Home Tags Judge

Tag: judge

Judge Warns Lawyers Not To “Appreciate” Courts For Ruling, Judgement

A judge of the FCT High Court, Justice Peter Affen has said the habit of lawyers commending the court after ruling or judgment is...

Gov Ajimobi Swears In State’s Pioneer Customary Court Of Appeal President

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State on Monday swore in the pioneer President of the State Customary Court of Appeal, Justice Solomon Akinteye, with...

President Buhari Approves Dismissal, Compulsory Retirement Of Two Judges

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday approved the compulsory retirement of Justice Adeniyi Ademola, and the dismissal of Justice O.O Tokode. Ademola was of the Abuja...

SERAP Urges Ikpeazu To Reinstate Uzokwe Or Face Litigation

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State to “immediately withdraw his illegal appointment of Justice Obisike Orji...

EFCC Reports Three Judges To NJC For Alleged Misconduct

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has petitioned the National Judicial Council over the alleged misconduct of three judges. The judges are: Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia,...

FCT CJ, Ishaq Bello Seeks Ways To Expedite Corruption Cases

The problem of delay in the trial of high profile cases has remained a cause for concern for the judiciary. To this end, the Chief...

Why Nigeria’s Criminal Justice System Is Slow – Justice Owoade

A judge of the Court of Appeal, Mojeed Owoade, has highlighted the reasons for the delays experienced during the trial of criminal suspects. Mr. Owoade...

Sharia Court Judge Kidnapped In Niger

A Sharia Court judge in Allawa town, Niger State, Alhaji Abubakar Jibrin, has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen. Alhaji Jibrin was abducted at Jerimniya village,...

Judge Handling Sen. Melaye’s Attempted Assassination Case Dies

Justice Aromeh Benson Akogu, the Kabba Resident High Court Judge in Kogi handling the case of attempted assassination of Sen. Dino Melaye is dead. Newsmen...

Oyo CJ Pardons 40 Inmates

The Chief Judge of Oyo State, Justice Munta Abimbola, yesterday pardoned  40 inmates of the Medium Security Prison, Abolongo, Oyo town. They were from a...