Judiciary

Here Is Justice Olukayode Ariowoola, The New Chief

Monday, June 27, 2022
As a result of the resignation of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Justice Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed on Monday June 27, 2022, over alleged ill-health, Justice Olukayode Ariowoola has been sworn in as the New Chief of Justice Nigeria (CJN) He is the next in rank to Mohammed who suffered a vote of n ...

Kogi State Magistrates Elect New Officials

Sunday, June 26, 2022
The Kogi Statetate Chapter of Magistrates Association of Nigeria (MAN) on the 23rd day of June, 2022, elected new Executives to pilot its affairs. The election was conducted by a Panel of three members headed by Pastor Obaka Benjamin Ilemona. The elected Executives and their respective portfolios ar ...

Abba Kyari's Extradition Hearing Fixed For June 2, 2022.

Wednesday, April 27, 2022
A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday, fixed June 2 for hearing of the extradition suit filed by the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) against suspended DCP Abba Kyari . Justice Inyang Ekwo fixed the date after counsel for the AGF, Pius Akutah, applied for more time to enable parties r ...

2023: Chief Justice Urges Judges To Brace Up For Challenges Ahead General Electi

Thursday, April 21, 2022
The newly appointed Federal and FCT High Court judges who were just swore- in have been charged by the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Tanko Muhammad to brace up for challenges ahead of the 2023 general elections. The Chief Justice who made the disclosure while swearing-in the newly appoi ...

Victims Of Health Rights Violation Should Receive Justice - FCT Chief Judge

Monday, April 4, 2022
The Chief Judge of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja and Chairman, FCT Judicial Service Committee, Honourable Justice Husseini Baba Yusuf has observed that access to justice for victims of health rights violation has been an issue of grave concern in Nigeria. He said this in Abuja during a hum ...

Nnamdi Kanu Sues Nigerian Govt For N25bn On Illegitimate Extradition From Kenya

Saturday, March 26, 2022
The lawyers of the Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu has commenced a lawsuit against the Federal Government of Nigeria on his illegitimate extradition from Kenya. In the N25bn lawsuit filed by his Special Counsel, Mr Aloy Ejimakor, Kanu argued that his extradition was ldquo; ...

Soludo Campaign Commends Judiciary For Nullifying Andy Uba’s Candidacy

Tuesday, December 21, 2021
The Charles Chukwuma Soludo Campaign has praised the judiciary for yesterday rsquo;s judgment delivered by Mr Justice Ekwo Inyang of the Federal High Court on the suit brought by Chief George Moghalu, chief executive of the National Inland Waterways Authority and a founding member of the All Progres ...

Department of State Services (DSS) To Pay Citizen Omoyele Sowore N2 Million For

Wednesday, December 8, 2021
The Department of State Services (DSS) has been ordered by a federal high court in Abuja to pay the sum of N2 million as general damages to publisher and activist, Omoyele Sowore, over the unlawful seizure of his phone in 2019. The DSS arrested Sowore on August 2, 2019, and confiscated his phones ...

Gagoship Tussle: Court Dismisses Suit Against Dekina Local Government Traditiona

Friday, November 26, 2021
A Kogi State High Court sitting at Idah, Kogi State, on Wednesday, the 24th day of November, 2021, dismissed a suit filed by one Ibrahim Agama against Joseph Agama as 1st defendant and Dekina Local Government Traditional Council as 2nd defendant. The Claimant and the 1st defendant contested for t ...

Kanu's Lawyers Lament Being 'locked Out' Of Court, Threaten To Take Case To Inte

Thursday, November 11, 2021
Lawyers of Nnamdi Kanu, Ifeanyi Ejiofor and Bruce Fein, on Wednesday, lamented that they were 39;locked out 39; as his trial resumed at the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja. Addressing journalists outside the court premises, the visibly infuriated lawyers said they have lost trust in the ab ...
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