Friday, March 22, 2019

Corruption scandal: 22 ‘corrupt’ judges suspended

22 judges implicated in the judicial corruption scandal have been suspended by the Judicial Council as the Chief Justice Georgina Theodora Woode orders investigations...

Govs reject death penalty for looters

MANY governors, who spoke with our reporter, on Thursday, out rightly rejected the suggestion that looters of the nation’s resources be sentenced to death. Organised...

Sagay takes anti-graft campaign to conduct bureau

Members of the seven-man Presidential Advisory Committee on War Against Corruption, led by its chairman, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), met with the Chairman of...

Innovations at NBA Conference will affect service delivery –Hon Ogun

HON. Sergius Ogun is a lawyer and member of the House of Representatives representing Esan North-East/South-East Federal Constituency in Edo State. He is a...

NJC gives Osun judge second query in six weeks

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Mahmud Mohammed, has issued a fresh query to Justice Folahanmi Oloyede, based on a petition written against her...

Govt. Houses lack immunity from lawful search, investigation – Lawyer

An Abuja-based legal practitioner, Mr Kayode Ajulo, has said that no Government House has immunity from lawful search and investigation by operatives of national...

Pope Francis makes divorce easier for Catholics

Pope Francis announced new procedures on Tuesday to make it easier for Roman Catholics to obtain marriage annulments, a change intended to streamline a...

Anambra Judiciary Workers embarks on Strike

For the third time this year, the Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN), Anambra State chapter, has gone on strike, crippling activities in all...

Anambra based lawyer, son docked over false information

A 61 year old Anambra-based lawyer, Chinelo Egini by name, who is a customary court president, and her son, Valentine Egini, 32, have been...

Scandal rocks Kano Sharia court, traffic agency

The Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission has uncovered fraud at the state Sharia Court of Appeal and Kano Road Traffic Agency (KAROTA). Speaking...

Nigerian Parliament

INEC setting evil and dangerous precedence with inconclusive polls–Dogara

… says those who seek power to oppress like Hitler will meet their Waterloo The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has...

NBA

NBA President Usoro, SAN To Be Sworn In As Member Presidential...

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday, inaugurate Presidential Implementation Committee On Autonomy Of The State Legislature And State Judiciary in accordance with the 4th...