Category: The Bench

Lagos Judiciary Can Provide Legal Aid To Students With Disabilities- Lagos CJ
The Bench

Lagos Judiciary Can Provide Legal Aid To Students With Disabilities- Lagos CJ

TML- January 15, 2022

The Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Kazeem Alogba, has said the state judiciary will support students in Bethesda Home for the Blind with legal ... Read More

Constitution Amendment: CJN Likely To Lose Control Over NJC, NJI, FJSC
The Bench

Constitution Amendment: CJN Likely To Lose Control Over NJC, NJI, FJSC

TML- January 13, 2022

In amending the constitution to reposition the judiciary, a team of experts, consulted by the National Assembly, has recommended that the Chief Justice of Nigeria ... Read More

Ayade Swears In Customary Court Of Appeal President, Others
The Bench

Ayade Swears In Customary Court Of Appeal President, Others

TML- January 12, 2022

Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State on Tuesday swore in Justice Maurice Eneji as the new President of the state’s Customary Court of Appeal. ... Read More

[JUDGMENT] Presumption Of Trial Court’s Knowledge Of Locality’s Applicable Customary Law
The Bench

[JUDGMENT] Presumption Of Trial Court’s Knowledge Of Locality’s Applicable Customary Law

TML- January 11, 2022

In the Supreme Court of Nigeria Holden at Abuja On Friday, the 18th day of June, 2021 Before Their Lordships Musa Dattijo Muhammad Chima Centus ... Read More

Governor Sule Swears In 4 New High Court Judges
The Bench

Governor Sule Swears In 4 New High Court Judges

TML- January 6, 2022

Nasarawa State Governor Abdullahi Sule has sworn-in four new high court judges. The governor said the swearing-in of the judges was in line with his ... Read More

Gombe Gov Swears in New Acting Chief Judge
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Gombe Gov Swears in New Acting Chief Judge

TML- January 3, 2022

The Gombe State Governor, Mr. Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, has sworn in a new Acting Chief Judge of Gombe State, Justice Joseph Ahmed Awak. The swearing ... Read More

Bayelsa Governor Swears In Wife, Three Others As High Court Judge
The Bench

Bayelsa Governor Swears In Wife, Three Others As High Court Judge

TML- January 1, 2022

Governor Douye Diri of Bayelsa State has administered the oath of office on four newly-appointed high court judges in the state including his second wife, ... Read More