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NJC recommends dismissal of James Agbadu-Fishim, Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia

The National Judicial Council (NJC) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to dismiss two judges accused of corruption by the anti-graft agency, EFCC.

Court stops FIRS, EFCC from filing criminal charges against lawyer

The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has barred the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from filing criminal charges ‎against a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Godwin Obla, pending the determination of the substantive suit against them.

Witness: Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia was not in hospital when EFCC came

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) witness, Olumuyiwa Solanke, told a Lagos High Court, Ikeja that embattled Federal High Court Judge, Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia, was not in the hospital on the 19th October as she claimed to the EFCC.

Doctor: Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia lied to EFCC, not admitted in hospital as claimed

A medical doctor, Dr Olumuyiwa Solanke, said on Friday that embattled judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia, was not admitted as a patient in hospital as she claimed to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia trial: Judges’ salaries not paid in foreign currencies – NJC

Ramatu Ahmed, an official of the National Judicial Council (NJC), on Friday told an Ikeja High Court that the salaries and allowances of judges are not paid in foreign currencies but in Naira.

EFCC amends corruption charges against Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Friday amended the 30-count charge against Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia, a federal judge, by adding an additional count.

How Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia lied about being hopitalised – EFCC witness

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) witness, Abdullahi Lawal has told a Lagos High Court how Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia lied about being hospitalised.

How Customs officer paid N12 million into Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia’s account – Witness

A prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia, a federal judge, and Godwin Obla, a senior advocate of Nigeria, on Friday told an Ikeja Divison of the Lagos State High Court how an officer of the Nigerian Customs Service paid N12 million into Mrs. Ofili-Ajumogobia’s bank account.

How Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia lied about N8 million payment – EFCC

The corruption trial of Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia continued on Friday before the Lagos State High Court in Ikeja, with the prosecution highlighting a payment of N8m into her company’s account on February 4, 2015.

How Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia lied to evade EFCC investigator – witness

‘’She later wrote a statement and agreed that she met with the second defendant, and that she collected money from him,’’ Mr. Abdullahi said.

How senior lawyer Godwin Obla gave Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia N5m bribe – EFCC

Mr Lawal Abdullahi, a detective with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday in Lagos revealed how Mr Godwin Obla, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) and Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia allegedly perverted the course of justice.

Corruption trial: Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia’s salary details revealed in court

Mr Awoyemi Kazeem, a Chief Accountant at the Federal High Court, Lagos, on Friday revealed at an Ikeja High Court the salaries and allowances of Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia at her ongoing trial for corruption and obstruction of justice.

NJC bars judges accused of corruption from hearing cases

The National Judicial Council, NJC, has barred judges being tried by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for alleged corruption, from sitting.

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