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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Court Strikes Out Onnoghen’s Appeals Against CCT Judgement – Channels Television

    Justice Walter Onnoghen at the CCT on February 15, 2019. Photo: Channels TV/ Sodiq Adelakun. The Court of Appeal in Abuja has struck out the appeal filed by the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, challenging the judgement which ordered him … Read more via Channels...
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    Metro Onnoghen: 25 lawyers discontinue suit against Buhari, Ag CJN - VANGUARD NEWSPAPER

    Twenty-five lawyers have approached a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, asking it to terminate further hearing on suit challenging what they termed as illegal suspension of former Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, by President Muhammadu Buhari. READ MORE
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    Metro CJN: What will happen if Buhari rejects Onnoghen’s resignation – Clarke - DAILY POST

    Chief Robert Clarke, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), has warned President Muhammadu Buhari against rejecting resignation of Suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen. DAILY POST recalls that the lawyer to the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria(CJN), Justice Walter...
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    Metro BREAKING: Onnoghen closes case at CCT - Vanguard Newspaper

    The suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, on Wednesday, rested his case in his ongoing trial on charges of false and non-declaration of assets. The development came as a surprise as the defendant, whose lawyer, Adegboyega Awomolo (SAN), had indicated on Monday that the...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro CCT admits petition, Onnoghen’s assets declaration forms as exhibits – Punch Newspapers

    Ade Adesmoju, Abuja The trial of the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, on charges of non-declaration and false declaration of charges, started on Monday, with the tribunal admitting first set of exhibits. The exhibits tendered by the prosecution led by Mr. Aliyu Umar...
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    Politics Police seal off CJN Onnoghen’s office, eject administrative staff - punch newspaper

    The police have early Monday sealed off the office of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, who was suspended by President Muhammadu Buhari, last Friday, sources at the Supreme Court have informed The PUNCH. Read more
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    Metro US kicks over Onnoghen’s suspension | TheCable

    The United States has reacted to the suspension of Walter Onnoghen as chief justice of Nigeria (CJN). President Muhammadu Buhari suspended Onnoghen on Friday, citing an order from the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). https://www.thecable.ng/breaking-us-kicks-over-onnoghens-suspension/amp
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro False asset declaration: NBA, others condemn planned arraignment of CJN – P.M. News

    Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Justice Walter Onnoghen briefing State House Correspondents The Nigerian Bar Association, (NBA) and other lawyers have condemned plans by the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB), to try the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen. Onnoghen is set to be...
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    Politics Decide electoral cases on merit, CJN warns judges – Punch Nigeria Newspapers

    The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, on Tuesday, warned judges, particularly, … Read more via Punch Newspapers – https://ift.tt/2NYVjYw Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro Corruption: Special courts delivered 324 judgements in six months, says NJC – Punch Newspapers

    Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The National Judicial Council has said that the special corruption and financial crimes courts which the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, in September 2017, directed heads of courts to designate in their domains, have delivered 324 judgments in the last six...
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    Politics Ahead 2019: Don’t allow politicians to use you, CJN advises judges – The Sun Newspaper

    Don’t allow politicians to use you, CJN advises judges — 22nd June 2018 Godn Tsa, Abuja As the 2019 general elections approaches, the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen has charged judges not to be … Read more via The Sun News – https://ift.tt/2IeZ84T Ahead 2019: Get...
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    Stop leaking our rulings, judgments to litigants, CJN warns court officials – Vanguard News

    The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, yesterday vowed to wield the big stick against any court official involved in the leakage of rulings and judgments to litigants. The CJN, who spoke at the opening ceremony of a National Workshop for Information and … Read more via...
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    Politics Justice Ayo Salami Rejects CJN's Appointment on Corruption Case

    A former President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Ayo Salami has reportedly rejected his appointment as the Chairman of the Corruption and Financial Crime Cases Trial Monitoring Committee, COTRIMCO, based on principle and conscience. According to the Nation Newspaper, Salami is convinced that...
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    Politics CJN Orders Necessary Action On INEC's Petition Over Melaye's Recall [DAILYTIMES]

    The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, is set to make a pronouncement on the petition written by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), against the order of Justice John Tsoho of the Federal High Court Abuja stopping the constituents recall processes of Maleye. A...
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    Politics Presidency Reacts To Recall of 6 Suspended Judges

    Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) chairman, Professor Itse Sagay (SAN), has said that the suspended judges does not foreclose their being charged, although he says he has no objection to their recall since they have not been charged. Recall that the National Judicial...
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    Metro NJC recalls Justice Ademola, 5 Other Suspended Judges

    The National Judicial Council NJC has recalled six suspended judges who were either not charged for corruption or acquitted by the court. The decision was taken at the 82nd meeting of the council which held on May 31 in Abuja and presided by the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter...
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    Politics Nigeria’s Judiciary Under Threat – CJN, Onnoghen Raises Alarm

    The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, on Sunday raised an alarm that the nation’s judiciary is under threat. He made this statement during a thanksgiving service at the Methodist Church Nigeria, Abuja Diocese, Zone 3. He lamented that judicial officers in the country...
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    Politics Senate Confirms Onnoghen As Nigeria's Chief Justice

    Nigerian Senate after screening, unanimously confirmed Walter Onnoghen as Chief Justice of Nigeria on Wednesday, March 1. Onnoghen was born on the 22 December 1950 at Okurike Town, Biase local government area of Cross Rivers State. He has been a Justice of the Supreme Court of Nigeria since...
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    Politics Senate Screens Onnoghen As Chief Justice of N igeria – LIVE UPDATES

    Ngerian Senate has started the screening of Justice Walter Onnoghen as substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) after acting in same capacity for over three months. Onnoghen has been acting since November following the retirement of Justice Mahmud Mohammed. The National Judicial Council...
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    Politics SERAP Writes CJN To Investigate Obasanjo

    Transparency group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has sent a letter to the acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, demanding that he urgently “appoint an independent counsel to investigate allegations of corruption in the spending of $16 billion on...
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