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2023: Buhari urges judiciary to remain honest arbiters

By Ismaila Chafe, Abuja.   President Muhammadu Buhari has implored the judiciary to sustain the rule of law in Nigeria and ensure the integrity of participatory democracy by remaining honest arbiters in pre- and post-election matters.   The president gave…
Alleged N3bn fraud: Court admits FCT official to N100m bail

By Taiye Agbaje, Abuja.   The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday, admitted Gabriel Nathaniel, a worker in the Accounts Department of the Abuja Metropolitan Management Council (AMMC), to a N100-million bail, with a surety in the like sum.   Justice Zainab Abubakar,…
Court strikes out NANS suit against FG, ASUU

By Glory Abuh-Adejoh, Abuja.   The National Industrial Court,on Tuesday struck out a suit filed by the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) to compel the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to call off the…
Senate confirms Ariwoola as substantive CJN

By Kingsley Okoye, Abuja.   The Senate has confirmed the nomination of Justice Olukayode Ariwoola as the substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN).   The confirmation followed his screening at the plenary on Wednesday.   Ariwoola, while responding to the…
Senate to screen Ag. CJN on Wednesday — Lawan

By Kingsley Okoye, Abuja.   The Senate will screen the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Olukayode Ariwoola, on Wednesday, Sept. 21.   The President of Senate, Dr Ahmad Lawan, made the disclosure, while delivering his opening remark at…