• No more dismissal of corruption cases without trial – CJN

    No more dismissal of corruption cases without trial – CJN

     

    President Muhammadu Buhari, the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Mahmud Mohammed, and other stakeholders, on Monday jointly spoke against corruption and identified the roles of the judiciary and other institutions in the fight against the scourge in the country.

    Against this background, the CJN said the judiciary would no longer dismiss cases of corruption against high-profile persons without trial.

    The CJN said the judiciary had put a stop to giving verdicts that exonerated high-profile citizens accused of corruption without undergoing trial.

    Justice Mohammed […]