Posting of Newly Appointed Justices of the Court of Appeal

The newly appointed Justices of the Court of Appeal have been posted to the various divisions of the Court of Appeal across the country. The...

Lagos State Relocates Burnt Igbosere High Court to Osborne Ikoyi

Lagos State Government on Thursday, handed over a new temporary Court complex at Osborne to the Judiciary to replace burnt Igbosere High Court. Recall that...

“It is Impossible to Get Governor’s Consent for Church Lands in Most Northern States”...

It is impossible for churches to obtain Governor’s consent for lands belonging to churches in the 12 states that make up what is referred...

COVID-19 Vaccination: Include Judges in First Batch – SAN

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Dr Muiz Banire, yesterday made a case for including judicial officers in government lists for the first set...

Lawyer Officers Begin Indefinite Court Boycott Over Minimum Wage

Lawyers and law officers in the Ebonyi State Ministry of Justice has begun an indefinite boycott of all government cases in court. According to them,...

Children With Disabilities In Nigeria: Their Right To Education And The Legality Of Street...

By Jennifer Nikoro Children living with disabilities in Nigeria daily face discrimination of all forms. Some are denied their rights to basic education (especially in...

CJN Absent From New SANs’ Inauguration, Rhodes-Vivour Presides

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, is conspicuously absent from the Monday’s new legal year ceremony of the Supreme Court where he...

Maryam Sanda Weeps as Appeal Court Upholds Death Sentence

Maryam Sanda weeps at the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court in Abuja on January 27, 2020. Photo: Channels TV/ Sodiq Adelakun. An Appeal Court...

Judiciary Tops Corruption Index With N9.4b Bribes – ICPC

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) on Tuesday said the Judiciary is on top of the Nigeria Corruption Index between...

Supreme Court Dismisses Shell’s Application To Review Ogoni N17bn Judgment

The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed an application by an oil giant, Shell Petroleum Development Company, requesting a revisit of a January 11, 2019...