AGF Sends Criminal Allegations Against Onnoghen To NJC

Ahead of the emergency meeting of the National Judicial Council (NJC) today (Tuesday), the office of the attorney-general of the federation (AGF) has sent a list of criminal allegations against Water Onnoghen to the body, TheCable has said. Insiders at the ministry of justice informed TheCable that the petition contains a number of damaging allegations […]

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Allegation Of Bias: Businessman Petitions NJC To Order Judge To Hands Off His Case

A Lagos businessman Mr Patrick Illo has renewed his request of transfering his case pending before a Lagos Federal high court judge Rilwan Aikawa to another judge by a petition sent to the Chairman,National Judicial council NJC. Mr Illo’s lawyer Barrister Gboyega Oyewole SAN had earlier filed an application before the court accompanied by  affidavit […]

Breakdown of How Much Nigeria’s Judicial Officers Earn Annually

Breakdown of How Much Nigeria’s Judicial Officers Earn Annually The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Federal Judicial Officers, and State Judicial Officers have in the last one year earned a total of N33.47 billion as emoluments and other allowances. According to a report computed by the Economic intelligence magazine, the allowances include: vehicle maintenance and […]