Resign now, PDP tells CJN
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday accused the Supreme Court under the leadership of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Tanko Muhammad of having been compromised by the All Progressives Congress-led Federal Government.
EFCC 'forces' Shehu Sani to declare assets, 'block' accounts
An aide to former Nigerian lawmaker Shehu Sani on Sunday said that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has blocked his principal's bank accounts. Suleiman Ahmed, senior special adviser to Sani in a statement said the Nigerian anti-graft agency “forced (Sani) to declare his assets”. He questioned EFCC's professionalism in handling his principal's case,…
Senator Sani: CJN distances self from N4m bribery allegation
The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, has distanced himself from the allegation of financial inducement by Senator Shehu Sani of Kaduna State.
‘Shariah law is not Islamisation of Nigeria’
Concerned Islamic scholars across the country have thrown their weights behind the suggestions of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Muhammad Tanko, calling for the improvement of the status of the Shari’ah
CAN faults CJN’s call for constitutional amendment on Sharia
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has described as a threat to national unity, the alleged call by the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad for a Constitutional amendment, with a view to adding more Sharia contents.
Nile University to honour CJN, others at 7th Convocation
The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Ibrahim Tanko Mohammad, is among those that would be conferred with an honorary degree by Nile University of Nigeria at its 7th convocation ceremony today.
There is nothing like judiciary independence in Nigeria, says Oguche
The question of whether or not the Nigerian judiciary is totally independent of the executive arm of government is one that has continued to generate various interpretations.
CUPP alleges plot against Atiku’s appeal at Supreme Court
The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) yesterday alleged that the Federal Government had been mounting undue pressure on the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Tanko Muhammad, to accept a list of some persons allegedly selected to be members of the presidential election petition appeal tribunal.
How judiciary can protect democracy, by experts
For Nigeria’s democracy to continue to flourish, the judiciary must not only be seen as active but must deliver justice without fear or favour. Nigerian on the other hand should support the activities of the judiciary by providing it with the needed tools as well as abide by its decisions.