Tag: Judiciary

Lagos to transform judiciary infrastructure

inno.korie- September 19, 2020

The Lagos State Government on Saturday promised to transform the infrastructure of the judiciary sector of the state. Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made ... Read More

Kogi judiciary set to automate filing of court processes

Abdul Jimoh- September 11, 2020

Acting Chief Judge of Kogi, Justice Henry Olusiyi said on Friday that the state Judiciary was working towards automating the filing of court processes to ... Read More

Group Louds President Buhari for Signing Financial Autonomy to Legislature and Judiciary

AMT Tanimu- May 23, 2020

Human  Rights Campaigner, Mr Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa,SAN, has  commended President Muhammadu Buhari, for signing the Executive Order, granting financial autonomy to the Judiciary and Legislature. Adegboruwa ... Read More

Buhari promises to make police, judiciary more efficient

admin- May 28, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari  said he would make police and judiciary more efficient in his second term in office. Buahri said this in Abuja in an ... Read More

NJC Abstains from Considering Allegations Against Onnoghen, Muhammad

Henry Solomon- April 3, 2019

The National Judicial Council on Wednesday abstained from considering allegations relating to assets declaration that were levelled against the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria. Justice ... Read More

Chief Judge of Anambra State kicks against holding charge

admin- October 11, 2018

“There is no such thing as holding charge in the law books and Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) should stop accepting any person as an inmate ... Read More

2019 Elections: We must protect Nigeria’s democracy – PDP Chieftain

inno.korie- July 1, 2018

National Vice Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), South-South, Mr. Emmanuel Ogidi, has urged Nigerians, especially politicians, to come together and work to protect Nigeria’s democracy ... Read More

Buhari recovers trillions of looted Naira

admin- May 15, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has said government has recovered and still recovering trillions of naira that were stolen in the past few years by people without ... Read More

Dogara Warns Judiciary to Respect Principles

AMT Tanimu- March 23, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has urged the nation's judiciary to adhere strictly to the principles of separation ... Read More

President Buhari Calls For Effective Synergy Between Executive and Judiciary

AMT Tanimu- November 20, 2017

Adamu Sambo, Abuja: Strengthening judicial integrity and the rule of law is the focus of this year's All Nigeria Judges Conference now underway in Abuja. ... Read More

Magistrates Work Under Deplorable Conditions, Association Says

Henry Solomon- November 1, 2017

Magistrates handle 80 percent of court cases in Nigeria, but they work under very deplorable conditions, Mr. Saidu Umar, the National President, Magistrates’ Association of ... Read More

Senate Passes The Whistleblower Protection Bill

Henry Solomon- July 19, 2017

The 8th Senate has passed the Whistleblower Protection Bill at today's senate plenary. The Bill, which seeks to encourage and facilitate the disclosures of improper ... Read More

Prof Nwabueze Describes Dogara As Sign Of Hope In Nigeria

Henry Solomon- June 19, 2017

Eminent jurist and constitutional lawyer, Professor Ben Nwabueze, has showered encomiums on Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, describing him as an impressive ... Read More

Recall Of Judges Regrettable, Rescind The Decision: Group Tells NJC

Abdul Jimoh- June 8, 2017

Recall Of Judges Regrettable, Rescind The Decision: Group Tells NJC   The Buhari Media Support Group (BMSG) has described the recall of  the six judges acquitted ... Read More

Poll Result Run Disagree With The NJC Plan Recall of The 5 Accused Judges of Corruption

AMT Tanimu- June 5, 2017

Nigerian Television Authority NTA ran a poll yesterday that runs through to today on whether the 5 accused Judges be recalled by the National Judicial ... Read More

APC Urge Government Appointees To Stop Inflammatory Statements  

Abdul Jimoh- April 5, 2017

APC Urges Member To Stop Making Inflammatory Statement Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, Abuja; In furtherance of the All Progressives Congress (APC) efforts to resolve the rift ... Read More

Executive/Judiciary Collaboration To Quicken Dispensation of Justice – Minister

AMT Tanimu- January 22, 2017

Segun Adeyemi, Abuja: The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the revitalized collaboration between the Executive and the Judiciary under the ... Read More

Nasarawa State Governor Al-Makura Pledges To Work With Judiciary To Ensure Rule of Law

AMT Tanimu- November 25, 2016

Gov. Almakura Receives Leadership of NBA and reaffirms State Government Commitment towards ensuring a viable Law Administration in the state. His Excellency Umaru Tanko Almakura ... Read More

Who Is Onnoghen, the New Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria?

AMT Tanimu- November 10, 2016

Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen is the new chief justice of Nigeria, following the retirement of Justice Mahmud Mohammed who clocked 70 on Thursday, November 10. ... Read More

News Summary; All you need to know today, 28th October 2016

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 28, 2016

NTA News Summary President Buhari Unveils Petroleum Industry Road Map The Minister of Petroleum Resources has been tasked to do whatever it takes towards maximizing ... Read More