Code of Conduct Tribunal
Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), Danladi Umar, accused of beating up one Clement Sargwak in March this year, has initiated legal action against the Sargwak and the Senate Committee on Ethics...
At first, T4T thought the press statement by one Ibraheem Al-Hassan, Head, Press & Public Relations of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, Abuja, was another Internet fabricated material. But alas, it was not!
The press release read like one written in a desperate haste. Just a few hours after the chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal Danladi Umar released a statement to defend his physical assault of a Nigerian man, some Nigerians - largely on social media - have condemned the "offensive and error-ridden statement." The 49-year-old…
Immediate past Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Nkanu Onnoghen, did not know he was stirring an hornet’s nest when he reflected on circumstances that surrounded his unceremonious removal in 2019.
25 Mar 2020
Experts in Nigeria’s judiciary system have called for the overhaul of the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB), noting that a reformed asset declaration regime would reduce corruption
8 Nov 2019
The Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) is working with the office of the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) to block bank accounts of 200 allegedly corrupt public officers.
29 Sep 2019
With the apparent return of Justice Sylvester Ngwuta to duty, the reputation of the Supreme Court has suffered no dent or impairment, neither has the apex court’s status or that of the judge been diminished in any way.
29 May 2019
The recent recalibration in timelines for the celebration of Nigeria’s return to the path of liberal cum multi-party democracy seems to capture the confusion about the declining fortunes of the nation’s practice of inclusive system of governance. Within the past 20 years, the journey seems to be more rewarding for the military establishment, which exited…
8 May 2019
The National Industrial Court, Abuja, has dismissed the suit opposing the trial of former Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), a claimant, Peter Abang, who is also a lawyer, had instituted the suit challenging the jurisdiction of the…
20 Apr 2019
The people of Agwagune community in Biase Council of Cross River State have described the judgement of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) on their son, Justice Walter Onnoghen, as a clear case of injustice and deliberate marginalisation. CCT had on Thursday, April 18, 2019 convicted the embattled former Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) and…
30 Mar 2019
The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), yesterday, dismissed the no case submission filed last week by the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen. Justice Onnoghen through his counsel, Adegboyega Awomolo (SAN), had filed a no case submission when the prosecution closed its case after calling only three witnesses...
12 Mar 2019
The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) yesterday deferred rulings on two separate motions filed by the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen. The motions are challenging the jurisdiction of the tribunal to hear the criminal charges brought against Justice Onnoghen by the Federal Government. The tribunal also reserved ruling on another motion…