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Certificate of Okorocha return: how Senator Izunaso escaped



Sen. Osita Izunaso, the third litigant in the progressing authentication of return suit documented by Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo, barely avoided being sent to jail on Wednesday.

Equity Okon Abang of the Federal High Court Abuja said that Izunaso should have been remanded in jail for setting up a frame of mind under the watchful eye of the court which could best be depicted as “knavery of the most astounding request.”

At the continued knowing about the issue, the judge declared that he got an oath of actualities documented by Izunaso that he had an application at the Court of Appeal for the remain of procedures in the issue.

While all guidance to the respondents supplicated the court to respect the said application for the remainder of procedures, Okorocha’s advice, Kehinde Ogunwumiju, SAN, encouraged the court to expel it since it was clumsy.

Having tuned in to entries from all guidance in the issue, the judge at that point requested that the court enlistment center solicit Izunaso to remain in front from the court to tune in to his decision appropriately.

The judge in his decision held that putting the name of a directing judge as one of the gatherings to be served a court procedure recorded at the Court of Appeal was shameful and humiliating and demonstrated that Izunaso had no regard for the court.

“The movement documented at the Court of Appeal where my name is recorded before me, labeled as show c, connected to the third respondent’s affirmation of certainties.

“The third respondent is likewise before me, so I have ward over him summarily if that was not adequate, he ousted to an affirmation that the movement was appropriately served on me.

“This is to scorn the court and lower the regard of the judge in the eye of general society as though the judge is a gathering in the issue. “This demonstrates the dimension of negligence Izunaso has for the court which is built up by the constitution.”

As indicated by the judge, “the lead of the representative that is before me is scornful; it is disdain to the substance of the court not outside the court. “I have the purview to manage him summarily because he is the contemnor and he is under the watchful eye of the court.

“The congressperson should have been remanded in jail today for hatred of court, he is before me, and the hostile sworn statement is additionally before me.”

Equity Abang held that on account of hatred under the steady gaze of the court, the judge was the complainant, the investigator and remained the judge.

He, in any case, held that the request of the guidance to Okorocha had spared Izunaso thus, he should “return home and sin no more.”

“Having respects to the energetic request from the senior professional guidance, (Ogunwumiju), I will release the recognized representative home today, not because the court is frail or fearful.

“We have been prepared to utilize our outline controls sparingly, and I will leave the representative to his heart, he is in like manner released even though I discover his direct under the watchful eye of the court scornful,” the judge said.

Concerning the issue of the movement documented by Izunaso for a remain of procedures, the judge said that the court records demonstrated that he just ended up mindful of the action on Tuesday.

He, in any case, said that although he concurred with Ogumwumiju’s accommodation concerning not staying procedures, it was more secure and neater to suspend proceedings in the issue.

“Nonetheless, despite the contention of the SAN, it is more secure too, dismiss procedures in this issue for notice, to withstand the choice of the Court of Appeal as for the pending application for the remainder of methods.

“The Court of Appeal did not organization remain of procedures so I can’t remain procedures, I will dismiss for notice.”

The judge additionally said that he knew that his staff made photocopies of his manually written procedures without his insight and authorization. He said that the primary valid ensured genuine duplicate of the procedures was the one that contained his mark.

He dismissed the issue until May 30 for notice and additionally to tolerate the result of the Court of Appeal regarding Izunaso’s movement for the remainder of procedures.

Okorocha recorded a suit approaching the court for a request convincing the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to issue him with a Certificate of Return as the Senator-choose for Imo West Senatorial District.

Izunaso connected to be joined as a gathering in the suit after which he appealed to the Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Adamu Abdu-Kafarati saying he got a handle on the shut of the issue and was being denied reasonable hearing.

The court, be that as it may, disregarded the request and continued with the issue on Tuesday however needed to defer on Wednesday to anticipate the result of the application for the remainder of procedures at the Court of Appeal.

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Buhari approves new appointment




President Muhammadu Buhari approved the appointment of Captain Musa Nuhu as the new Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA).

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that It will replace Captain Muthar Usman. Until his appointment, Nuhu was the Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

He is an airline pilot, security expert, leading quality control auditor, and artificial intelligence expert. Nuhu has a master’s degree. Bachelor of Business in Aviation and was in the Presidential Air Fleet as Captain and security officer.

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that He also worked at Nigeria Airways, Aero Contractors and Petrowest, among other organizations.

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Declare state of emergency on education – CLO tells Gov Emmanuel




The Civil Liberties Organization, a chapter of the state of Akwa Ibom, has asked Governor Udom Emmanuel to declare a state of emergency in the state’s education sector.

The president of CLO in the state, Franklyn Isong, said this in his office in Uyo, the state capital while informing journalists as part of activities to commemorate World Teachers’ Day with the theme “Young teachers: the future of the profession.”

He said the need became necessary to stop the serious decomposition of infrastructure and insecurity in state public schools.

Isong criticized the content of the education presentation recently organized by the state government, describing it as “urbanized” and not with the intention of capturing the deep crisis that was shaking the sector in the state.

He said: “It is worrisome and sad that most public schools in some communities in Akwa Ibom state are in ruins, insecure and left to the destiny of the communities without government attention.

“All that is needed is for the Governor to take bold steps by declaring a state of emergency in the education sector to build more classroom blocks in rural and urban schools, provide good infrastructure such as science equipment, libraries, laboratories, as well as review the education curriculum to ensure a better and safe future for children in the state of Akwa Ibom. ”

He thanked the state government for tameing the right to basic education of the Akwa Ibom child in free and compulsory education and urged the state government to do what is necessary.

“The right to basic education of all Nigerian children, as enshrined in the Child Rights Act of 2003 in Article 15 (1), had been tamed under the Akwa Ibom State Child Rights Act, to ensure that every child in the State of Akwa Ibom the right to compulsory, free and qualitative basic education. ”

Isong added that; “In the Fundamental Principles and Directives of State Policy, as set out in Chapter 2, Section 13 of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria of 1999 (as amended), the government has the responsibility to ensure that the education of Nigerian children be free and qualitative. ”

He also urged the government to address the numerous complaints of delays in the payment of pensions and unpaid tips to relatives of late elementary school teachers with delays in 1991 and to provide an improved social assistance package for teachers in public schools throughout the state.

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We will attack DSTV, MTN, Shoprite, Stanbic IBTC, others if they don’t leave Nigeria – Yoruba youths




After the xenophobic attacks against Nigerians and Nigerian companies in South Africa, the Oodua Youth Coalition, OYC, has granted South African companies and businesses seven ultimata to leave Nigeria.

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that the group president, Oluyi Akintade Tayo, the refusal of the interested parties to give in to the notice of resignation will mean death.

While expressing disappointment at the attitude of South Africans against Nigerians living and working in South Africa, particularly what they described as the continued silence of the South African government on development, the group emphasized that during the apartheid era, which was the time Difficult of In the rainbow country, Nigeria was firm with them.

The statement says: “Oodua Youth Coalition (OYC), the most crucial youth group in Nigeria that projects and protects the Yoruba nation in the country, is sad and angry because South Africans, with the support of the country’s authorities, are coordinating the looting and burning of Nigerian businesses and mutilations and murders of our brothers and fathers on earth.

“It is unfortunate that South Africa, which under the apartheid regime had the support and solidarity of the Nigerians and the government while the white supremacists reigned supreme, is now turning to inflict physical and psychological pain and injury to the people whose parents committed great harm.” part of wages and profits and the community to end the apartheid reign.

“The circulating video in which Mr. Bongani Mkongi, the Vice Minister of Police of South Africa, defended the attacks against Nigerians and other Africans confirmed our previous fear and doubts about the guilt of the South African authorities. It is disconcerting that the country whose former leader, the late Nelson Mandela, recognized Nigeria’s efforts to elevate the South African-led government, is expelling other Africans, mostly Nigerians, energetically and with shame.

“We have tolerated the excesses of these South Africans whose businesses have prospered in Nigeria without any physical and psychological attack. For months, the coalition has written several letters to the South African consulate in Nigeria requesting meetings to chart a way forward and find a lasting solution for these unfortunate and barbaric incidents that have still been ignored or have run into a brick wall.

“OYC, after an emergency meeting, has concluded plans to, as a matter of urgency, attack all South African companies and facilities in Nigeria, especially in the southwest region of the country. DSTV, MTN, SHOPRITE, STANBIC IBTC, and other outlets are our goals.

“Therefore, we give these South African companies a maximum of seven days to leave Nigeria or forget them, since our coalition, with other groups and comrades throughout the country, will attack them and burn them to ashes,” reads the notice.

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