Ortom Returns Glory, Praise To God Over Supreme Court Victory


By Terver Akase Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has given glory to Almighty God over his victory at the Supreme Court. Governor Ortom who stated this while speaking to journalists in Makurdi after his re-election was confirmed by the Supreme Court, said words could not express his inestimable gratitude to God for giving him the…

How Jime’s Appeal Was Dismissed In 30 Seconds


a blow by blow account of the Jime Vs Ortom court ruling By David Mzer It took just 30 seconds for the Supreme Court to dismiss Jime’s appeal. The Seven-man panel of justices led by Justice Olabode Rhodes-Vivour came into the court room at exactly 2:23pm. At about 2:24pm, Justice Sylvester Ngwuta called appeal No.SC.1520/2019…

Supreme Court: Ortom Floors Jime


Jime’s case lacks merit – SC The supreme court has affirmed the election of Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state .In their unanimous judgement ,the court dismissed the appeal for totally lacking in merit, availing that ,the appellant has failed to prove the case of none compliance against the respondent. They upheld the ruling of…

Jime Vs Ortom: Supreme Court Adjorns Till Tommorow


The ongoing legal tussle between Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom and the defeated governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) today suffered a set back as the Supreme Court has adjourned all governorship appeals billed to heard today to tomorrow. The apex court which was to hear the appeal instituted by Emmanuel Jime against…