• Lawyers fault Senate’s plan to invite arrested judges

    Lawyers fault Senate’s plan to invite arrested judges

    A group of lawyers, under the aegis of Legal Defence and Assistance Project, have described as misconceived the plan by the Senate to invite and question the seven judges recently arrested by the Department of State Services for alleged corruption.

    In a statement on Sunday by its National Coordinator, Mr. Chino Obiagwu, LEDAP said the constitution did not give the legislature any oversight function on the judiciary pursuant to the principle of separation of power.

    According to the group, only the National […]