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4 May 2021
An Abia state based lawyer, Mr. Iheanyi Anyamele has faulted the petition by Umuenyere Alayi Autonomous Community in Bende local council in Abia State against Justice Benson Anya of the State High Court over the release of six natives of the community from prison.
4 Apr 2021
The National Judicial Council (NJC) has alerted the public on an online advertisement purporting an ongoing massive recruitment exercise at the Council for 2021, describing it as a scam.
18 Jan 2021
Anxiety grips Cross River State judiciary as the fourth acting chief judge within a year is set to emerge. Since the retirement of Justice Michael Edem in November 2019,
20 Oct 2020
Legal practitioners in Cross River State have taken to the streets of Calabar protesting against the long absence of a substantive Chief Judge (CJ) in the state.
6 Oct 2020
Justice sector advocacy group, Access to Justice has condemned the undue delay by President Muhammadu Buhari in forwarding for senate confirmation, names of justices recommended by the National Judicial Council (NJC) to be appointed to the Supreme Court. The group said the president has inflicted incalculable long-term damage to the integrity and independence of the…
23 Jul 2020
Justice Beatrice Iliya has petitioned the National Judicial Council (NJC) over alleged plot by the Gombe State Government to stop her from becoming the state’s Chief Judge
5 May 2020
Justice Reform Project (JRP) has warned that the absence of transparency in the process of the appointment of judicial officers by the National Judicial Council (NJC), will diminished the process.
24 Mar 2020
It is regrettable although I do not have the facts but the reality of the matter is that it is an unhealthy development.
8 Mar 2020
Days after the Cross River State House of Assembly (CRSHA) turned down the confirmation of Justice Akon Ikpeme, as the state’s substantive chief judge on the ground that she hails from Akwa Ibom State
4 Jan 2020
Imo State Governor, Emeka Ihedioha, has pledged that his administration would ensure the independence of the judiciary and ensure the rule of law.
20 Dec 2019
The National Judicial Council (NJC) has recommended the appointment of six heads of court, 26 judges for state high courts as well as a Kadi for the Sharia Court of Appeal.
14 Dec 2019
Civil Rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association Of Nigeria (HURIWA) has expressed utter and absolute shock at the failure of the chief Justice of Nigeria


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Rwanda said Friday it will reopen its land border with Uganda at the end of the month after a three-year closure, a major breakthrough in efforts to repair ties between the neighbours.
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Toyota retained its crown as the world's top-selling automaker on Friday, having overcome a chip shortage and supply chain woes to beat Volkswagen for a second straight year.
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Malian cotton farmers are set to produce a bumper crop this year, but Mahamadou Konate is worried, belying the smile he wears as he paces through his field.
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Escalating tensions over Ukraine are increasing the risk that nuclear weapons could be used, putting the world in dire jeopardy, the head of the Nobel prize-winning group ICAN told AFP.
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According to Albert Schweitzer, "The only ones among you who will be really happy are those who will have sought and found how to serve.” The aforementioned is so apt for top multi-media broadcaster, on-air personality, voiceover artist and talent manager, Adedoyin Ayomide Samuel, who is popularly known as AyRubber and would be among those…