgment of February 27, his court has no jurisdiction to entertain the same matter.
Traceable spending of the All Progressives Congress, APC and the People’s Democratic Party, PDP presidential candidates in the 2015 general elections has shown that Presidential Candidates of both parties, Muhammadu Buhari and Goodluck Jonathan respectively, breached the 2010 Electoral Act in their campaign expenditures.
Olisa Metuh, Former spokesman of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, has asked the Federal High Court, Abuja, to compel former National Security Adviser, NSA, Sambo Dasuki, to testify in his trial.
The Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal by the former Governor of Adamawa State, Murtala Nyako, who has been seeking order from the court to be reinstated as a governor of Adamawa State to enable him to complete his truncated second term.
The Court of Appeal in Abuja has adjourned hearing on the leadership crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, indefinitely.
Despite the alleged killings and wide-spread rigging in the parliamentary re-run elections in Rivers State, the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, and the All Progressives Congress, APC, have produced winners.
A gubernatorial aspirant, Joe Agi, who contested the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, governorship primary election in the state in 2015, had asked the court to sack Ayade over false declaration of age but the apex court held on Friday that Agi could not prove the allegation against the governor.