Mike Ozekhome

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Mike Ozekhome insisted : “when fraud is involved in a matter, as the instant case, time of filing is not an issue” External link

premiumtimesng Friday, December 6, 2019 10:10:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome insisted : “when fraud is involved in a matter, as the instant case, time of filing is not an issue” External link

vanguardngr Friday, December 6, 2019 7:50:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome told : “It is true that we just served another affidavit. It is meant to attach a letter from the current Attorney-General, Abubakar Malami SAN, to the acting Chairman of EFCC, telling them that Mohammed Adoke does not have any case to answer,” External link

dailypost Wednesday, December 4, 2019 8:40:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome wrote ( about Lauretta Onochie ) : “The former Vice President was physically at the Registry to sign his witness deposition (on oath) before the Commissioner for Oaths, on the case he instituted against Lauretta Onochie,” External link

premiumtimesng Wednesday, December 4, 2019 10:59:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “To say that our client is shopping for terrorists is not only dishonest and reckless but is calculated and politically designed to instigate security agents against him not only in the UAE but across the world” External link

thisdayonline Wednesday, December 4, 2019 8:05:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “To say that our client is shopping for terrorists is not only dishonest and reckless but is calculated and politically designed to instigate security agents against him not only in the UAE but across the world” External link

dailypost Wednesday, December 4, 2019 12:15:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “To say that our client is shopping for terrorists is not only dishonest and reckless but is calculated and politically designed to instigate security agents against him not only in the UAE but across the world” External link

thisdayonline Tuesday, December 3, 2019 10:51:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “it is the duty of the AGF to ensure that the rights of every Nigerian citizen are protected.” External link

guardian-ng Tuesday, December 3, 2019 8:21:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome explained : “The tribunal ought to have taken judicial notice of the judgement of the Supreme Court” External link

authorityngr Sunday, November 24, 2019 1:11:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome explained : “The tribunal ought to have taken judicial notice of the judgement of the Supreme Court” External link

dailypost Saturday, November 23, 2019 6:36:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Hon Justice ) : “I am sure there must have been paucity of information between the government and Interpol Police. I would just presume the government forgot, failed or neglected to inform Interpol that the warrant for his arrest had been duly quashed and vacated by Hon Justice Zenchi of the FCT High Court, Abuja, after heated arguments between myself and the government lawyers,” External link

thisdayonline Tuesday, November 19, 2019 8:10:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome pointed out : “You told the court yesterday that you changed N50,400,000 that was transferred to you; but in your statement, we have seen N53 million and N52.5 million that was transferred to you,” External link

guardian-ng Thursday, November 14, 2019 6:59:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “What is hate speech, by the way and who defines it? What is the true test of determining it? Is the test that of a government in power? Or that of the traumatised people? Or that of the National Assembly? Or, that of the Courts? Or that of the Executive?” External link

dailytimes-NG Wednesday, November 13, 2019 3:26:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Almighty God ) : “I beg you, captors or kidnappers of Justice Chioma, in the name of Almighty God,to please release her unhurt. See her as your mother that you would never do anything to hurt no matter the circumstances. I beg you also in the name of humanity and of womanhood, as you read this, to set free, unharmed, unmolested and unhurt, this judicial Amazon. Please, please, please. I beg you” External link

thenationonlineng Wednesday, November 13, 2019 3:19:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “But, what manner of baby is it? What ingredients make up the being of the baby? We do not know yet. Those are the reasons the Supreme Court said they will tell Nigerians and the world for dismissing this appeal for lacking in merit,” External link

thenationonlineng Thursday, October 31, 2019 6:37:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The court delivered judgement and agreed with me that the warrant of arrest was procured wrongfully,” External link

premiumtimesng Saturday, October 26, 2019 11:10:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome charged : “How do you explain a nation that records millions of people flocking annual religious gatherings and yet, ills such as greed, corruption, nepotism, injustice, impunity etc. are rife both in high and low places?” External link

thenationonlineng Tuesday, October 8, 2019 5:09:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “Tears, Sorrow, Blood, Lamentation for Nigeria at 59” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:30:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome added : “CCT has powers to punish people without being subjected to internal discipline by any order,” External link

thenationonlineng Tuesday, September 3, 2019 3:01:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Pervez Musharraf ) : “Is there anything wrong with lawyers – since members of the Bench are defamed and they cannot protest by themselves – (adopting) the kind of role we saw lawyers did on 9th of March, 2007, when they went on the streets in Pakistan and shut down the entire country because President Pervez Musharaf removed unjustly and unconstitutionally Mohammed Musharaf, the late Chief Justice. Can’t we do more than we have done?” External link

thenationonlineng Wednesday, August 28, 2019 6:42:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “He will not jump bail or abscond from justice. He will not interfere with witnesses or obstruct the course of justice,” External link

thenationonlineng Thursday, August 15, 2019 8:20:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “Southern politicians will have a shocker coming to them, because the north will not let go of power” External link

thenationonlineng Wednesday, August 14, 2019 10:22:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “To me, what all this boils down to is an intolerant government gravely and pathetically allergic to respect for and tolerance of criticism, the rule of law, individual fundamental rights, political choices, the plurality of voices, dissenting opinions and the independence of the judiciary,” External link

ngrguardiannews Friday, August 9, 2019 8:02:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The constitution is ruthlessly being shredded by an intolerant and overbearing civilian dictatorship,” External link

tribuneonlineng Sunday, July 28, 2019 11:22:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “This means that the Supreme Court should begin to think of changing the practice direction. Since they have about 15-27 justices, they should make a practice direction that when they are on vacation, at least a panel of five justices should sit back and treat urgent cases. The Supreme Court being the highest court of the land should not be left vacant like that, it is dangerous for our judicial system,” External link

leadership Monday, July 15, 2019 4:47:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “I want to draw the attention of the honourable tribunal to the sad and deadly incident of what happened to the witness after his testimony which did not go down well with some people,” External link

thisdayonline Friday, July 12, 2019 11:24:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome argued : “Even section 84 of the Evidence Act also stipulates that such documents must be certified before they could be admissible. The Supreme Court made categorical pronouncements on such matter,” External link

pulse Friday, June 28, 2019 5:46:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome argued : “Even section 84 of the Evidence Act also stipulates that such documents must be certified before they could be admissible. The Supreme Court made categorical pronouncements on such matter,” External link

premiumtimesng Thursday, June 27, 2019 11:30:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome observes ( about Lavsavanfangiin BOLD ) : “APC’s leading lights have so far preached terror, body bags, mayhem, strife, stoned their president and leaders, booed others, killed some in cold bloodshed, denied themselves tickets, and generally engaged in acts of gangsterism, hooliganism and shameless ‘agberoism’ quite unbecoming of a ruling party” External link

onlinenigeria Sunday, June 16, 2019 1:21:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome argued : “Our opposition to this dangerous attempt is not because we are afraid of anything, but such documents by Law are not to be thrown open to the public, ” External link

thenationonlineng Saturday, June 15, 2019 10:37:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome argued : “Our opposition to this dangerous attempt is not because we are afraid of anything but such doments by Law are not to be thrown open to the public,” External link

leadership Saturday, June 15, 2019 8:12:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome asked : “Do you know that there is an existing law that allows the State to. borrow internally and externally?” External link

leadership Saturday, June 15, 2019 8:12:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome observes ( about Lavsavanfangiin BOLD ) : “APC’s leading lights have so far preached terror, body bags, mayhem, strife, stoned their president and leaders, booed others, killed some in cold bloodshed, denied themselves tickets, and generally engaged in acts of gangsterism, hooliganism and shameless ‘ agberoism ’ quite unbecoming of a ruling party” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, June 11, 2019 4:39:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Ray Power ) : “As a necessary corollary, they should also immediately withdraw their security agents, including the Police and DSS Operatives, which they had happily deployed yesterday to shut down the operations of AIT/Ray Power,” “A free and independent press ensures transparency, accountability and responsibility of the government to the people on social, political, economic and cultural matters that affect Nigeria and Nigerians,” External link

premiumtimesng Saturday, June 8, 2019 10:46:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome stated ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : “Buhari should allow Rule of Law to flourish, learn to obey court orders and respect citizens’ cherished and inalienable fundamental human rights. Buhari must as president of a whole nation, drop his 97er cent to 5 per cent bellyaching mantra and endeavour to be less divisive and vindictive; and treat all Nigerians equally and as one, whether they presumably voted for him or not,” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, June 5, 2019 7:07:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “I will then do a piece wholly dedicated to applauding him for taking a gargantuan and major step towards devolution of powers and restructuring of the unworking Nigerian project,” External link

thenationonlineng Tuesday, June 4, 2019 9:28:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “To say that our client is shopping for terrorists is not only dishonest and reckless but is calculated and politically designed to instigate security agents against him not only in the UAE but across the world,” External link

thisdayonline Monday, May 20, 2019 7:52:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Atiku Abubakar ) : “It has caused him (Atiku) national and international backlash and embarrassment and done incalculable damage to him,” External link

dailytrust Monday, May 20, 2019 7:41:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “Your odious publication is clearly also aimed at rubbishing our client’s image and reputation,” External link

dailypost Sunday, May 19, 2019 7:08:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The Attorney-General later went physically to the Abuja office of the EFCC to lodge complaints but when nothing changed, contempt proceedings were commenced against EFCC,” External link

thenationonlineng Friday, May 10, 2019 9:51:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The Attorney-General later went physically to the Abuja office of the EFCC to lodge complaints, but when nothing changed, contempt proceedings were commenced against EFCC,” External link

sunnewsonline Friday, May 10, 2019 9:48:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The Attorney-General later went physically to the Abuja office of the EFCC to lodge complaints but when nothing changed, contempt proceedings were commenced against EFCC” External link

leadership Friday, May 10, 2019 9:06:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “Citizens’ lives will be at the mercy of those courageous enough to take up arms and violate the rights of another citizen,” External link

dailypost Sunday, April 7, 2019 9:02:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Walter Onnoghen ) : “I knew it would come sooner than later. When Justice Walter Onnoghen’s travails started in January, I predicted that the cabal was out to rubbish him. They desired to bespatter him with the paintbrush of shame, odium and obloquy in such a way as to make him visibly unfit for the position of the CJN. They went after his jugular, using the CCB/CCT,” External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, April 6, 2019 8:25:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “We humbly urge you to use your good offices to withdraw the certificate of return already erroneously given to some respondents in the above appeal,” External link

olufamous Saturday, March 30, 2019 2:47:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome concluded : “We humbly urge you to use your good offices to withdraw the Certificates of Return already erroneously given to some Respondents in the above appeal,” External link

dailytrust Thursday, March 28, 2019 9:52:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome added : “Our petition is quite solid, very strong and unassailable. We believe that by the grace of God, the original winner will regain his mandate,” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, March 19, 2019 8:54:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome added : “Our petition is quite solid, very strong and unassailable. We believe that by the grace of God, the original winner will regain his mandate” External link

vanguardngr Monday, March 18, 2019 11:37:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome added : “Next was the cross appeal filed by Yari and Co on jurisdiction and cause of action. The judgment given by the Court of Appeal clearly stated that the appeal partially succeeded and went ahead to set aside the judgment of the lower court on jurisdiction only, but refused to grant the cause of action component of the appeal” External link

tribuneonlineng Saturday, February 23, 2019 2:15:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Sokoto State ) : “Please sir, this letter urges you to firmly maintain your earlier position so as to prevent a clear circumvent of the judicial process and an appeal that is still pending before the Sokoto division of the Court of Appeal,” External link

thenationonlineng Friday, February 22, 2019 6:11:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “This statement, to say the least, is not only outrageously unpresidential, but it shows his extreme desperation and panicky mindset,” External link

premiumtimesng Tuesday, February 19, 2019 6:09:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome claimed : “the court took heated argument from all counsel including I.M Dikko SAN… More significantly the court held that the very motion filed by Governor Abdulaziz Yari, Sanusi Liman Alhaji, Mukthar ShehuIdris and others could not be argued as it had been overtaken by events by the discontinuance and dismissal of the appeal on which it was hinged…” External link

tribuneonlineng Sunday, February 17, 2019 1:31:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome asked : “Re: 1. Suit No.: ZMS/GS/52/2018: Sanusi Liman Dan Alhaji and 37 ORS 2. Suit No.: FHC/ ABJ/CS/1279/2018: APC V. INEC and 5 ORS 3. Appeal No.: CA/S/23/2019: Hon Aminu Sani Jaji V. Sanusi Liman Dan Alhaji and 81 ORS 4. Appeal No.: A/A/95/2019: Alhaji Lawal M. Liman V. APC. Brazen attempt to mislead INEC as regards the import of the ruling delivered by the Court of Appeal, Sokoto Division on 13th February, 2019” External link

dailytimes-NG Friday, February 15, 2019 7:19:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The case is like a corpse in the mortuary ready to be disposed,” External link

thisdayonline Thursday, February 14, 2019 7:53:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “It means that the next election is nothing more than a ritualistic outing,” External link

washtimes Wednesday, February 6, 2019 6:34:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : “This recent act is a big scandalous shame on the Buhari government, assuming it still knows anything called shame. It has tainted it with the paintbrush of odium, obloquy and international derision,” External link

premiumtimesng Friday, January 25, 2019 11:35:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Walter Onnoghen ) : “It is clear to any objective observer that the charges are highly political, and designed to intimidate the Judiciary ahead of the 2019 presidential election and force out Onnoghen, who, as the CJN, will constitute the Presidential Election Tribunal that will entertain disputes arising from the presidential election,” External link

dailytrust Monday, January 14, 2019 6:48:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “This is to force him out of office. First, it was a selected class of Judges, then SANs, then NASS, then Media, then NBA President, and now the entire Judiciary. Impunity now reigns supreme, strutting about proudly like a peacock,” External link

thenationonlineng Monday, January 14, 2019 3:15:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “bearing in mind the imminence of the 2019 general elections and the overwhelming role of the judicial arm both before and after…” External link

dailytrust Sunday, January 13, 2019 7:37:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “It is clear that there is an attempt to remove the CJN. It is also clear that they are wrong. The Nigerian Justice system assumes the innocence of a person until he is proven guilty,” External link

premiumtimesng Sunday, January 13, 2019 12:35:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Justice Binta Nyako ) : “The judge, Justice Binta, had given the EFCC 90 days within which to investigate and prosecute parties involved in the allegations, but they never did that. So we asked the court to set aside the interim forfeiture order. The judge set aside the order granted on May 30,” External link

ngrguardiannews Saturday, December 9, 2017 3:47:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “This is calling upon the Attorney General and Minister of Justice to prevail on the EFCC (and all law enforcement agencies), to respect the rule of law and the constitution they have sworn to protect and defend by promptly ordering Anyim’s release forthwith, since no charges have been preferred against him and since he has fulfilled all administrative bail conditions” External link

sunnewsonline Saturday, November 25, 2017 6:16:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria which has the strong conviction that the decision of the trial court will be overturned by the Court of Appeal, has accordingly instructed the law firm of Mike Ozekhome’s Chambers, to file an appeal against the judgment immediately. The notice of appeal is ready and would be filed unfailingly by Monday (yesterday) morning. An application for a stay of execution of the orders of the court will also be filed same time,” External link

sunnewsonline Tuesday, November 14, 2017 5:39:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Mike Ozekhome ) : “The Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria which has the strong conviction that the decision of the trial court will be overturned by the Court of Appeal, has accordingly instructed the law firm of Mike Ozekhome’s Chambers, to file an appeal against the judgment immediately. The notice of appeal is ready and would be filed unfailingly by Monday morning. An application for a stay of execution of the orders of the court will also be filed same time,” External link

sunnewsonline Tuesday, November 14, 2017 4:01:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome contended : “the plaintiff wrongly joined several causes of action in his originating summons” External link

dailytrust Saturday, November 11, 2017 5:35:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome stated ( about Sambo Dasuki ) : “The pivot of the applicant’s case therefore is not that he is throwing doubt on the transaction involving the defendants and Dasuki, and others, but that he was not physically present when the transactions were going on. As a result, he will not be a good witness to say what happened, as he does not have all the facts,” External link

ngrguardiannews Thursday, November 2, 2017 9:31:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome stated : “This is to take care of him and his security operatives and other logistics involved in ensuring that my client appears before the court as President of Nigeria from 2010 to 2015” External link

leadership Wednesday, November 1, 2017 7:51:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “I cannot understand how a whole government would deploy a battalion of its military to a small village, to the house of an unarmed street protester, Nnamdi Kanu, who is asking for self-determination for his Igbo people and even asking for a referendum towards that effect,” External link

onlinenigeria Thursday, September 14, 2017 1:26:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The EFCC is not only breaching section 10 of the EFCC Regulations, 2010, but is actually subverting the Nigerian Constitution in a most flagrant manner” External link

onlinenigeria Thursday, August 3, 2017 4:33:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The EFCC is not only breaching section 10 of the EFCC Regulations, 2010, but is actually subverting the Nigerian Constitution in a most flagrant manner” External link

vanguardngr Thursday, August 3, 2017 12:54:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The issue of whether or not the funds in Governor Fayose’s account from which the N75 Million was posted to Mike Ozekhome’s Chambers GT Bank account is suspected proceed of crime is currently on appeal as filed and entered by the self same Counsel to the respondent herein, Mr. Rotimi Oyedepo Iseoluwa,” External link

leadership Friday, February 17, 2017 3:45:00 AM EAT



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Mike Ozekhome insisted : “when fraud is involved in a matter, as the instant case, time of filing is not an issue” External link

premiumtimesng Friday, December 6, 2019 10:10:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome insisted : “when fraud is involved in a matter, as the instant case, time of filing is not an issue” External link

vanguardngr Friday, December 6, 2019 7:50:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome told : “It is true that we just served another affidavit. It is meant to attach a letter from the current Attorney-General, Abubakar Malami SAN, to the acting Chairman of EFCC, telling them that Mohammed Adoke does not have any case to answer,” External link

dailypost Wednesday, December 4, 2019 8:40:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome wrote ( about Lauretta Onochie ) : “The former Vice President was physically at the Registry to sign his witness deposition (on oath) before the Commissioner for Oaths, on the case he instituted against Lauretta Onochie,” External link

premiumtimesng Wednesday, December 4, 2019 10:59:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “To say that our client is shopping for terrorists is not only dishonest and reckless but is calculated and politically designed to instigate security agents against him not only in the UAE but across the world” External link

thisdayonline Wednesday, December 4, 2019 8:05:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “To say that our client is shopping for terrorists is not only dishonest and reckless but is calculated and politically designed to instigate security agents against him not only in the UAE but across the world” External link

dailypost Wednesday, December 4, 2019 12:15:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “To say that our client is shopping for terrorists is not only dishonest and reckless but is calculated and politically designed to instigate security agents against him not only in the UAE but across the world” External link

thisdayonline Tuesday, December 3, 2019 10:51:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “it is the duty of the AGF to ensure that the rights of every Nigerian citizen are protected.” External link

guardian-ng Tuesday, December 3, 2019 8:21:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome explained : “The tribunal ought to have taken judicial notice of the judgement of the Supreme Court” External link

authorityngr Sunday, November 24, 2019 1:11:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome explained : “The tribunal ought to have taken judicial notice of the judgement of the Supreme Court” External link

dailypost Saturday, November 23, 2019 6:36:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Hon Justice ) : “I am sure there must have been paucity of information between the government and Interpol Police. I would just presume the government forgot, failed or neglected to inform Interpol that the warrant for his arrest had been duly quashed and vacated by Hon Justice Zenchi of the FCT High Court, Abuja, after heated arguments between myself and the government lawyers,” External link

thisdayonline Tuesday, November 19, 2019 8:10:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome pointed out : “You told the court yesterday that you changed N50,400,000 that was transferred to you; but in your statement, we have seen N53 million and N52.5 million that was transferred to you,” External link

guardian-ng Thursday, November 14, 2019 6:59:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “What is hate speech, by the way and who defines it? What is the true test of determining it? Is the test that of a government in power? Or that of the traumatised people? Or that of the National Assembly? Or, that of the Courts? Or that of the Executive?” External link

dailytimes-NG Wednesday, November 13, 2019 3:26:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Almighty God ) : “I beg you, captors or kidnappers of Justice Chioma, in the name of Almighty God,to please release her unhurt. See her as your mother that you would never do anything to hurt no matter the circumstances. I beg you also in the name of humanity and of womanhood, as you read this, to set free, unharmed, unmolested and unhurt, this judicial Amazon. Please, please, please. I beg you” External link

thenationonlineng Wednesday, November 13, 2019 3:19:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “But, what manner of baby is it? What ingredients make up the being of the baby? We do not know yet. Those are the reasons the Supreme Court said they will tell Nigerians and the world for dismissing this appeal for lacking in merit,” External link

thenationonlineng Thursday, October 31, 2019 6:37:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The court delivered judgement and agreed with me that the warrant of arrest was procured wrongfully,” External link

premiumtimesng Saturday, October 26, 2019 11:10:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome charged : “How do you explain a nation that records millions of people flocking annual religious gatherings and yet, ills such as greed, corruption, nepotism, injustice, impunity etc. are rife both in high and low places?” External link

thenationonlineng Tuesday, October 8, 2019 5:09:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “Tears, Sorrow, Blood, Lamentation for Nigeria at 59” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:30:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome added : “CCT has powers to punish people without being subjected to internal discipline by any order,” External link

thenationonlineng Tuesday, September 3, 2019 3:01:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Pervez Musharraf ) : “Is there anything wrong with lawyers – since members of the Bench are defamed and they cannot protest by themselves – (adopting) the kind of role we saw lawyers did on 9th of March, 2007, when they went on the streets in Pakistan and shut down the entire country because President Pervez Musharaf removed unjustly and unconstitutionally Mohammed Musharaf, the late Chief Justice. Can’t we do more than we have done?” External link

thenationonlineng Wednesday, August 28, 2019 6:42:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “He will not jump bail or abscond from justice. He will not interfere with witnesses or obstruct the course of justice,” External link

thenationonlineng Thursday, August 15, 2019 8:20:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “Southern politicians will have a shocker coming to them, because the north will not let go of power” External link

thenationonlineng Wednesday, August 14, 2019 10:22:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “To me, what all this boils down to is an intolerant government gravely and pathetically allergic to respect for and tolerance of criticism, the rule of law, individual fundamental rights, political choices, the plurality of voices, dissenting opinions and the independence of the judiciary,” External link

ngrguardiannews Friday, August 9, 2019 8:02:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The constitution is ruthlessly being shredded by an intolerant and overbearing civilian dictatorship,” External link

tribuneonlineng Sunday, July 28, 2019 11:22:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “This means that the Supreme Court should begin to think of changing the practice direction. Since they have about 15-27 justices, they should make a practice direction that when they are on vacation, at least a panel of five justices should sit back and treat urgent cases. The Supreme Court being the highest court of the land should not be left vacant like that, it is dangerous for our judicial system,” External link

leadership Monday, July 15, 2019 4:47:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “I want to draw the attention of the honourable tribunal to the sad and deadly incident of what happened to the witness after his testimony which did not go down well with some people,” External link

thisdayonline Friday, July 12, 2019 11:24:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome argued : “Even section 84 of the Evidence Act also stipulates that such documents must be certified before they could be admissible. The Supreme Court made categorical pronouncements on such matter,” External link

pulse Friday, June 28, 2019 5:46:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome argued : “Even section 84 of the Evidence Act also stipulates that such documents must be certified before they could be admissible. The Supreme Court made categorical pronouncements on such matter,” External link

premiumtimesng Thursday, June 27, 2019 11:30:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome observes ( about Lavsavanfangiin BOLD ) : “APC’s leading lights have so far preached terror, body bags, mayhem, strife, stoned their president and leaders, booed others, killed some in cold bloodshed, denied themselves tickets, and generally engaged in acts of gangsterism, hooliganism and shameless ‘agberoism’ quite unbecoming of a ruling party” External link

onlinenigeria Sunday, June 16, 2019 1:21:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome argued : “Our opposition to this dangerous attempt is not because we are afraid of anything, but such documents by Law are not to be thrown open to the public, ” External link

thenationonlineng Saturday, June 15, 2019 10:37:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome argued : “Our opposition to this dangerous attempt is not because we are afraid of anything but such doments by Law are not to be thrown open to the public,” External link

leadership Saturday, June 15, 2019 8:12:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome asked : “Do you know that there is an existing law that allows the State to. borrow internally and externally?” External link

leadership Saturday, June 15, 2019 8:12:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome observes ( about Lavsavanfangiin BOLD ) : “APC’s leading lights have so far preached terror, body bags, mayhem, strife, stoned their president and leaders, booed others, killed some in cold bloodshed, denied themselves tickets, and generally engaged in acts of gangsterism, hooliganism and shameless ‘ agberoism ’ quite unbecoming of a ruling party” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, June 11, 2019 4:39:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Ray Power ) : “As a necessary corollary, they should also immediately withdraw their security agents, including the Police and DSS Operatives, which they had happily deployed yesterday to shut down the operations of AIT/Ray Power,” “A free and independent press ensures transparency, accountability and responsibility of the government to the people on social, political, economic and cultural matters that affect Nigeria and Nigerians,” External link

premiumtimesng Saturday, June 8, 2019 10:46:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome stated ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : “Buhari should allow Rule of Law to flourish, learn to obey court orders and respect citizens’ cherished and inalienable fundamental human rights. Buhari must as president of a whole nation, drop his 97er cent to 5 per cent bellyaching mantra and endeavour to be less divisive and vindictive; and treat all Nigerians equally and as one, whether they presumably voted for him or not,” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, June 5, 2019 7:07:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “I will then do a piece wholly dedicated to applauding him for taking a gargantuan and major step towards devolution of powers and restructuring of the unworking Nigerian project,” External link

thenationonlineng Tuesday, June 4, 2019 9:28:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “To say that our client is shopping for terrorists is not only dishonest and reckless but is calculated and politically designed to instigate security agents against him not only in the UAE but across the world,” External link

thisdayonline Monday, May 20, 2019 7:52:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Atiku Abubakar ) : “It has caused him (Atiku) national and international backlash and embarrassment and done incalculable damage to him,” External link

dailytrust Monday, May 20, 2019 7:41:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “Your odious publication is clearly also aimed at rubbishing our client’s image and reputation,” External link

dailypost Sunday, May 19, 2019 7:08:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The Attorney-General later went physically to the Abuja office of the EFCC to lodge complaints but when nothing changed, contempt proceedings were commenced against EFCC,” External link

thenationonlineng Friday, May 10, 2019 9:51:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The Attorney-General later went physically to the Abuja office of the EFCC to lodge complaints, but when nothing changed, contempt proceedings were commenced against EFCC,” External link

sunnewsonline Friday, May 10, 2019 9:48:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The Attorney-General later went physically to the Abuja office of the EFCC to lodge complaints but when nothing changed, contempt proceedings were commenced against EFCC” External link

leadership Friday, May 10, 2019 9:06:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “Citizens’ lives will be at the mercy of those courageous enough to take up arms and violate the rights of another citizen,” External link

dailypost Sunday, April 7, 2019 9:02:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Walter Onnoghen ) : “I knew it would come sooner than later. When Justice Walter Onnoghen’s travails started in January, I predicted that the cabal was out to rubbish him. They desired to bespatter him with the paintbrush of shame, odium and obloquy in such a way as to make him visibly unfit for the position of the CJN. They went after his jugular, using the CCB/CCT,” External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, April 6, 2019 8:25:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “We humbly urge you to use your good offices to withdraw the certificate of return already erroneously given to some respondents in the above appeal,” External link

olufamous Saturday, March 30, 2019 2:47:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome concluded : “We humbly urge you to use your good offices to withdraw the Certificates of Return already erroneously given to some Respondents in the above appeal,” External link

dailytrust Thursday, March 28, 2019 9:52:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome added : “Our petition is quite solid, very strong and unassailable. We believe that by the grace of God, the original winner will regain his mandate,” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, March 19, 2019 8:54:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome added : “Our petition is quite solid, very strong and unassailable. We believe that by the grace of God, the original winner will regain his mandate” External link

vanguardngr Monday, March 18, 2019 11:37:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome added : “Next was the cross appeal filed by Yari and Co on jurisdiction and cause of action. The judgment given by the Court of Appeal clearly stated that the appeal partially succeeded and went ahead to set aside the judgment of the lower court on jurisdiction only, but refused to grant the cause of action component of the appeal” External link

tribuneonlineng Saturday, February 23, 2019 2:15:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Sokoto State ) : “Please sir, this letter urges you to firmly maintain your earlier position so as to prevent a clear circumvent of the judicial process and an appeal that is still pending before the Sokoto division of the Court of Appeal,” External link

thenationonlineng Friday, February 22, 2019 6:11:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “This statement, to say the least, is not only outrageously unpresidential, but it shows his extreme desperation and panicky mindset,” External link

premiumtimesng Tuesday, February 19, 2019 6:09:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome claimed : “the court took heated argument from all counsel including I.M Dikko SAN… More significantly the court held that the very motion filed by Governor Abdulaziz Yari, Sanusi Liman Alhaji, Mukthar ShehuIdris and others could not be argued as it had been overtaken by events by the discontinuance and dismissal of the appeal on which it was hinged…” External link

tribuneonlineng Sunday, February 17, 2019 1:31:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome asked : “Re: 1. Suit No.: ZMS/GS/52/2018: Sanusi Liman Dan Alhaji and 37 ORS 2. Suit No.: FHC/ ABJ/CS/1279/2018: APC V. INEC and 5 ORS 3. Appeal No.: CA/S/23/2019: Hon Aminu Sani Jaji V. Sanusi Liman Dan Alhaji and 81 ORS 4. Appeal No.: A/A/95/2019: Alhaji Lawal M. Liman V. APC. Brazen attempt to mislead INEC as regards the import of the ruling delivered by the Court of Appeal, Sokoto Division on 13th February, 2019” External link

dailytimes-NG Friday, February 15, 2019 7:19:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The case is like a corpse in the mortuary ready to be disposed,” External link

thisdayonline Thursday, February 14, 2019 7:53:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “It means that the next election is nothing more than a ritualistic outing,” External link

washtimes Wednesday, February 6, 2019 6:34:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Muhammadu Buhari ) : “This recent act is a big scandalous shame on the Buhari government, assuming it still knows anything called shame. It has tainted it with the paintbrush of odium, obloquy and international derision,” External link

premiumtimesng Friday, January 25, 2019 11:35:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Walter Onnoghen ) : “It is clear to any objective observer that the charges are highly political, and designed to intimidate the Judiciary ahead of the 2019 presidential election and force out Onnoghen, who, as the CJN, will constitute the Presidential Election Tribunal that will entertain disputes arising from the presidential election,” External link

dailytrust Monday, January 14, 2019 6:48:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “This is to force him out of office. First, it was a selected class of Judges, then SANs, then NASS, then Media, then NBA President, and now the entire Judiciary. Impunity now reigns supreme, strutting about proudly like a peacock,” External link

thenationonlineng Monday, January 14, 2019 3:15:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “bearing in mind the imminence of the 2019 general elections and the overwhelming role of the judicial arm both before and after…” External link

dailytrust Sunday, January 13, 2019 7:37:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “It is clear that there is an attempt to remove the CJN. It is also clear that they are wrong. The Nigerian Justice system assumes the innocence of a person until he is proven guilty,” External link

premiumtimesng Sunday, January 13, 2019 12:35:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Justice Binta Nyako ) : “The judge, Justice Binta, had given the EFCC 90 days within which to investigate and prosecute parties involved in the allegations, but they never did that. So we asked the court to set aside the interim forfeiture order. The judge set aside the order granted on May 30,” External link

ngrguardiannews Saturday, December 9, 2017 3:47:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “This is calling upon the Attorney General and Minister of Justice to prevail on the EFCC (and all law enforcement agencies), to respect the rule of law and the constitution they have sworn to protect and defend by promptly ordering Anyim’s release forthwith, since no charges have been preferred against him and since he has fulfilled all administrative bail conditions” External link

sunnewsonline Saturday, November 25, 2017 6:16:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria which has the strong conviction that the decision of the trial court will be overturned by the Court of Appeal, has accordingly instructed the law firm of Mike Ozekhome’s Chambers, to file an appeal against the judgment immediately. The notice of appeal is ready and would be filed unfailingly by Monday (yesterday) morning. An application for a stay of execution of the orders of the court will also be filed same time,” External link

sunnewsonline Tuesday, November 14, 2017 5:39:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said ( about Mike Ozekhome ) : “The Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria which has the strong conviction that the decision of the trial court will be overturned by the Court of Appeal, has accordingly instructed the law firm of Mike Ozekhome’s Chambers, to file an appeal against the judgment immediately. The notice of appeal is ready and would be filed unfailingly by Monday morning. An application for a stay of execution of the orders of the court will also be filed same time,” External link

sunnewsonline Tuesday, November 14, 2017 4:01:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome contended : “the plaintiff wrongly joined several causes of action in his originating summons” External link

dailytrust Saturday, November 11, 2017 5:35:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome stated ( about Sambo Dasuki ) : “The pivot of the applicant’s case therefore is not that he is throwing doubt on the transaction involving the defendants and Dasuki, and others, but that he was not physically present when the transactions were going on. As a result, he will not be a good witness to say what happened, as he does not have all the facts,” External link

ngrguardiannews Thursday, November 2, 2017 9:31:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome stated : “This is to take care of him and his security operatives and other logistics involved in ensuring that my client appears before the court as President of Nigeria from 2010 to 2015” External link

leadership Wednesday, November 1, 2017 7:51:00 AM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “I cannot understand how a whole government would deploy a battalion of its military to a small village, to the house of an unarmed street protester, Nnamdi Kanu, who is asking for self-determination for his Igbo people and even asking for a referendum towards that effect,” External link

onlinenigeria Thursday, September 14, 2017 1:26:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The EFCC is not only breaching section 10 of the EFCC Regulations, 2010, but is actually subverting the Nigerian Constitution in a most flagrant manner” External link

onlinenigeria Thursday, August 3, 2017 4:33:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The EFCC is not only breaching section 10 of the EFCC Regulations, 2010, but is actually subverting the Nigerian Constitution in a most flagrant manner” External link

vanguardngr Thursday, August 3, 2017 12:54:00 PM EAT

Mike Ozekhome said : “The issue of whether or not the funds in Governor Fayose’s account from which the N75 Million was posted to Mike Ozekhome’s Chambers GT Bank account is suspected proceed of crime is currently on appeal as filed and entered by the self same Counsel to the respondent herein, Mr. Rotimi Oyedepo Iseoluwa,” External link

leadership Friday, February 17, 2017 3:45:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
lawyer53.24%EN10/31/201731/10/2017
activist2.16%EN10/22/201722/10/2017
renowned lawyer0.72%EN09/16/201716/09/2017
senior advocate of nigeria3.60%EN09/14/201714/09/2017
advocate of nigeria2.88%EN09/14/201714/09/2017
counsel23.02%EN09/13/201713/09/2017
practitioner1.44%EN11/25/201625/11/2016
defense counsel2.88%EN11/19/201619/11/2016
defence counsel2.88%EN11/18/201618/11/2016
senior advocate1.44%EN10/10/201610/10/2016
chief5.76%EN08/30/201130/08/2011
Names Lang Count
Mike OzekhomeEN91.27%
Mike OzekhomeFR8.73%


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