Onnoghen Takes Oath of Office as CJN

By: Olajide Toriola The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday has inaugurated Justice Walter Onnoghen as the 17th Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN). Prof. Osinbajo, who led the inaugurated was…

Kudirat Abiola’s Murder: Supreme Court Orders Lagos to Re-open Case Against Al-Mustapha

By: Olajide Toriola The Lagos State government yesterday secured an order of the Supreme Court to re-open the murder case of late Alhaja Kudirat Abiola, against Major Hamza Al-Mustapha (rtd),…

Kogi APC Rejects Faleke Ministerial Appointment

By: Olajide Toriola The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi State has called on President Muhammadu Buhari not to nominate or appoint Hon. James Faleke as Minister from the state…

Ondo: Jimoh Ibrahim Heads for Supreme Court

The candidate of the Senator Ali Modu Sheriff-led Peoples Democratic Party faction, Mr. Jimoh Ibrahim, has said he is heading for the Supreme Court to challenge the Court of Appeal’s…

Justice Ngwuta Granted Bail

Justice Sylvester Ngwuta of Supreme Court was on Monday granted bail by a Federal High Court in Abuja in the sum of N100 million. Justice Ngwuta was earlier in the…

VOICES: Nigeria’s Judiciary, Where is Our Sense of Decency?

By Opeyemi Oguntoye The judge that sentenced James Ibori, very surprised, said “It was one of the biggest money laundering cases he has ever seen and the £50 million the…

FG Files Charges against Supreme Court Justice Ngwuta

The Federal Government on Tuesday filed a 9-count charge of Money Laundering and Corruption against a Supreme Court judge, Justice Sylvester Ngwuta. Ngwuta, Justice Inyang Okoro and five other federal…

Amaechi in Deep Mess, as Another Judge Accuses Him of Bribery

Another Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Sylvester Ngwuta, has accused the Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, and his Science and Technology counterpart, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, of asking him…

Nigerian Courts have 700+ pending Political Cases – IPAC

Over 700 cases involving political parties and the Independent National Electoral Commission are pending in various Nigerian courts. The National Financial Secretary of Inter-Party Advisory Council of Nigeria , Alhaji…

Supreme Court Dismisses Faleke’s Case, Upholds Bello as Kogi Governor

The Supreme Court has upheld the election of Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello, dismissing the appeal file by Hon. James Faleke, the running mate to the late All Progressives Congress…