Monday, March 25, 2019

Judges in trouble over bank accounts

In what could be the biggest shake-up in the nation’s judiciary since independence, an all-inclusive probe of nearly all judges manning superior courts of...

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...

Muntaka Coomassie: Well-rounded jurist retires

Justice Muhammed Saifullahi Muntaka-Coomassie retired from the Supreme Court Bench February 10, having attained the mandatory retirement age of 70 for justices of the...

Who is Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia?

Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia is a judge of the Federal High Court. She is 15th in the court’s hierarchy of judges of 83. In the...

Nigerian judge sanctioned, placed on watch-list

The National Judicial Council, under the chairmanship of Justice Mahmud Mohammed, the Chief Justice of the Federation, has barred Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia of the...

Fresh election is in order where no clear winner emerged (3)...

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL IN THE OWERRI JUDICIAL DIVISION HOLDEN AT OWERRI ON THURSDAY THE 31ST DAY OF DECEMBER 2015 BEFORE THEIR LORDSHIPS: HON. JUSTICE OYEBISI FOLAYEMI OMOLEYE...

Ex-CJN, Kutigi Bags Doctorate Degree

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State has congratulated former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Honourable Justice Idris Legbo Kutigi on his conferment with Honorary...

Majority of Nigerian judges are honest, good, learned — Justice Abdullahi

Justice Umaru Abdullahi, is former President of the Court of Appeal and member of the National Judicial Council, NJC. He is also...

Group writes CJN, seeks live broadcasts of court proceedings

The Citizens’ Advocacy for Social and Economic Rights (CASER) has called on the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) to allow live radio and television...

Updated: Why Senior lawyers fail to secure appointments to Supreme Court...

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (NJC), Justice Mahmud Mohammed, on Thursday in Abuja rejected the accusation by the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) that Senior...

Nigerian Parliament

Anxiety as Saraki’s group plans to influence 9th Senate leadership

* We’ve learnt our lesson, says Lawan There is anxiety in the All Progressives Congress caucus in the Senate over alleged moves by the outgoing...

NBA

NBA NEC Meeting To Hold March 28th — See Notice

The National Secretariat of the Nigerian Bar Association has issued a notice of meeting of the National Executive Committee (NEC) which is to be...