Lawyers avoid some courts due to corrupt judges, SAN

A Senior Advocate of Nigerian (SAN) Mr Jibrin Okutepa, yesterday said some lawyers avoid taking their cases to some courts because of corrupt judges. He...

Nigeria’s Iheanacho Faces Life Jail for Beating Stepson to Death

Thirty-nine-year-old Nigerian man, Marvyn Iheanacho, has been declared guilty of beating his five-year-old stepson to death. He was reported as having kicked and punched his five-year-old...

Deposed Baale Seeks Court Variation of His Bail Conditions

The deposed Baale of Shangisha, Chief Mutiu Ogundare, who was remanded in Kirikiri prison for staging his kidnap, on Wednesday pleaded with a Lagos State High Court to...

Asset Declaration: CCT Raises Panel to try CJN Onnoghen

The Code of Conduct Tribunal has raised a panel to try Nigeria’s Chief Justice, Walter Onnoghen, who is accused of lying in his asset...

Edo Judiciary Holds Valedictory Court Session for Late Justice Obaseki

The Edo State Judiciary will hold a valedictory court session in honour of Late Andrews Otutu Obaseki J.S.C (Rtd) CON, CFR, on Thursday the...

Enugu State Gov Swears in 3 High Court Judges

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State on Tuesday swore in Honourable Justices Linda Chiama Okibe, Veronica Chinyere Ajogwu and Esther Nnena Alukwu as Judges...

Court Declares Shiites’ Movement Terrorist Group

The Federal Government has obtained a court order to proscribe the  Shiites’ organisation formally referred to as the Islamic Movement in Nigeria. The Federal High...

Metuh Hospitalised, Lawyer tells Court

A former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, is on admission at the National Hospital Abuja, his lawyer, Mr. Onyechi...

EFCC to Arraign Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia on 18 Count-Charge Thursday

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will on Thursday arraign Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia on 18 charges at the Federal High Court in Lagos. Justice...

Pan African Lawyers Union, Condemns Attempted Coup in Gabon

The Pan African Lawyers Union (PALU) has condemned the attempted coup d'etat which took place in Gabon on the 7th of January, 2019. The above...