Home / Tag Archives: judiciary

Tag Archives: judiciary

May, 2020

  • 22 May

    Buhari Grants States’ Legislature, Judiciary Financial Autonomy

    President Muhammadu Buhari has signed an executive order granting financial autonomy to states’ legislature and judiciary. Read Also: Jealous Husband Seals Wife’s Vagina With Superglue, Sand, Pepper The president, who broke the news on Twitter, added that his administration would “continue to do everything to strengthen the principles and practice of …

April, 2020

  • 28 April

    Lagos Chief Judge Authorizes Hearing Of Cases Via Zoom, Skype

    Man Bags Two Months Jail For Burglary

    Justice Kazeem Alogba, the chief judge of Lagos state, has ratified the remote hearing of court cases in the state through video conferencing applications, Skype or Zoom. Read Also: Four Men Abduct, Gang Rape 14-year-old Girl In Lagos This was contained in a directive signed by Justice Alogba on Monday, as …

March, 2020

  • 7 March

    Ex-chief Magistrate Gets Five-year Jail Term For Stealing

    Man Bags Two Months Jail For Burglary

    Mutiat Adio, a former chief magistrate in Oyo State, has been jailed for five years for stealing. Justice Muniru Olagunju, the presiding judge, found her guilty of a one-count charge of stealing the sum of N22,375,913 preferred against her by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The convict, who …

December, 2019

September, 2019

  • 17 September

    Independence Of Judiciary Under Threat, Says NBA President

    Paul Usoro, president of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), has said the independence of the judiciary under the Buhari-led administration is under threat.  Usoro made this known while giving his remark at an event to mark the beginning of the 2019 judicial year in Abuja. He accused the executive arm …

May, 2019

  • 28 May

    Buhari Promises To Make Police, Judiciary More Efficient

    President Muhammadu Buhari On Monday in Abuja said he would make police and judiciary more efficient in his second term. Buahri said this in a special interview on NTA. According to the president, such effort is needed to properly reform the sectors to ensure effective administration. “Police and judiciary are …

April, 2019

June, 2018

  • 4 June

    Onaiyekan Urges Lawyers To Practice With Fear Of God

    The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan on Sunday called on lawyers in the country to practice the law profession with the fear of God to enhance dispensation of justice. Onaiyekan made this call at the Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Maitama, during a thanksgiving mass by the Nigerian Bar …

March, 2018

September, 2017

WhatsApp Newsbreak