• NBA, CJN reach understanding on fate of arrested judges

    NBA, CJN reach understanding on fate of arrested judges

    Without issuing a harmonized statement on the controversial arrest of judges over allegation of corruption, Nigeria’s body of lawyers and the Nigeria Judicial Council (NJC) have resolved their differences on the matter.

    A quiet meeting the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) held with the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Mahmud Mohammed, in Abuja on Thursday, October 27, led to the understanding on positions previously taken by both parties on the matter.

    The meeting, it was gathered, was attended by NBA President, Abubakar Mahmoud, […]