• NJC recants, to investigate ‘corrupt’ judges

    NJC recants, to investigate ‘corrupt’ judges

    According to reports, the National Judicial Council (NJC) may have had a rethink on its position and resolve to investigate complaints of corruption against some judges.

    The Chief Justice of Nigeria and Chairman National Judicial Council, Justice Mahmud Mohammed, has been reportedly said that he would forward recommendations on the investigation to appropriate authorities.

    The spokesman to the CJN said in a statement that as soon as such investigations were completed, appropriate recommendations would be made to the President or Governors who […]

  • My reconciliation with Governor Fayose was stage managed – Tope Aluko bursts out

    My reconciliation with Governor Fayose was stage managed – Tope Aluko bursts out

    Barely 48 hours after Fayose and Aluko jointly addressed journalists at the VIP section of the Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, on Sunday, the latter denied reconciling with Fayose.

    Last year, Aluko alleged that Fayose, with support from former President Goodluck Jonathan, rigged the governorship election held on June 21, 2014.

    Speaking with journalists on Tuesday in Lagos, Aluko, however, alleged that he was under duress when he addressed journalists in company with Fayose.

    He added that the event was stage-managed by […]