New Hampshire court dismisses latest Pamela Smart petition

Sign up to our Evening Headlines email for your daily guide to the latest news Sign up to our free US Evening Headlines email New Hampshire’s highest court on Wednesday turned away the latest attempt to get a sentence reduction for Pamela Smart, who is serving life in prison for plotting with her teenage lover … Read more

Ortom: Why I withdrew my petition against APC Senator-elect

By Nicholas Dechi Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue on Tuesday revealed that he will not challenge the victory of his opponent, Dr Titus Zam of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the contest for Benue North-west Senatorial seat in the February 25 election in spite glaring electoral malpractices. Zam defeated defeated Ortom who contested on … Read more

No House of Assembly petition yet in Ondo — Tribunal

Ondo State House of Assembly

The Election Petition Tribunal in Ondo, has disclosed that is yet to receive any petition on the outcome of the House of Assembly election held on March 18, 2023. The Secretary of the tribunal, Musa Adam, who disclosed this on Tuesday while speaking with BusinessDay in Akure, however, said the doors of the tribunal are … Read more

Brymo Speaks On AFRIMA Award Loss Amid Petition Over Anti-Igbo Comment

Olawale Ibrahim Ashimi known as Brymo has spoken out about the reason he lost at the 2023 All Africa Music Award (AFRIMA). A petition against his nomination signed by over 47, 000 Nigerians online because of controversial comments he made before the presidential election preceded the award. Brymo in an Instagram post suggested that his … Read more

ICC Accepts Petition against Onanuga, Others over Alleged Incitement

•Says acknowledgement means nothing yet Wale Igbintade The International Criminal Court (ICC), yesterday, formally acknowledged receipt of a petition written by Prof. Gideon Christian to investigate election and post-election violence in Nigeria as well as alleged incitement to ethnic hate by Mr. Bayo Onanuga, the Media Director of the President-elect, Bola Tinubu. The ICC, in … Read more

FOR THE RECORDS: Download Peter Obi’s petition challenging election of Bola Tinubu as Nigeria’s president

The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, on Tuesday, formally filed his petition challenging the victory of Bola Tinubu of the APC in the 25 February presidential election. The electoral commission, INEC, declared Mr Tinubu the winner of the election having scored majority votes (8,794,726 votes) and at least 25 per cent of … Read more

Election petition: Tinubu about to be cleared of all allegations – Keyamo 


The Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, has reacted to the petition filed by the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, calling for the annulment of the February 25 Presidential Election won by the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu. Obi had previously challenged the outcome of … Read more

I’m excited – Keyamo reacts to Peter Obi’s petition at election tribunal

Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo has reacted to the petition filed by Peter Obi of the Labour Party, LP, at the presidential election petition tribunal. His reaction is contained in a post via his verified Twitter handle on Wednesday. Recall that Obi officially filed a suit on Tuesday at the election … Read more

Campaigners seeking more protection for tenants deliver petition to Downing St

For free real time breaking news alerts sent straight to your inbox sign up to our breaking news emails Sign up to our free breaking news emails Campaigners calling for tougher rules for landlords said renters had been evicted for complaining about holes in their roof, mould and having no hot water as they delivered … Read more