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Inspiring: MONICA DONGBAN-MENSEM, NEW AG. COURT OF APPEAL PRESIDENT, CONTROLS TRAFFIC IN ABUJA

Meet Hon. Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem, Nigeria’s acting President of the Court of Appeal, who spends her free time controlling traffic on some of the busy roads in Abuja, the nation’s Federal capital. Recall that President Muhammadu Buhari recently approved the appointment of Hon. Justice M.B. Dongban Mensem as the Acting President of the Court of Appeal for an initial period of three (3) months, with … Continue reading Inspiring: MONICA DONGBAN-MENSEM, NEW AG. COURT OF APPEAL PRESIDENT, CONTROLS TRAFFIC IN ABUJA

Validictory Court Session: BULKACHUWA DECLARES COMMITMENT TO SERVE HUMANITY, COMMISSIONS QUARTERS FOR COURT OF APPEAL JUDGES DEVELOPED BY RIVERS GOVT

Retiring President of Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa has declared that she will use the rest of her life for the service of her community and the rest of the world. This is as the President of the Court of Appeal commissioned the reconstructed, upgraded and furnished seven official Quarters for judges of the Court of Appeal, developed by the Rivers State Government under … Continue reading Validictory Court Session: BULKACHUWA DECLARES COMMITMENT TO SERVE HUMANITY, COMMISSIONS QUARTERS FOR COURT OF APPEAL JUDGES DEVELOPED BY RIVERS GOVT

DON’T BE INTIMIDATED BY OTHER ARMS OF GOVT., GOV WIKE TELLS JUDICIARY

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has called on the Judiciary to always dispense justice according to the law, pointing out that the judiciary must not allow itself to be intimidated by other arms of government. Speaking during a Courtesy Visit by the President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa on Thursday, 6th February, 2020, at the Government House Port Harcourt, Governor Wike … Continue reading DON’T BE INTIMIDATED BY OTHER ARMS OF GOVT., GOV WIKE TELLS JUDICIARY

FORMER CJN ONNOGHEN MAKES FIRST PUBLIC APPEARANCE, RECEIVES NBA LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Former Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen, has been awarded the prestigious Nigeria Bar Association, NBA Lifetime Achievement Award, by the Nigerian Bar Association’s Calabar Branch. Justice Onnoghen received the award, during the 2020 dinner event of NBA Calabar, on Friday, 31st January, in what was remarkable, his first public appearance after he left office as the CJN, after he left … Continue reading FORMER CJN ONNOGHEN MAKES FIRST PUBLIC APPEARANCE, RECEIVES NBA LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

NIGERIA GETS 17TH COURT OF APPEAL DIVISION, AS BULKACHUWA COMMISSIONS ASABA APPEAL COURT

The President, Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, on Monday, 3rd February, 2020, in Asaba, inaugurated the 17th Court of Appeal division in Nigeria, with a reaffirmation that justice would always be manifestly seen as done. At the ceremony witnessed by Delta Governor, Senator (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa, Bulkachuwa said establishing the court in Asaba was in line with efforts of the Judiciary in ensuring access … Continue reading NIGERIA GETS 17TH COURT OF APPEAL DIVISION, AS BULKACHUWA COMMISSIONS ASABA APPEAL COURT

SUPREME COURT AND IMO: A MATTER OF COURAGE – By Sola Akinyede

Certain facts in the Imo State gubernatorial election petition appear to be clear. 1. Senator Hope Uzodinma claimed that elections took place in 388 polling units and that his votes in those units were excluded from the results of the election. 2. INEC claimed that elections did not take place in those polling units. 3. The Election Tribunal and the Court of Appeal agreed that … Continue reading SUPREME COURT AND IMO: A MATTER OF COURAGE – By Sola Akinyede

Breaking: GANDUJE, IHEDIOHA, TAMBUWAL, BALA MOHAMMED, LALONG, ORTOM’S GOVERNORSHIP FATE DELAYED BY 24 HOURS, AS SUPREME COURT ADJOURNS SITTING TO JAN 14

No fewer than Six Governorship seats are presently tottering on shaky legs as the Supreme Court on Monday, January 13, 2020, suspended the hearing of the appeals from six states of the federation, challenging the electoral validity which conferred legitimacy on the mandate of the present incumbents in those states. Chief Justice of Nigeria, Tanko Muhammad announced the suspension of hearing, due to the sudden … Continue reading Breaking: GANDUJE, IHEDIOHA, TAMBUWAL, BALA MOHAMMED, LALONG, ORTOM’S GOVERNORSHIP FATE DELAYED BY 24 HOURS, AS SUPREME COURT ADJOURNS SITTING TO JAN 14