Tag: Chief Justice of Nigeria

Buhari accepts Onnoghen retirement, appoints 5 new Supreme Court Justices

admin- June 10, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has accepted the voluntary retirement from service of Justice Walter Onnoghen as Chief Justice of Nigeria, effective from May 28, 2019. A ... Read More

Arraignment Of CJN Stalls Judicial Activities At FCT High Court, Apo

Abdul Jimoh- January 14, 2019

Most court rooms did not proceed with cases as earlier scheduled except the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal for Osun State.  The arraignment of Justice Walter ... Read More

Chief Justice of Nigeria Justice Walter Onnoghen: likely to ignore CCT

admin- January 14, 2019

By Yemi Adeleye The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Lekki Forum, Lagos State on Sunday condemned the planned trial of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) ... Read More

FG set to arraign CJN over alleged false, non-assets declaration, money laundering

inno.korie- January 12, 2019

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has Scheduled Jan. 14 for the arraignment of Justice Walter Onnoghen, the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), on allegations ... Read More

Former CJN, Katsina-Alu Dies in Canada, Supreme Court Confirms

Henry Solomon- July 18, 2018

The Supreme Court on Wednesday confirmed the death of former Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Aloysius Katsina Alu. The deceased who hailed from Ushongo ... Read More

CJN Urges Judges To Remain Firm As Public Perception Of Judiciary Improves

Abdul Jimoh- December 14, 2017

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, has urged judges to be strong, courageous, fair but firm to sustain the ongoing improvement of ... Read More

#InPhoto Fashola, Tambuwal, Wike At The Nigerian Bar Association Annual Conference Opening Ceremony

Henry Solomon- August 21, 2017

Minister of Power, Works and Hosuing, Babatunde Fashola, Sokoto state Governor Aminu Tambuwal and Rivers state Governor Nyesom Wike were all the opening ceremony of ... Read More

Be guided by the constitution- CJN tells new judges of industrial court

inno.korie- July 14, 2017

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen on Friday in Abuja, charged 19 new judges of the National Industrial Court to be guided by ... Read More

#Breaking; PDP Crisis: Sheriff’s Case Suffers Setback At The Supreme Court

Abdul Jimoh- May 22, 2017

Sheriff and Makarfi At The Supreme Court The Supreme Court on Monday struck out an struck out an application by National chairman of the Peoples Democratic ... Read More

Onnoghen Sworn In As Chief Justice Of Nigeria

Henry Solomon- March 7, 2017

Justice Walter Samuel Onnoghen has been sworn in as the 15th indigenous Chief Justice of Nigeria. Acting President Yemi Osinbajo who performed the ceremony challenged ... Read More

Onnoghen To Be Sworn-In As Chief Justice Today

Henry Solomon- March 7, 2017

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo will today swear in Justice Walter Onnoghen as Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN). Presidency sources disclosed yesterday that the inauguration would ... Read More

Who Is Walter Samuel Nkanu As Senate Confirms Onnoghen As CJN

AMT Tanimu- March 1, 2017

Today a Supreme Court Justice from the Southern Nigeria in the person of Walter Samuel Onnoghen is confirmed as the substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria ... Read More

Onnoghen’s Confirmation as CJN: Senate reads Ag President Osinbajo’s request letter

inno.korie- February 21, 2017

The Senate on Tuesday confirmed receiving a letter from Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, requesting the confirmation of Justice Walter Onnoghen as Chief Justice of Nigeria ... Read More

News Summary: President Buhari Challenges World Leaders On IDP’S, BHT Ambush Military Escort And All You Need Know Today 20-9-2016

admin- September 20, 2016

President Buhari Challenges World Leaders On IDP'S Nigeria has warned that unless there is collective resolve by world leaders to develop more effective strategies in ... Read More

News Summary – All You Need to Know Today 6th September, 2016

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 6, 2016

CJN Warns Judicial Staff on Code of Conduct Chief Justice of Nigeria has called on the nation’s judicial workers to respect the code of conduct ... Read More

News Summary: Police Recruitment Exercise, DSS Arrests Suspects and All You Need to Know Today 24-8-2016

admin- August 24, 2016

President Buhari Meets IDB President The Islamic Development Bank Has Been Commended for Its Robust Intervention in Critical Sectors of the Nation’s Economy. President Muhammadu ... Read More

CJN: Administration of Criminal Justice Act To Become Operational Is Turning Point in Fight Against Corruption – Minister

AMT Tanimu- March 17, 2016

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has described the Chief Justice of Nigeria’s recent directive on the need to strictly administer the ... Read More

National Judicial Council, NJC To Evaluate Judges

admin- June 18, 2014

By Femi Okeowo   Nigerian Judges are to be evaluated periodically as part of the process of determining their effectiveness on the Bench.   Justice ... Read More

CJN on Financial Regulations

admin- November 13, 2013

By Femi Okeowo The Chief Justice of Nigeria has called for strict compliance with financial regulations in order to reduce conflicts in the nations banking ... Read More

New Legal Year for Judiciary

admin- September 24, 2013

By Femi Okeowo The Nigerian Judiciary has called for an improvement in the Nation's budgetary provisions for that Arm of Government. Chief Justice of Nigeria ... Read More