Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Justice Liman, Refuted DSS Allegations

*Invaded house not mine." *DSS bungled missed target. *Made up mind to quit the profession. I believe most of the members heard or read about the...

Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia ‘Transferred’ To Ilorin

A week after the National Judicial Council (NJC) barred her from elevation to the Court of Appeal, Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia of the Federal High...

Admissibility of Electronically Generated Evidence in Courts Solved by Evidence Act...

Kogi Chief Judge Justice Nasir Ajanah has stated that the agelong problem of admissibility of electronically generated evidence in law courts has been solved...

Political party, more important than candidate – S/Court

In the Supreme Court of Nigeria HOLDEN AT ABUJA Tuesday, October 20, 2015 Suit number: SC.675/2015 Between Mr. Joseph Kolawole Olujimi Agbaje – Appellant And Independent National Electoral...

Lagos CJ swears-in 29 new Magistrates

* Don’t mislead magistrates, CJ tells spouses, friends Lagos State Chief Judge, Justice Olufumilayo Atilade, yesterday urged the spouses, relations and friends of magistrates not...

Legal education in Nigeria

Lately, I have been receiving emails from mid-career professionals who want to go back to school to study Law. I must admit that the...

Judge stops magistrates from granting orders to EFCC

Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Chief Judge Justice Ishaq Bello has ordered magistrates in the FCT to stop granting remand orders to the Economic...

Lawyers should know their clients’ source of wealth – AGF

In an effort to tackle corruption in the country, the attorney general and minister of justice, Abubakar Malami, has called on lawyers in the...

Ricky Tarfa Corruption Scandal: Group wants Nigeria Chief Judge Auta investigated

A coalition, Civil Society Network Against Corruption, CSNAC, has urged the President Advisory Committee on Anti-Corruption, to investigate and sanction the Chief Judge of...

Court can convict on retracted confessional statement ..SUPREME COURT

Friday, December 11, 2015 Suit number: SC.635/2013 Between SEGUN AKINLOLU ……. Appelant and THE STATE………… Respondent CORAM IBRAHIM TANKO MUHAMMED JUSTICE, SUPREME COURT MUHAMMED SAIFULLAH MUNTAKA-COOMASSIE ...

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