• I won’t shield corrupt judicial officers – CJN

    I won’t shield corrupt judicial officers – CJN

    According to reports, the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Mahmud Mohammed, yesterday, assured that he will not shield any judge involved in corruption.

    The CJN expressed support for the anti-corruption fight of President Mohammadu Buhari even as he urged Nigerians not to allow the recent raid in the residences of the seven judges to erode their confidence in the the nation’s Judiciary.

    The number one law officer expressed concerned over what he termed as rising antagonism over the recent arrest of Judicial […]

  • Lawyers hiding under human rights to shield looters – NHRC

    Lawyers hiding under human rights to shield looters – NHRC

    It was gathered that the National Human Rights Commission has described as worrisome the practice of some senior lawyers in the country who are using the platform of the fight for human rights to shield treasury looters from justice.

    The NHRC, which described such lawyers as pretenders in the human rights community, vowed on Thursday that it would resist and expose them.

    It called on civil society organisations in the country to team up with it to do so.

    A statement on Thursday […]