Tag: Judiciary

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tosin adesinaDecember 12, 2018

‘Small Doctor’, Sowore’s supporters and a stinking judiciary

A common saying in Nigeria is that the judiciary is the hope of the common man. However, like every other ...

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tosin adesinaNovember 14, 2018

Three years after, the Buhari administration’s war against the judiciary remains unabated

In the build-up to the 2015 Presidential elections, a recurrent issue about the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Muhammadu ...

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AzeezNovember 21, 2017

Investigations are not aimed at intimidating the judiciary | Buhari tells judges

President Muhammadu Buhari has said the investigation and prosecution of some judges is not aimed at intimidating the judiciary. Buhari ...

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AzeezSeptember 13, 2017

‘How the judiciary resisted attempts to stop Buhari from contesting 2015 election’

Outgoing Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Ibrahim Auta has said the judiciary resisted attempts to stop President Muhammadu ...

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AzeezSeptember 12, 2017

The YNaija Tracklist: If given the opportunity, I will fight corruption like never before – Atiku | Irma leaves most of Florida without power | More stories

If given the opportunity, I will fight corruption like never before – Atiku – YNaija I don’t understand why we ...

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AzeezSeptember 12, 2017

Judiciary: No one will be spared in the fight against corruption – CJN

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen on Monday said there was no place for corrupt officials in the Nigerian ...

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AzeezAugust 21, 2017

How many judges have been arrested for bribery? | NJC rejects NBS report on bribe

The National Judicial Council (NJC) has dismissed a recent report released by the National Bureau of Statistics, where it graded judiciary workers ...

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AzeezAugust 1, 2017

Wike has nothing to prove his fabricated claims – Amaechi

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has said Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike has no evidence to prove the allegations of ...

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EditorJuly 14, 2017

“The Judiciary has saved Nigeria’s Democracy” | Insiders speak on Makarfi’s Supreme Court victory

The Supreme Court on Wednesday declared Senator Ahmed Makarfi led National Caretaker Committee as the authentic leader of the PDP, ...

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Op-ed EditorJune 9, 2017

Opinion: Why is the Nigerian Bar Association sabotaging the anti-corruption war?

by Adesina Tosin Nathaniel   This is not the best of times for the anti-corruption war of the Federal Government ...

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AzeezJune 8, 2017

The YNaija Tracklist: ‘EFCC traces Abuja properties, 3 accounts to Patience Jonathan’ | Judiciary undermining war against corruption – Sagay | More stories

From the papers this morning – a tracklist. ‘EFCC traces Abuja properties, 3 accounts to Patience Jonathan’ – YNaija We ...

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AzeezJune 8, 2017

Judiciary undermining war against corruption – Sagay

Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), Prof. Itse Sagay on Wednesday said the judiciary was undermining the ...

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EditorMay 30, 2017

How politicians and the judiciary aid corruption

by Samuel Okike It’s not news that Nigeria has a deeply flawed judicial system, one where corrupt practices like bribery ...

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Op-ed EditorApril 13, 2017

The Thread: Lawyers take Omojuwa to school on the actual role of the Judiciary

Everyone on Twitter NG knows Japheth Omojuwa is an overlord, right? He has 449k followers on Twitter. He is an ...

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AzeezApril 11, 2017

Corruption: Nigerians should stop judging the judiciary – CJN

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen has urged Nigerians to stop judging the performance of the judiciary ...

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AzeezMarch 31, 2017

Senate embraces Buhari’s peace moves

by Azeez Adeniyi The Senate on Thursday said it welcomes moves by President Muhammadu Buhari to end the face-off between ...

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AzeezMarch 28, 2017

We have recovered N681bn debt in the last six years – AMCON

by Azeez Adeniyi The Asset Management Company of Nigeria (AMCON) on Monday said it has recovered over N681.5billion from debtors ...

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Op-ed EditorMarch 24, 2017

Opinion: Nigeria- Three arms of government or three arms of comedy?

by Abayomi G. Omotayo It was Otunba Gadaffi, the brain behind Dignified Mobile Toilets that said ‘shit business is serious ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 4, 2017

PDP congratulates Onnoghen, commends Osinbajo

by Dolapo Adelana The Makarfi faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated Justice Walter Onnoghen on his confirmation ...

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AzeezMarch 3, 2017

Osinbajo, CJN disagree over corruption in the judiciary

by Azeez Adeniyi Acting President Yemi Osinbajo and the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen on Thursday disagreed on the ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 2, 2017

Saraki condemns Buhari’s anti-corruption war, berates DSS

by Dolapo Adelana Senate President, Bukola Saraki has condemned the anti-corruption war of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration,. Saraki, who ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 8, 2017

‘Osinbajo to send Onnoghen’s name to Senate for confirmation’

The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, is set to send the name of the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter ...

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Op-ed EditorFebruary 3, 2017

Opinion: The new National Industrial Court Rules will change the face of litigation as we know it

 by Kayode Adeniji The loss of precious time spent by litigants in court on the resolution of simple and straightforward ...

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AzeezFebruary 1, 2017

How SAN transferred N30m to Justice Ademola’s wife – bankers

Bank officials from Zenith Bank Plc and Guaranty Trust Bank Plc on Wednesday said there were transfers of N30m between the ...

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RoqeebahJanuary 30, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] Why has the Acting Chief Justice not been confirmed and why is the Presidency not saying anything about it?

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Wole Olanipekun, has just raised a most vital point in a statement entitled “The Imperative of ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 24, 2017

Bad behaviour must be punished – Osinbajo

Acting president, Professor Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday said there must be a system in place to punish bad behaviour in the country. ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 18, 2017

SERAP urges Buhari to ensure payment of judges salaries

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari requesting him “to use ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 19, 2016

Appointing more judges not the solution to delayed cases – Acting CJN

The acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, says the appointment of more judges would not solve the number of ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 10, 2016

PDP crisis: Makarfi faction accuses Sheriff faction of blackmailing judiciary

The crisis in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) got messier on Saturday as the Ahmed Makarfi faction accused the Ali ...

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Isime EseneDecember 9, 2016

LONG READ: Why there is no such thing as the anti-establishment

In one of the most bizarre events of the 21st century, billionaire businessman Donald Trump, with no record of public ...

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