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Why DSS Cannot Report Justice Taiwo To NJC

Why DSS Cannot Report Justice Taiwo To NJC

🕔16:13, 29.Sep 2019

Even under the most brutal dictatorial regimes in Nigeria our courts did not hesitate to uphold the fundamental right of the victims of repression to personal liberty including those who were charged with treasonable felony.

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Buhari Approves Appointment Of 28 New Judicial Officers

Buhari Approves Appointment Of 28 New Judicial Officers

🕔03:09, 21.Jun 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of 28 Judicial Officers for the Court of Appeal, Federal High Court and the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory on the recommendation of the National Judicial Council.

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NJC To Sack Judge,7 Others Faces Probe

NJC To Sack Judge,7 Others Faces Probe

🕔14:19, 10.May 2018

The National Judicial Council (NJC) has recommended the sack of one judge and commenced an investigation into seven others.

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NJC Appoints 60 New Judges –FULL LIST

NJC Appoints 60 New Judges –FULL LIST

🕔06:55, 17.Mar 2018

The National Judicial Council(NJC) has just released the statement below announcing the appointment of 60 judicial officers in 25 States of the federation. The statement was signed by its Director, Information Soji Oye, Esq. Read the full statement below: The

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Buhari Retires Two Judges

Buhari Retires Two Judges

🕔08:37, 10.Feb 2018

Following recommendations from the National Judicial Council(NJC) President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the compulsory retirement of Honourable Justice A. F. A Ademola of the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court and the dismissal from office of Honourable Justice O.O

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The Attorney General (AG) Of Abia State Should Be Sacked

The Attorney General (AG) Of Abia State Should Be Sacked

🕔15:19, 4.Feb 2018

–J.B Nwachukwu INTRODUCTION Abia State has been thrown into an unnecessary constitutional debacle because of the purported suspension of the Chief Judge, Mrs T.U Uzokwe and the purported appointment and swearing-in of Obisike Orji as the acting Chief Judge, who

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Nigeria: The Contradictions (Part 20)

Nigeria: The Contradictions (Part 20)

🕔05:22, 13.Dec 2017

A fractured South is no match to the hegemony of the Caliphate!

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EFCC  Rubbishes Appeal Court Judgement

EFCC  Rubbishes Appeal Court Judgement

🕔06:37, 12.Dec 2017

The  Economic And Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has described a ruling by the Court of Appeal in Lagos as a “dangerous precedent.” Recall that an appeal court had on Monday ruled that the EFCC lacked the powers to prosecute serving

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NJC Sacks Justice Ademola, Shuns His Resignation Letter

NJC Sacks Justice Ademola, Shuns His Resignation Letter

🕔07:24, 8.Dec 2017

The National Judicial Council has sacked Justices Adeniyi Ademola and Segun Tokode, both of the Federal High Court over acts of misconduct.This was despite the fact that Justice Ademola claimed to have voluntarily resigned on Wednesday. A statement by NJC’s

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Lopsided Recommendations: NJC Sets The Record Straight

Lopsided Recommendations: NJC Sets The Record Straight

🕔07:17, 29.Nov 2017

The National Judicial Council(NJC) has debunked media reports that it recommended 14 judges for approval as Justices of the Court of Appeal, without including a single judge from the South-east. The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, through the NJC’s

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