• Court adjourns Tompolo’s suit against government to May 4

    Court adjourns Tompolo’s suit against government to May 4

    According to reports, the Federal High Court, Lagos, presided by Justice Mojisola Olatoregun-Ishola, yesterday adjourned hearing of the suit filed by the former Niger Delta militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo, popularly known as Tompolo, to May 4, 2016.

    Tompolo in the suit marked FHC/L/CS/499/2016 is challenging sections 221 and 306 of the Administration of Criminal Justice Act (ACJA), saying they are invalid and unconstitutional, as they seek to prevent the court from exercising its jurisdiction to entertain any objection to a criminal […]