• Fayose admits Justice Abang is after him due to his critics

    Fayose admits Justice Abang is after him due to his critics

    Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose has accused Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court Abuja, of getting at him for asking the National Judicial Council to sack him.

    Calling on the council to curb his excesses, the governor alleged that the judge granted an interlocutory order against him in a matter pending before another judge.

    The Court of Appeal in its judgment on November 23, had lambasted Abang while setting aside his ruling of October 14, which conferred recognition on Mr. […]

  • Ikpeazu vs Ogah: Justice Okon Abang should be punished – PDP chieftain

    Ikpeazu vs Ogah: Justice Okon Abang should be punished – PDP chieftain

    A Chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Mr Ben Onyechere, has called for the punishment of Justice Okon Abang, over his recent ruling sacking Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu.

    This is as Onyechere, a former Special Assistant to ex-Vice President, Dr. Alex Ekwueme, described the ruling of the Appeal Court, setting aside Abang’s pronouncement as a testament to the serenity of the appellate court.

    Recall that Justice Abang had on June 27, 2016, sacked Ikpeazu for allegedly submitting forged tax documents […]