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Onnoghen’s suspension not linked to election

Onnoghen’s suspension not linked to election

Nigeria’s government has denied suggestions that the suspension of the country’s top judge on corruption charges was linked to next month’s election. President Muhammadu Buhari replaced Chief Justice Walter Onnoghen on Friday, sparking claims he had breached the constitution and [...]

January 28, 2019 Government and politics
PDP, NBA, others protest over Onnoghen’s suspension

PDP, NBA, others protest over Onnoghen’s suspension

Nigeria’s opposition People’s Democratic Party, members of the Nigeria Bar Association and Civil Society Organisation of Nigeria are protesting over the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Walter Onnoghen. Atiku Abubakar, PDP’s presidential candidate, is currently giving an [...]

January 28, 2019 Government and politics

The corruptible judge and the dishonest president

I bring to you the sad story of a kingdom turned upside down. A very shocking but truthful tale I bring. It’s the story of a kingdom where corruptible judges, shameless politicians, dishonourable lawmakers and an overly permissive citizenry live. [...]

January 28, 2019 Government and politics

Facebook plans to merge WhatsApp, Messenger and Instagram

Facebook wants to let users message one another across Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp Techpoint.Africa [...]

January 28, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
Tanko Muhammad

Acting CJN, Tanko Muhammad presides over Supreme Court’s sitting

The Supreme Court has resumed sitting on Monday with the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, presiding over a five-man panel of the court. Monday is the first working day after the last Friday’s suspension of the CJN, [...]

January 28, 2019 Government and politics
Buhari invites APC senators to Villa over Onnoghen’s suspension

Buhari invites APC senators to Villa over Onnoghen’s suspension

President Muhammadu Buhari has summoned members of the All Progressives Congress in the Senate to a meeting at the Presidential Villa on Monday (today) over the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen. Onnoghen was suspended on [...]

January 28, 2019 Government and politics

BREAKING: 10 Dead, Retired Judges Among Newly Appointed Election Petition Tribunals’ Members

Lawyers in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital have cautioned Nigerians against the danger of appointing dead and retired judges into the nation’s election petition tribunal. The group of concerned lawyers who declined being identified faulted the list of the [...]

January 28, 2019 Law
Osinbajo

Osinbajo, APC South-West woo voters for Buhari

The Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, and the Director, Presidential Campaign Council, South West zone, Chief Oluwole Oke, have urged voters in Oyo State and other South-West states to vote for President Muhammadu Buhari in the February 16 election. At separate [...]

January 28, 2019 General