National Judicial Commission
16 Jul 2022
The National Industrial Court yesterday ordered the immediate upward review of the salaries of all Nigerian judges.
22 Jun 2021
It is no news that the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) embarked on a two-month long strike action. The main grouse of JUSUN stemmed from the alleged refusal of the Executive arm of Government to comply with the provisions...
5 May 2021
The Senate has urged Acting Inspector-General of Police (I-GP) Usman Alkali and the Police Service Commission (PSC) to investigate the alleged violation of human rights by police in Taraba.
19 Jan 2019
Human rights activist and Senator representing Kaduna Central Zone, Shehu Sani has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to drop the charges against the Chief Justices of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) in order to save the nation from political crisis. Sani, who made the plea yesterday, during an interview…
11 Jul 2017
The court further held that Justice Ademola could not be made to prove innocence over a petition that was voluntarily withdrawn by the petitioner.
19 Jun 2017
In a statement yesterday in Abuja by its Executive Director, Auwal Ibrahim Musa, the civil society group wondered why these highly publicised cases were being lost after the preference of grave charges against these dignitaries.
17 Feb 2017
The law as it is does not provide security of tenure to judges. Especially as regards the age-long tradition of seniority to ascend headship of courts.
3 Jan 2017
The plaintiff also seeks to know whether the qualification, assessment and evaluation necessary for the appointment of the Chief Justice of Nigeria are the exclusive preserve of the 3rd and 5th defendants.
26 Aug 2016
A civil group, Society for Global Justice and Equity Promotion, has called on the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) to caution lawyers against filing multiple suits on the same issue.