Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Cost of justice expensive for the poor – Anambra CJ

The Anambra State Chief Judge, Justice Peter Umeadi has decried exorbitant cost of seeking justice in Nigeria. He said such costs were responsible for abandonment...

JUST IN: NJC Issues Fresh Query To Acting CJN

*Gives him 7 days to respond *Sets up 5-man panel to further probe allegations against Onnoghen, Muhammad The National Judicial Council ( NJC ) rose again...

Abia’s ex-Chief Justice, Uzokwe, challenges her compulsory retirement by NJC

The former Chief Justice of Abia State, Justice Theresa Uzokwe, has filed an appeal before the National Industrial Court, Abuja, challenging her compulsory retirement...

Elections: Appeal Court President tasks tribunal judges on speedy dispensation of...

The president of the Court of Appeal, Zainab Bulkachuwa, on Tuesday urged election petition tribunal judges not to grant long adjournments or entertain undue...

NJC constitutes Preliminary Complaints Assessment Committee on Onnoghen, Tanko

* NJC constitutes Preliminary Complaints Assessment Committee under Regulation 17. * To reconvene on Wednesday, 13th February, 2019. * Forwards new petition by The EFCC to...

Court bars FG from freezing Onnoghen’s accounts

The Federal High Court in Abuja has restrained the President, Attorney General of the Federation and Nigerian Financial Intelligence from freezing the...

Onnoghen: EFCC detectives, others may appear before NJC

Some Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) detectives may appear before the National Judicial Council (NJC) on their findings on suspended Chief Justice of...

NJC Meets Over Onnoghen, Tanko Matter Today

The National Judicial Council (NJC) will today meet to look at the replies to the queries it issued to the suspended Chief Justice of...

Anambra Creates 3 More Judicial Divisions, Commissions High Courts, Magistrates

Three new judicial divisions have been created in Anambra State Judiciary by the State Chief Judge, Justice Peter N. C. Umeadi. The new divisions were...

Onnoghen: CCT chair snubs query, says I report only to Presidency

The Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, Danladi Umar, says he is not a judicial officer and is therefore not answerable to any...

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