Saturday, January 19, 2019

UPDATED: CCT versus CJN: FHC Restrains CCT From Prosecuting CJN

The Federal High Court in Abuja has stopped the Federal Government’s plan to arraign the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, before the...

CJN shuns CCT, queries its jurisdiction, Tribunal adjourns to Jan 22

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has re-fixed the arraignment of Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, to Jan. 22. The change of...

CJN: Lawyer Wants Court Decide Constitutionality Of Charge

A lawyer, Chief Malcom Omirhobo, has asked a Federal High Court in Abuja to declare that it is the constitutional duty of the National...

JUST IN: Okupe Docked For ‘Diverting’ N702million From Arms Fund

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday arraigned Doyin Okupe, a former Senior Special Assistant to former President Goodluck Jonathan, on a...

Court dismisses Adebutu’s suit challenging Kashamu as Ogun PDP gov candidate

A Federal Capital Territory High Court on Monday dismissed a legal action instituted by a member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Oladipupo Adebutu,...

Gandujegate: Court okays suit seeking arrest of Kano First Lady

A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, sitting at Maitama, has approved the accelerated hearing of a suit seeking to compel the...

Police file charge against Melaye, to present eight witnesses

The Nigeria Police Force has filed a charge against Kogi West lawmaker, Senator Dino Melaye, for alleged illegal weapons possession. In the charge, which has...

South-South Governors Ask CJN To Ignore CCT Summons

Five governors from the south-south have asked Walter Onnoghen, the chief justice of Nigeria (CJN), to ignore the summons by the Code of Conduct...

Onnoghen: Constitution says erring judges must be investigated by NJC only...

Legal luminary, Chief Afe Babalola (SAN), has described the proposed trial on Monday of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, at the...

Agbakoba SAN condemns planned CJN’s arraignment

A former President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Mr Olisa Agbakoba (SAN), has condemned the planned arraignment of Onnoghen on charges of non-declaration of...

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