Prophecy that changed my life— Yemi Osinbajo

Many a prominent pastor have issued failed prophecies and consequently suffered ridicule for their words. But Vice President Yemi Osinbajo knows that one pastor whose pronouncements are priceless. As a pastor of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Banana Island, Ikoyi, he never took his calling as a racket nor did he ever seek to court cheap acclaim More...

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By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017
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Allegations: NJC’s non-publication policy meant to avoid media trial—Omijie-Omolemen

The National Judicial Council (NJC) recently adopted a policy that seem to be an infringement on the right of the media to have access to information following allegations of corruption levelled against some judges. More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, December 27th, 2016
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Sensational handling of corruption in the judiciary ‘ll not yield positive results, by Okeaya-Inneh(SAN)

The call for political reforms has continued to gain momentum across the country such that former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has joined the debate in favour of the proponents. While the Federal Government seems More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, November 14th, 2016
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Ajayi Crowther University: Assessing Asaju’s one year in office, by Oludayo John Bamgbose

The ancient town of Oyo, besides being the ancestral stool of the Yoruba, hosts the famous St. Andrews College of Education (now Emmanuel Alayande College of Education) located along theOyo-Ogbomosho expressway. St. More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, October 24th, 2016
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National Judicial Policy ‘ll infuse vitality into the nation’s judiciary–CJN

…It ‘ll also correct misguided impressions about our operations The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Mahmud Mohammed on Monday blamed absence of a clear, coordinated judicial policy framework as part More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, October 16th, 2016
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Justice Nnamdi Dimgba’s reply to CJN’s query over DSS petition against him

This letter was written by Justice Dimgba on September 4, 2016 to NJC in reply to a query issued him by CJN regarding DSS petition against him RE: CORRUPT PRACTICES AND PROFESSIONAL MISCONDUCT BY JUSTICE NNAMDI More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, October 15th, 2016
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The Aisha Buhari’s controversial interview with  BBC

BBC: Almost two years after President Muhammadu Buhari was elected into this government; it appears as if things are not going well, the people are complaining; where do you think the problem is? Aisha Buhari: More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, August 24th, 2016
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Why NBA can’t deal with corrupt senior lawyers – Sagay

Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN) is the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC). Sagay spoke with AMEH EJEKWONYILO on the sideline of a three-day ‘National Stakeholders Workshop on the More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, July 17th, 2016
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NJC fires 2 Nigerian judges

Justices Mohammed Nasiru Yunusa By Ise-Oluwa Ige The National Judicial Council (NJC), at the weekend, sacked two high court judges from office over alleged involvement in professional misconduct. The affected judges More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, July 8th, 2016
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Court extends order stopping Ogah’s swearing in as Abia gov

Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, on Friday, secured an order extending the lifespan of an injunction issued by the Osisioma high court restraining the Chief Judge of the  state, the President of Abia State More...