• EFCC quizes two judges over N2.75m bribe from SANs

    EFCC quizes two judges over N2.75m bribe from SANs

    According to reports, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Monday started the interrogation of two judges of the Federal High Court, Mohammed Nasir Yunusa and Hyeladzira Ajiya Nganjiwa for allegedly receiving bribes from two Senior Advocates of Nigeria, Rickey Tarfa SAN and Joseph Nwobike SAN.

    It was unclear if the judges will be detained or not as at press time.

    The invitation of the judges came barely four days after the EFCC said it was probing eight judges and two court […]

  • NJC suspends two judges, recommends sack

    NJC suspends two judges, recommends sack

    The hammer of the Na­tional Judicial Council of Nigeria (NJC) has fallen on two Judges who were rec­ommended for compulsory retirement over allegations of gross judicial miscon­duct.

    The affected jurists are Jus­tices Mohammed Yunusa of the Lagos division of the Federal High Court and Ol­amide Folahanmi Oloyede of the Osun State High Court.

    The decision was reached at the end of the 77th meeting of the NJC held on July 15, 2016 under the chairmanship of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice […]