Judiciary

Why the courts are locked, By Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, SAN

By Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, SAN The past one week has been very challenging for judges, lawyers…

Group alleges ethnic consideration in appointment of new Chief Judge for Rivers

By Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Controversy now trails the selection of of Justice Simeon Chibuzor Amadi…

NJC sends 18 names to Buhari for appointment as Appeal Court judges (full list)

Spokesperson of NJC, Soji Oye, in a statement on Friday said the NJC also recommended…

Kogi lawmakers confirm Justice Olusiyi as Chief Judge

Richard Elesho/ Lokoja Members of the Kogi State House of Assembly have confirmed the appointment…

NJC recommends retirement of 2 High Court Judges

  The compulsory retirement of the Grand Kadi of Yobe, Shu’aibu Talba andJustice Abdulkareem Abdulrasaq,…

ECOWAS Court orders Senegal to pay 50m CFA to Belgian Lays Ghislaine

The ECOWAS Court has ordered the Republic of Senegal to pay 50 million CFA francs…

Falana drags FG, Kano to African Commission over death sentence on Kano singer

Human rights lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria Femi Falana has petitioned the African Commission…

Alleged defamation: Court orders Edo Govt, Okunbo, to maintain status quo

Justice Suleiman Belgore of an FCT High Court on Tuesday ordered the Edo State government…

Ebonyi Govt threatens to sack striking judiciary workers

Striking judicial in Ebonyi were ordered to return to work immediately by the state government…

Illegal detention: Businessman sues Lai Mohammed, IG, others for N500m

An Aba, Abia State based businessman, Mr. Bright Chinyere Anaga, has asked a Federal High…