• Why we won’t hand over alleged corrupt judges to anti-graft agencies – NJC explains

    Why we won’t hand over alleged corrupt judges to anti-graft agencies – NJC explains

    According to reports,  the National Judicial Council, NJC, yesterday, said it would not hand over Judges accused of corruption by the federal government to anti-graft agencies for investigation.

    In a letter dated October 26, 2016, and addressed to a human rights organisation, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project,the NJC said it is not part of its statutory responsibilities to hand over the judges to anti-graft agencies for investigation and prosecution.

    The NJC also stated in the letter that it does not also recover […]