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Buhari Receives Recommendation To Dismiss Two Judges

Buhari Receives Recommendation To Dismiss Two Judges

🕔13:56, 4.Oct 2018

The National Judicial Council(NJC) has recommended the dismissal of two judges to President Muhammadu Buhari.

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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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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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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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EFCC Goes After Recalled Judges

EFCC Goes After Recalled Judges

🕔15:15, 9.Jun 2017

In the charges preferred against them, the EFCC accused them of perverting justice, breach of public trust and money laundering, among others

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NJC writes Osinbajo To Extend Onnoghen’s Acting Tenure

NJC writes Osinbajo To Extend Onnoghen’s Acting Tenure

🕔08:00, 9.Feb 2017

The National Judicial Council (NJC) has extended by three months the acting tenure of Walter Onnoghen as Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) and has officially written the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) for approval. The council arrived at this decision

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Justice Okon Abang Is Out  For Revenge, Fayose Cries Out

Justice Okon Abang Is Out  For Revenge, Fayose Cries Out

🕔00:18, 29.Nov 2016

The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has raised alarm over the ploy of Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court Abuja, to get at him for calling for his sack.This came as Justice Abang granted an interlocutory order against

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Federal Government Set To Increase Minimum wage

Federal Government Set To Increase Minimum wage

🕔18:03, 2.Nov 2016

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari might increase the minimum wage of Nigerian workers as the Federal Government delegation will meet with the leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) over deliberation on the issue. According to

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Despite Lack Of Evidence From DSS,Justices Ngwuta, Okoro Voluntarily Recuse Themselves

Despite Lack Of Evidence From DSS,Justices Ngwuta, Okoro Voluntarily Recuse Themselves

🕔07:53, 31.Oct 2016

Emerging report from the apex court on Sunday night revealed that two Justices of the Supreme Court, Sylva Ngwuta and Inyang Okoro have voluntarily withdrawn from participating in court proceedings. The two justices were among other recently arrested by the

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BREAKING: NJC Set To Bar Disclosure Of Petitions Against Judges

BREAKING: NJC Set To Bar Disclosure Of Petitions Against Judges

🕔14:12, 25.Oct 2016

The National Judicial Council (NJC) has concluded plans to put a policy in place to curb the disclosure of petitions against judicial officers. The new policy will bar the media from reporting on details of such petitions until the council

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