The Nigerian Bar Association at the valedictory court session of Justice Sotonye Denton-West,a fine Judge of impeccable character, turned somersault in their previous position and warning of grave consequences against the DSS. Continue reading Raided Judges-The NBA has goofed cowardly-Anthony Atata
Nduka Eweliku caused an uproar at the October monthly meeting of the Nigerian Bar Association Lagos.
The DSS arrest of Judges was the primary issue for discussion at the meeting with many Lawyers condemning the raid. Continue reading Nduka Eweliku lambasts corrupt Judges and Lawyers at the NBA Lagos Monthly meeting
The attention of the members of the Civil Society Network Against Corruption (CSNAC) been has drawn to the claim of the National Judicial Council (NJC) that it has acted on all petitions alleging misconduct on the part of judicial officers in line with the provisions of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999. Continue reading Civil Society organisation accuses Nigeria’s Judicial council of cover up
It lasted three days, brought together some of the country’s most eminent legal minds and, in the words of one, considered an issue of “fundamental constitutional importance” to the government, Parliament and the UK as a whole. Continue reading A High court case that will change the world has been concluded in the UK.The world is waiting for Judgement
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has, Thursday, said that Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia, one of the many judges invited by the commission has continued to disregard the invitation made to her to clear allegations of judicial misconduct levelled against her. Continue reading Just in: Ajumogobia continues to disregard EFCC’s invitation as more judges report to the commission
By the provision of Paragraph 20 of Part One of the Third Schedule to the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, as amended.
The national Judicial Council shall comprise the following Members: Continue reading These are the people who are qualified to be members of NJC
President Muhammadu Buhari has requested the Senate to consider and confirm the nominations of two judges as Justices of the Supreme Court. Continue reading Breaking News: Buhari appoints new Supreme court Judges
The Federal High Court, Osogbo, Osun State has said that it lacks jurisdiction to hear a case challenging alleged irregularities in the appointment of the Vice-Chancellor of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife.
The case was between the OAU Governing Council and workers of the university under the aegis of Non-academic Staff Union of Universities and the Senior Staff Association of Universities.
As mixed reactions continue to trail the arrest and investigation of 15 judges nationwide for alleged corruption by the Department of State Services (DSS), it has emerged that the investigation into the judges started as far back as January or February this year, with the correspondence exclusively unearthed by THISDAY showing that the National Judicial Council (NJC) rejected the investigation into the judiciary, citing separation of powers and rule of law. Continue reading How NJC Rejected DSS’ Request to Probe Judges
As controversy continues to trail Friday night’s arrest of judges by officers of the Department of Security Service (DSS), indications have emerged that their Judgments on Anambra, Zamfara, Kogi and Ekiti states governorship tussle may be the bone of contention. Continue reading DSS crackdown: Judgements that landed judges in trouble