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Cross River drags federal government to Supreme Court over Justice Onnoghen’s suspension

The government of Cross River State has approached the Supreme Court to set aside the six-count charge indicting the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Justice Walter Onnoghen for non declaration of assets.

Appeal Court fails to hear Justice Onnoghen’s appeals

The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Tuesday postponed its planned hearing of the three appeals filed by suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen to February 27 this year.

NDE trains 1,300 women, unemployed youths in Kogi

The National Directorate of Employment (NDE), in collaboration with the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Women Leader, Salamatu Umar-Eluma, gave empowerment opportunity to 1,300 unemployed youths at Anyigba in the Eastern Senatorial District of Kogi State.

Code of Conduct tribunal withdraws arrest warrant against Justice Onnoghen

The suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, has pleaded not guilty to the six counts of non-declaration of assets at the Code of Conduct Tribunal in Abuja.

Justice Onnoghen pleads not guilty, gets bail on self-recognizance

The suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Walter Onnoghen, has been docked before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) over allegations of non-declaration of assets.

Code of Conduct tribunal orders IGP, DSS to arrest Justice Onnoghen

The Inspector-General of Police and the Director-General of Police have been ordered to arrest of the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen.

Prosecution asks Code of Conduct tribunal to order Justice Onnoghen’s arrest

The prosecution has applied to the Code of Conduct Tribunal to order the arrest of the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, following his absence from the Tuesday’s proceedings.

Court stops federal government from freezing Justice Onnoghen’s bank accounts

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has stopped the federal government from freezing the accounts of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen.
Paul Usoro

NBA asks federal government to withdraw charges against Justice Onnoghen to await NJC’s decision

The Nigerian Bar Association on Tuesday reiterated its call on the Federal Government to withdraw the charges of non-declaration of assets filed against the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen.

Justice Onnoghen: Court of Appeal hears case today as NJC, CCT resume Wednesday

The National Judicial Council (NJC) has issued the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, another query over undeclared money.

Justice Onnoghen: UN rights expert alleges threat to independence of Nigeria’s judiciary

The UN Special Rapporteur on the independence of judges and lawyers, Diego Garcia-Sayán, has warned of an imminent threat to the nation’s judiciary, owing to moves by the executive arm of government to remove the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, from office through alleged illegal means.

Femi Falana advises CCT chairman to respond to query of judicial commission

Lagos lawyer Femi Falana (SAN) has advised the chairman, Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) Justice Dankadi Umar to respond to the query issued and served on him by the Federal Judicial Service Commission (FJSC).

Justice Onnoghen: CCT chairman snubs query, says I report only to Presidency

The Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, Danladi Umar, says he is not a judicial officer and is therefore not answerable to any institution but the Presidency.

Senator Arise: Justice Onnoghen owes Nigerians apology, not sympathy

Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Ayo Arise, who represented Ekiti North Senatorial District between 2007-2011, has said the embattled Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, deserves no sympathy but rather apologize to Nigerians.

Justice Onnoghen: AGF files four processes in Industrial Court

The Office of the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) has filed four processes at the National Industrial Court, Abuja, in the suit opposing the trial of Justice Walter Onnoghen before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT).
Code of Conduct Tribunal Sitting in Abuja

Code of Conduct tribunal fixes date for definite hearing of charges against Justice Onnoghen

The Code of Conduct Tribunal on Monday adjourned the trial of Justice Walter Onnoghen, the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria until February 13, at the instance of the defendant’s team.

Code of Conduct tribunal orders Justice Onnoghen to appear at trial on February 13

A tribunal on Monday ordered Nigeria’s top judge to appear for trial on Feb. 13 in a case that has raised fears of interference in next month’s presidential election, after an appeals court cleared the way for the hearing to begin.

Code of Conduct tribunal adjourns Justice Onnoghen’s trial till February 13

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) on Monday adjourned till February 13, the trial of suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen.

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