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Tanko Muhammad

13 Sep 2021
Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) and Chairman of the Legal Practitioners’ Privileges Committee (LPPC), Tanko Muhammad, has restored Beuolisa Nwofor’s Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) title.
8 Sep 2021
Two days ago, the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad had cause to warn States’ Chief Judges, after summoning and meeting seven of them, to desist from indiscriminate granting of ex parte orders....
17 Aug 2021
Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Tanko Muhammad, has sworn in Justice Hussein Baba Yusuf as acting Chief Judge of the Federal Capital Territory ...
6 Aug 2021
The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad has approved the appointment of Hajo Sarki-Bello, as Acting Chief Registrar.
20 Jul 2021
Access to Justice (A2J) has called on the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Tanko Muhammad and the National Judicial Council (NJC) to reconsider the vacation periods announced by various heads of court...
27 Jan 2021
A group, Global Integrity Crusade Network (GICN), has protested against recent appointment of some justices to the Court of Appeal, calling for its cancellation.
11 Jan 2021
The nation’s polity began the year 2020 with the bittersweet hangover of the 2019 general election. Three months earlier, the Supreme Court had declared: “We have examined the submissions of parties in this matter and the exhibit.......
15 Dec 2020
The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Tanko Muhammad has tested positive for COVID-19. This was disclosed by a member of the Supreme Court, Justice Ibrahim Saulawa at the unveiling of the national headquarters of the Muslim Lawyers’ Association of Nigeria (MULAN) on Tuesday in Abuja. Saulawa said the CJN is receiving treatment in Dubai, the…
30 Aug 2020
The final word on the 2019 Kogi Gubernatorial Election dispute would be heard tomorrow when Nigeria’s Supreme Court hits the gavel to sign off its ruling on the consolidated appeals before it.
24 Jun 2020
The National Judicial Council (NJC) has dismissed a petition by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) against Justice Taiwo O. Taiwo of the Federal High Court in Abuja.
25 Apr 2020
As the judicial tussle in Cross River state lingers, there are indications that the National Judicial Council (NJC) under the Chairmanship of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, has ordered Governor Ben Ayade to swear in Justice Akon Ikpeme as the substantive Chief Judge of the State.
2 Mar 2020
The Supreme Court on Monday adjourned until March 17, hearing in the application file by the All Progressives Congress (APC), seeking reversal of its judgment which voided the party’s participation in the 2019 general election in Zamfara State on grounds of invalid primary.


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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has secured 3,440 convictions on financial and cyber crimes across the country from January to November 2022.
39 mins ago
The National Horticultural Research Institute (NIHORT), has warned banana sellers to desist from using carbide to ripen bananas because of its health implications. The General Manager, NIHORT Ventures Limited, Dr Joel Akinfisoye, made this known at a four-day women and youth empowerment programme in horticulture, plantain and banana establishment and telfairia production. Dr Akinfisoye stated…
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Newly appointed ADC National Representative in Lagos Campaign Council, Mabel Oboh, has said the party is committed to revamping Lagos State for good if elected into power come 2023. Oboh, who is currently the African Democratic Congress National Diversity and Inclusion director in a statement issued on Thursday said she was delighted to be appointed…
2 hours ago
The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Dr. Zainab Ahmed, has declared that Nigeria is not broke. The Minister was responding to questions after presenting the sixth edition of the PMB Scorecard: 2015 to 2023...
2 hours ago
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday, produced Form CF001, containing WAEC-GCE certificate and Secondary School Testimonial of Governor Ademola Adeleke before the Osun Election Petitions Tribunal, sitting in Osogbo.