A legal luminary, Chief Afe Babalola, SAN, on Wednesday proposed 100 years as retirement age for Supreme Court Justices from 70.
Justice Olabode Rhodes-Vivour has bowed out of Supreme Court, after attaining the constitutional retirement age of 70 years.
Former Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, has opened up on the 2019 general elections and the events that led to his sack by President Muhammadu Buhari.
The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Tanko Muhammad, has commended the National Judicial Council for completing full-scale automation of its meetings and operations.
The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Tanko Muhammad, has expressed concerns over what he called delay in Nigeria’s justice delivery system.
The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Tanko Muhammad, has cautioned the eight new Justices of the Supreme Court not to allow their personal ambitions to becloud their sense of judgment.
The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Tanko Muhammad, will on Thursday swear-in 85 judges to serve on the election petition tribunal panels set up for the upcoming governorship elections in Edo and Ondo states.
Justice John Tsoho, Chief Judge, Federal High Court of Nigeria, has named three justices to handle cases at designated judicial divisions across the six geo-political zones as the country battles the covid-19 pandemic.
Legal practitioners have applauded the directive by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Tanko Mohammad for ordering the suspension of all court sittings except in matters that are urgent, for 14 days because of COVID-19.
The Plateau State governor, Simon Lalong, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for appointing Justice Dongban Mensem as the acting president of the Court of Appeal.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday adjourned untill March 2, hearing in an application filed by Chief Emeka Ihedioha, a former governor of Imo, seeking a review of the Jan. 14 judgment sacking him from the office.
Justice Ibrahim Tanko-Muhammad, Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, on Wednesday advocated for teaching of Sharia law in Nigerian universities in Arabic language.
The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Tanko Muhammad, has cautioned judges of superior courts in Nigeria to desist from using technicalities to hinder justice delivery.
President Muhammadu Buhari has promised to go the extra mile to further the cordial relationship between the Executive and the Legislative arms of government.
The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Tanko Muhammad has appealed to the Senate for adequate funding to meet judicial functions.
The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Tanko Muhammad, on Wednesday, swore in Justice Benedict Kanyip, as the acting president of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria, NICN.
The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Muhammad Tanko, has said that out of the 117 legal practitioners that applied for the Rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria this year, only 38 were successful at the end of the rigorous exercise.
The Senate on Wednesday began the screening and confirmation process for Justice Tanko Mohammad as the substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, at a closed-door session.
The Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Muhammed Tanko, will on Wednesday appear before the Senate for screening and confirmation of his appointment...
The Nigerian Law School on Tuesday in Abuja called a total of 866 graduates of the school to the Nigerian Bar, just as 724 others failed the examinations
The Supreme Court on Friday upheld the election of the governor of Osun State and candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Gboyega Oyetola.
The National Judicial Council on Monday thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for accepting its recommendation on the voluntary retirement of former Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen.
The prosecution team in the trial of suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Walter Onnoghen before the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, has opened its case by calling its first witness.
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