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Appeal Court Reserves Judgments On Onnoghen’s Four Appeals

The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Wednesday reserved judgments in the four separate appeals filed by the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnghen, in connection with his trial before the Code of Conduct Tribunal. A three-man bench of the court led by Justice Steven Adah finally heard the appeals on Wednesday after […]

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CCT Orders Police, DSS To Arrest Onnoghen

The Code of Conduct Tribunal has ordered both the Inspector-General of Police and the Director-General of Police to arrest of the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen. Delivering a ruling of the three-man tribunal, the Chairman of the CCT, Danladi Umar, ordered the security agencies to produce Onnoghen at the tribunal on Friday. […]

Onnoghen Sues CCT Chairman, Asks Him To Recuse Himself From Trial

Walter Onnoghen, the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), has filed a motion at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) seeking that Danladi Umar, the CCT Chairman, disqualify himself from prosecuting him. In the suit, Onnoghen posited that Umar is not qualified to try him, as he is also being investigated for bribery by the Economic […]

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Onnoghen: FG Accuses Foreign Missions Of Aligning With Its Opponents

The ministry of foreign affairs has described reactions from United States, United Kingdom and the European Union over the suspension of Walter Onnoghen, chief justice of Nigeria (CJN), as inimical to the well-being and development of Nigeria. The executive arm of the government had come under harsh criticism since Friday when President Muhammadu Buhari suspended […]

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Onnoghen: CCT Adjourns Trial Indefinitely

The Code of Conduct Tribunal has adjourned hearing in the case of false assets declaration filed against the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, indefinitely. The CCT Chairman, Danladi Umar, who announced the adjournment on Monday said it was in obedience to the interim order granted by the Court of Appeal, Abuja. The […]

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Justice Onnoghen Is Like Thief Arrested On Christmas Day–Garba Sheuh

Tayo Olanipekun The suspension of Justice Walter Onnoghen as the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) few days before the 2019 general elections is like the arrest of a thief on Christmas or Salah Day, the Presidency has said. Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the President, Garba Sheu, by means of an analogy, […]