National Judicial Council
2 Apr 2017
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.
24 Mar 2017
In 1958, the then Chief Justice of the Federation, Justice Stafford Foster Sutton was to retire. He had earlier served as Attorney General of Kenya from 1944-1948 and served also as attorney General of British Malaya from 1948-1950.
21 Mar 2017
These times have long gone and with the abundance of talent trained either here in Nigeria or abroad we have more than enough qualified Judges to fill any void in our appellate Court system.
7 Mar 2017
The House of Representatives Committee on Judiciary has urged the federal government to prioritise funding for the Judiciary.At the consideration of this year’s budget proposals of National Judicial Council....
5 Feb 2017
Why has President Buhari refused to forward Justice Onnoghen’s name to the Senate? Why has the government failed to offer any explanation? What is the implication of this action on the health of the nations institutions?
31 Jan 2017
Human rights activist and lawyer, Chief Malcolm Omirhobo has sued President Muhammadu Buhari and others at the Federal High Court, Abuja, praying for an order to stop the trial of judicial officers accused of corruption.....
23 Jan 2017
It is meant to honor and celebrate members of this honorable and noble profession who have distinguished themselves creditably and by so doing encouraged others to emulate and excel as well.
3 Jan 2017
To somebody who never knew how it goes, he may end up concluding that the judge in question might have wriggle out himself in a corrupt manner.
28 Dec 2016
Former President of Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Olisa Agbakoba (SAN), said Justice Onnoghen ought to have been appointed in substantive capacity. “It is just causing uncertainty because it went through a normal procedure,” he said.
28 Dec 2016
The National Judicial Council (NJC) has cleared a Lagos High Court judge, Justice Iyabo Oladunni Kasali of allegation of judicial misconduct.
27 Dec 2016
The National Judicial Council (NJC) has cleared a Lagos high court judge, Justice Iyabo Oladunni Kasali, of an allegation of judicial misconduct.
22 Nov 2016
Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, has lately been in the eyes of the storm. This is due to the numerous controversial and contentious decisions he had given in political disputes.