• We’ll probe judges giving conflicting judgement – CJN

    We’ll probe judges giving conflicting judgement – CJN

    According to reports, the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Mahmud Mohammed, has said the National Judicial Council (NJC) had recieved petitions against some judges who delivered conflicting judgement in some cases before them.

    The CJN said investigation into the petition is on-going and will be made public soon.

    Justice Mohammed said appropriate actions would be taken against any of the judges found guilty at the end of the investigation.

    The CJN who spoke at the special session of the Supreme Court to mark […]

  • Conflicting judgments: You’re embarrassment, NBA lambasts judges

    Conflicting judgments: You’re embarrassment, NBA lambasts judges

    The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA)  has flayed the judges of the Federal High Courts, who had been giving conflicting judgments on a particular issue, describing their action as an embarrassment to the judiciary and the nation.

    NBA President, Austin Aleghe, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN)  declared this yesterday, during the opening of the ongoing 56th Annual General Conference of the NBA, in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

    This is even as the Governor Nyesom Wike slammed NBA for remaining indifference in the […]

  • Conflicting judgements on PDP convention a disgrace – Agbakoba

    Conflicting judgements on PDP convention a disgrace – Agbakoba

    A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Chief Olisa Agbakoba, has described the conflicting judgements given by the courts on the National Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as a disgrace to the judiciary.

    Two Federal High Courts – one in Abuja and the other in Port Harcourt – stuck to their conflicting rulings on the convention.

    Justice Ibrahim Watila of the Port Harcourt court gave the greenlight for the convention, but his Abuja counterpart, Justice Okon Abang stopped the convention.

    The judges […]