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  • Before Onnoghen resigns
  • NO issue has so divided Nigerians this year as the suspension two Fridays ago of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, by President Muhammadu Buhari acting on a spurious and untenable ex parte order by the Code[...]
  • Date Posted:: 04/Feb/2019
  • As Onnoghen’s Trial, Politics Unsettle Njc
  • In this report, AHURAKA YUSUF ISAH writes on how the current trial of the suspended CJN Onnoghen is drifting the National Judicial Council into murky waters of the nation’s politics. When the news broke out in the[...]
  • Date Posted:: 04/Feb/2019
  • As Onnoghen Splits The Bar
  • The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) rising from its emergency National Executive Council (NEC) meeting on Monday January 28, resolved to embark on a two-day boycott of courts to protest the suspension of Nigeria’s C[...]
  • Date Posted:: 04/Feb/2019
  • Onnoghen: An Unparalleled Siege on Nigeria’s Judiciary
  • Chief Justice of the Federation, Justice Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen Under the President Muhammadu Buhari administration, Nigeria’s judiciary is facing the fiercest battle in the democratic history of the country.[...]
  • Date Posted:: 04/Feb/2019
  • How to save judiciary, by democratic lawyers
  • The National Association of Democratic Lawyers (NADL), a body of lawyers, being a major stakeholders in the justice administration sector and in the operation of the rule of law in Nigeria, has good reasons to critique t[...]
  • Date Posted:: 01/Feb/2019
  • Why Onnoghen should resign today!
  •   Nigeria is blessed with great men and women who can catch hold of people’s minds and feelings and inspire them to do things bigger than themselves. The country has men entrusted with the gavel and authorit[...]
  • Date Posted:: 01/Feb/2019
  • Onnoghen: Untangling a judicial heist
  • When the news broke on the planned arraignment of embattled Justice Walter Nkanu Onnoghen at the Code of Conduct Tribunal, the legal community was aghast. Essentially, the shock arose from the well-settled position of bo[...]
  • Date Posted:: 31/Jan/2019
  • Onnoghen’s suspension
  • Great countries are not run on nepotism. The head of judiciary admitted obvious and avoidable mistake by failing to properly declare his assets, even though he took his time to fill the required form. To a poor man, they[...]
  • Date Posted:: 31/Jan/2019
  • The CJN in us all
  • There is a saying that you can break all the rules but not the eleventh commandment which is “never get caught”. For everyday people, owing bank account is such a trivial thing that is done nowadays by the r[...]
  • Date Posted:: 31/Jan/2019