Judiciary

Gov. Obiano Procures 25 Stenographic Recording Mac

Monday, November 9, 2020
In furtherance of his promise to improve the ease with which Judges record judicial proceedings, the Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano has announced the procurement of twenty-five stenographic machines for first batch of twenty five courts across the state judiciary to hasten speedy rec ...

Attention To All Heads Of Courts In Nigeria: issuing Affidavit Of Loss Of Docume

Sunday, October 11, 2020
Affidavits are written depositions or declarations made on oath before a person authorized by law to administer oaths or take declarations. See section 10(1) of the Oaths (Amendment) Act, 2016. It has also be judicially defined as a statement of fact which the deponent swears to be true to the best ...

Gov. Duoye Diri Of Bayelsa State Wins Again In Appeal Court

Friday, October 2, 2020
A five-man panel of the appellate court, in two unanimous judgments on Friday, held that the tribunal was wrong to have assumed jurisdiction over the petition filed on February 26, 2020 by the Advanced Nigeria Democratic Party (ANDP) and grant the reliefs sought by the petitioner. The Court of Ap ...

NJC recommends 22 judges for Supreme Court, state high courts

Saturday, August 15, 2020
The National Judicial Council (NJC) has recommended the appointment of 22 judges for the Supreme Court and other courts of the federation. The Council's Director of Information, Soji Oye, announced in a press statement that the decision to recommend the appointment of the judges was taken at the ...

Ebonyi Judicial Workers Embark On Indefinite Strike

Friday, August 14, 2020
Ebonyi State Judiciary workers have embarked on indefinite strike to drive home their demand for improved welfare packages. The workers said they want the state government to implement the Consolidated Judiciary Salary Structure. The strike crippled the state judiciary as no court proceeding h ...

Reflections On Order 6 Rule 4 Of The Court Of Appeal Rules, 2016; Making A Case

Friday, July 31, 2020
1. INTRODUCTION This paper takes an all-round look at the implication of interpreting Order 6 Rule 4 of the Court of Appeal Rules, 2016 (hereafter The Rules) in literal terms. It might interest us to know that if we take a closer look at its construct, there is a strong possib ...

Dr. Perry Issa Brimah Vs The Nigerian Army: Ruling: Nigerian Army Has No Right T

Saturday, July 11, 2020
Dear Dr. Brimah, We are glad to inform you that we have finally secured the certified true copy of the judgment that was delivered on the 4th May, 2020 at the Federal High Court, Abuja by Hon. Justice Ijeoma L. Ojukwu. You will recall that the matter at the Federal High Court questioned the power o ...

President Buhari Nominates FCT Chief Judge for International Criminal Court

Thursday, June 25, 2020
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari nominated the incumbent Chief Judge of the Federal Capital Territory, Justice Ishaq Usman Bello as the nation rsquo;s candidate to be Judge of the International Criminal Court, Hague. The International Criminal Court (ICC) which began functioning on 1 July 2002 ...

How Leaders Of Nigeria’s Judiciary Dissipate Valuable Time On Irrelevancies To T

Sunday, May 17, 2020
May I respectfully still maintain that the ldquo;NOTICE OF SWEARING IN OF NEW JUDGES rdquo; issued by the Kaduna State judiciary/government is a grossly unnecessary protocol/notice/advert, and serves no useful purpose. We all are already aware of the appointment of these judges. Why organize any sp ...

Orji Uzo Kalu's Lawyer asked for Justice Idris to deliver judgment that jailed h

Sunday, May 10, 2020
Facts have emerged that Orji Uzor Kalu, who the Supreme Court ordered his retrial on Friday over a N7.1 billion fraud while he was Governor of Abia State, actually requested for Justice Mohammed Idris to conclude his case despirte having been elevated to the Court of Appeal. However, after he was ...
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