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CJN Warns Against Unguarded Comments On Pending Court Matters

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen has warned against the continued practice of discussions of matters that are subjudice...

Events And Cases That Defined 2017 Judicial Year

Several events which include the swearing in of Justice Walter Onnoghen as substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) on March 7 after the confusion...

Time To Tackle Judicial Impertinence By Davidson Iriekpen

An aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the Anambra Central senatorial district in 2014, Dr. Obiora Okonkwo, last week returned to the...

The Nigerian Bar And Bench In 2017: The Cases, The Controversies...

Undoubtedly, 2017 was quite an eventful year for the judiciary. Aside plethora of criminal and civil cases the judiciary had to grapple with in...

Onnoghen: Politics Of Judicial Reform By Ismail Omipidan

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Justice Walter Onnoghen took over the leadership of the judiciary at a time many Nigerians consider was trying...

Explore Opportunities In ADR, CJN Charges New Lawyers

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen on Tuesday charged legal practitioners to always resort to other alternatives to dispute resolution, if...

Access To Justice Advises CJN On How To Mitigate Trial Delays...

An advocacy group, Access to Justice, has urged the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, to review the timing of judicial conferences for judges...

Onnoghen Tasks Judges On Use Of ADR 

Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen has charged Judges to encourage parties to explore the option of Alternative Dispute Resolution, ADR. He gave...

NJC And The Burden Of Trust

A crisis of confidence may have come upon the Corruption and Financial Crimes Cases Trial Monitoring Committee (CFCCTMC) of the National Judicial Council following...

CJN Shops For Salami’s Replacement As Head Of Corruption Trial Committee

The search for a replacement for Justice Ayo Salami who resigned thursday as Chairman of the Corruption and Financial Crime Cases Trial Monitoring Committee...