• Corrupt judges: Blame FG, governors – CJN

    Corrupt judges: Blame FG, governors – CJN

    According to reports, the Chief Justice of Nigeria and Chairman of the National Judicial Council, Justice Mahmud Mohammed, has said “the failure on the part of the Executive Arm of Government to act upon recommendations by the National Judicial Council cannot be blamed upon the NJC”.

    Justice Mohammed made the statement in a letter dated October 26, 2016, sent to the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project.

    The letter, with reference No. CJN/Gen/MISC/A37/Vol.XXI/8 and signed by the Senior Special Assistant to the CJN, […]

  • Nigerian Comedian, Mr Ibu Supports Buhari on the Clamp Down of ‘Corrupt’ Judges

    Nigerian Comedian, Mr Ibu Supports Buhari on the Clamp Down of ‘Corrupt’ Judges

    Nollywood filmmaker and actor has publicized his views concerning President Buhari’s clampdown on judges in Nigeria which has been widely criticized.

    Nollywood Actor, John Okafor, otherwise known as Mr Ibu, has said that he is in support of President Muhammadu Buhari’s action against the Nigerian judiciary in relation to the allegations of corruption and judicial misconduct leveled against some judges.

    Recall that the Directorate of State Security, had on October 7 and 8 reportedly arrested some Supreme Court justices, Appeal and High […]