• FCT CJ signs sentencing guidelines into law

    FCT CJ signs sentencing guidelines into law

    Chief Judge of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, Justice Ishaq Bello, has signed into law sentencing guidelines and practice direction for Judges in the FCT.

    While receiving books from the office of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crimes (UNODC) in his office, Bello said the sentencing guidelines will assist judges in handing down sentences to parties before them in criminal matters.

    According to him, with the guidelines, an appeal on a case will no longer act as a […]