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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Onnoghen should apologise to Nigerians –Arise – Newtelegraph

    An Ekiti APC chieftain, Senator Ayo Arise, has described the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen’s suspension as an embarrassment not only to the judiciary, but to the country as a whole. He called on Nigerians to take advantage of the controversy and make correction … Read...
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Onnoghen: Senate discontinues Supreme Court Case, lauds NJC Intervention – Vanguard News Nigeria

    THE Senate, Monday ordered the discontinuation of the case it filed at the Supreme Court over the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen by President Mohammadu Buhari and replacing him with Justice Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed. According to … Read more via Vanguard...
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    Metro REVEALED: What Onnoghen told CCB on his asset declaration (full text) – TheCable

    Exactly one week ago, President Muhammadu Buhari suspended Walter Onnoghen, chief justice of Nigeria (CJN), over alleged false assets declaration. In his speech at the occasion where Onnoghen was suspended and Ibrahim Muhammad appointed in acting capacity, Buhari said Onnoghen had admitted...
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Onnoghen : Appeal court vindicates Buhari – Vanguard News Nigeria

    The ruling of the Court of Appeal that the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen face trial before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) is a vindication of President Muhammadu Buhari. The Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has said that the ruling vindicated the suspension …...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Danjuma, Other Christian Elders Reject Onnoghen’s Suspension, ACF Backs Buhari – Nairaland

    The National Christian Elders Forum on Wednesday protested against the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, … Read more via Nairaland – http://bit.ly/2MLUYW4 Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro CJN Onnoghen Takes First Major Action After His Suspension – OluFamous.Com

    The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, has dragged the Federal Government headed by President Buhari before the Court of Appeal, challenging his suspension. The appeal was filed on Monday by his lawyers: Wole Olanipekun (SAN), Adegboyega Awomolo (SAN), Kanu Agabi (SAN) and James...
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro EXCLUSIVE: AGF sends criminal allegations against Onnoghen to NJC – TheCable

    Ahead of the emergency meeting of the National Judicial Council (NJC) on Tuesday, the office of the attorney-general of the federation (AGF) has sent a list of criminal allegations against Water Onnoghen to the body, TheCable can report. Insiders at the ministry of justice informed TheCable...
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics FG accuses foreign missions of aligning with its opponents – TheCable

    The ministry of foreign affairs has described reactions from United States, United Kingdom and the European Union over the suspension of Walter Onnoghen, chief justice of Nigeria (CJN), as inimical to the well-being and development of Nigeria. The executive arm of the government had come under...
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Pro, anti-Onnoghen’s protests rock Abuja – Vanguard News Nigeria

    Lawyers, under the aegis of Lawyers In Defence of Democracy and some civil society groups opposed to last Friday’s suspension of Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, by President Muhammadu Buhari, took to the … Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – http://bit.ly/2HFvdYq Get...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics CJN Crisis: What Nigerians Are Saying After The Presidency Threatened To Unleash The Millitary On USA Is A Must Read – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    Senior special assistant to the president on media and publicity, Garba Sheu, revealed today during a live programme on Channels Television ‘Politics Today’ that the presidency will not accept foreign interference in the nation’s affairs. His comment came few hours after the European Union, US...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigerians React As Human Right Activist, Femi Falana, Faults Onnoghen’s Legal Team For Seeking Injuction To Stop His Trial(Video) – INFORMATION NIGERI

    Human right activist, Femi Falana(SAN) is the latest to weigh in on the crisis rocking the judiciary system as a result of the suspended former chief justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen. The legal luminary who was speaking as a guest at the popular Channels television programme ‘ Politics …...
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro “Resign Now”, Femi Falana Tells Suspended Chief Justice – Nairaland

    Femi Falana, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, has asked Justice Walter Onnoghen to quit the bench, following the allegations levelled against him at the code of conduct tribunal. The human rights activist made this call on Sunday while … Read more via Nairaland – http://bit.ly/2HKbarE Get...
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Appeal Court Cannot Make An Order Stopping CCT From Sitting – Femi Falana – Nairaland

    The Court of Appeal cannot make an order restraining the CCT from performing what belongs to it exclusively........... Read more via Nairaland – http://bit.ly/2Sa2miT Get More Nigeria Metro News
  14. Nigeria Political News

    Politics EU Questions Buhari over CJN Onnoghen’s Suspension – Olisa.tv

    The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) has raised concern with the suspension of Justice Walter Onnoghen as the Chief Justice of Nigeria. In a statement on Saturday, the mission questioned the process and timing of the suspension of Justice Onnoghen by President Muhammadu...
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    Politics Justice Onnoghen: Why Osinbajo is an embarrassment, should be stripped of SAN title – Fayose – Daily Post Nigeria

    Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has described the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo as an embarrassment to the law profession. He anchored his claim on Osinbajo’s silence over the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Walter Onnoghen. Fayose urged relevant authority to...
  16. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari Government Blasts US, UK, EU Governments For Condemning Suspension Of CJN Onnoghen – The Trent

    The federal government has reacted to the public outcry against the suspension of former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen by President Muhammadu Buhari. Many Nigerians, as well as the United States, the European Union and the United Kingdom have condemned the development. The Minister...
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Senator Ben Murray Bruce Advocates Visa Ban For All Involved In The CJN Saga – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    The senator representing Bayelsa East constituency in the senate, Ben Murray Bruce, has weighed in on the ongoing crisis rocking the judiciary which saw the chief justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, suspended. The outspoken lawmaker who reacted by taking to his Twitter handle thanked the...
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Charly Boy, Protesters Storm US Embassy Over Buhari’s Removal Of CJN Onnoghen – Nairaland

    Hundreds of civil society leaders, lawyers and opposition politicians stormed the United States, U.S. embassy in Abuja on Saturday. The protesters demanded that the U.S intervene in the “constitutional crisis” ignited by President Muhammadu Buhari with the removal of Walter Onnoghen as Chief...
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    Metro Justice Onnoghen: CACOL reacts to removal of CJN with mixed feeling – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership, CACOL, has reacted to the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, with mixed feelings. In a press release issued to DAILY POST on Friday by Ikenna Aghagbobi, the Media and Publications Officer of CACOL, the Centre...
  20. Nigeria Political News

    Politics CJN Onnoghen: How Buhari abused principle of separation of powers – Oby Ezekwesili – Daily Post Nigeria

    Former Minister of Education, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, has reacted to the suspension of the Chief Judge of Nigeria, CJN, Walter Onnoghen. Justice Onnoghen was suspended on Friday by President Muhammadu who said he acted on an order of Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT..... Read more via Daily Post...