Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad
Shun gratification, CJN advises new Appeal Court judges
The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, has charged the new Court of Appeal judges to shun gratification in the line of duty.
CJN cautions new CJ against abuse of power
Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, has cautioned Chief Judge (CJ) of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, Justice Salisu Garba Abdullahi, against abuse of power.
CJN seeks legal backing for review of judges’ emoluments as Senate strengthens emergency line
The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, has urged the National Assembly to alter the 1999 Constitution to mandate the National Judicial Council (NJC) to fix and review emoluments of judges every four years. In a statement signed by his Senior Special Assistant on Media, Ahuraka Yusuf Isah, the CJN made the appeal…
Why JUSUN strike cannot be faulted, by CJN
Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, has admitted his difficulty in faulting the industrial action embarked upon by Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN).
NAJUC appeals to CJN, others for provision of press centres, galleries
The National Association of Judicial Correspondents (NAJUC) Lagos branch has appealed to the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), the President, Court of Appeal, the President, National Industrial Court, the Chief Judge...
CJN swears in Justice Dongban-Mensem as second female Appeal Court president
The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad yesterday inaugurated the substantive President of Court of Appeal, Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem.
President wants speedy trials, decongestion of correctional centres
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday sought urgent measures to speed up trial of cases and decongestion of correctional centres in the country in view of COVID-19 pandemic.
Ex-CJ flays alleged disobedience of court orders by government, others
The immediate past Chief Judge of Cross River State, Justice Michael Edem, has charged the executive arms of government right from the federal to the local level on obedience to the rule of law.
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.