Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Onoghen: Limits Of The Principle ‘That No One Is Above The...

The principle stated above is a salutary one, but its application is necessarily limited by inevitable exceptions. We take, first, the power given by section...

Onnoghen’s Trial: Between Politics And The Rule Of Law

Charges of false asset declaration filed against the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Nkanu Onnoghen, before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) elicited...

Nigerian “Politricks” And The Nigerian “Politrician” (Part One)

INTRODUCTION This article was first use in Sunday Telegraph on 2nd November, 2014. HERE COMES THE SEASON OF ANOMIE The season is here again. The season of...

Revisiting The Face-Off Between FGN And CJN By: Abdulrasheed Ibrahim

Last week when I wrote to advise the lawyers and judges on the pending election petitions that may follow the 2019 General Elections, I...

Kano State Administration Of Criminal Justice Bill 2017: Commendations And Suggestions...

If things go as planned, the Kano State House of Assembly will do the final reading of the Administration of Criminal Justice Bill 2017...

Pendulum: Why Atiku’s US Trip is a Super Coup Against APC...

Fellow Nigerians, this season of jolliness and bonhomie has not been the best of times for the ruling party, APC, and certainly not for...

The night Mr. President had a bad day

By Amb Ademola Adeoye I need to first tell off those who allowed Mr. President to attend “the Candidates” last night. It seemed PMB was...

Real Reasons Why The Code Of Conduct Tribunal Lacks Jurisdiction To...

Word on the street is that the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Honourable Justice Walter Onnoghen admitted guilt to the Code of Conduct investigators and...

Nganjiwa vs. FRN: the Limits of Judicial Precedence By:  Abubakar D....

Introduction Since the Court of Appeal delivered its seemingly ground-breaking decision in the above-cited matter, the belief has gained traction that judicial officers in Nigeria...

The Term Of “No Case Submission” By : Isiaka, Azeez Ayinde

This week I would be taking you down the stream of criminal practice and procedure where we would be talking about what the term,...

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