Tag archive for ‘Judges’
By Bar and Bench On Thursday, August 17th, 2017

Police, judges highest bribe-takers in Nigeria—UNODC

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) on Wednesday released a damning report on the status of corruption in Nigeria, adjudging law enforcement agencies and the judiciary as the highest receivers More...

By Bar and Bench Watch On Wednesday, July 5th, 2017

NJI kick-starts special training for newly appointed judges, khadis in Abuja

Chief Justice of Nigeria and Chairman Board Of Governors of the National Judicial Institute, Hon. Justice Walter Onnoghen (middle), Chairman, National Judicial Institute International Education Committee, Justice More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Justice Delivery: Kano CJ laments dearth of judges, soaring of court cases

Acting Chief Judge of Kano State, Justice Nasir Sagir has raised the alarm that the state does not have sufficient judicial officers to handle burgeoning cases in the state. Judges at the state level are appointed More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, March 24th, 2017

Some serving judges in Nigeria are worse than armed robbers—Ex-Delta AG

Former Attorney General of Delta State, Chief Victor Otomevwo has described some of the serving judicial officers at the trial and appellate court bench as worse than armed robbers. Otomevwo made the allegation More...