National Judicial Council
Justice Salami leads panel to monitor trial of graft cases
The appointment was approved by NJC, headed by the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Walter Onnoghen, as part of the decisions reached at the 82nd meeting of the council.
CJN okays special courts for corrupt cases
Walter Onnoghen broke the news while speaking at the opening of the 2017/2018 Legal Year, and the swearing-in of 29 members of the Nigerian Bar Association conferred with the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) in Abuja.
Procedural approach to justice administration contributing to delays in justice delivery, says Ajogwu
I think a major impediment to commercial law practice in Nigeria is the problem of multiplicity of required permits and approvals, delays and bureaucratic obstacles at regulatory bodies like the Corporate Affairs Commission and NIMASA.
NJC needs reform, says Adedipe
What the DSS did October last year was to humiliate the country and rape the rule of law. Is it the way judges were humiliated that will help fight corruption? It is bad!
Group recommends desk review of judicial reform in Nigeria
A law-based non-governmental organization, Law and Empowerment Initiative has advocated desk review of the planned judicial reform in Nigeria.
NJC recalls justices Inyang, Ademola, four others
The statement recalled that the affected judicial officers were directed to excuse themselves from office with effect from November 2, 2016 "to maintain the integrity and sanctity of the judiciary and sustain public confidence."
‘Senate’s refusal to confirm Magu as EFCC chairman smacks of vendetta’
Fighting corruption involves stepping on many toes, some of which are very sensitive and powerful toes. And as it is often said, when you fight corruption, corruption tries to fight back.
Akiri: Fight corruption, set code of conduct for all legal officers
In the past, people used to refer to judges as people that were disciplined and sober, but I don’t think that is obtainable today going by the effect of corruption. There is no sobriety in the profession again.