Tag: Bayelsa

Bayelsa Gets Acting CJ
The Bench

Bayelsa Gets Acting CJ

Ogechukwu Ochuba- January 17, 2023

Bayelsa State now has an Acting Chief Judge, Justice Matilda Abrakasa Ayemieye following the retirement last week of erstwhile Chief Judge, Justice Kate Abiri. The ... Read More

Ayemieye To Become Bayelsa Acting CJ As Abiri Bows Out
The Bench

Ayemieye To Become Bayelsa Acting CJ As Abiri Bows Out

Ogechukwu Ochuba- January 6, 2023

Barring any last minute change, Justice Margret Ayemieye is set to be named acting Chief Judge of the Bayelsa State Judiciary as the incumbent Chief ... Read More

Soku Oilfield Dispute: Bayelsa Govt Asks RMAFC To Obey Supreme Court Order
Metro News

Soku Oilfield Dispute: Bayelsa Govt Asks RMAFC To Obey Supreme Court Order

Ogechukwu Ochuba- December 23, 2022

The Bayelsa State government has again called on the Revenue Mobilisation, Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) to comply with an order of the Supreme Court ... Read More

“My Wife Bows Her Head, Folds Hands Behind Back When I Speak To Her” – Bayelsa Lawyer
Nigerian Lawyers

“My Wife Bows Her Head, Folds Hands Behind Back When I Speak To Her” – Bayelsa Lawyer

Ogechukwu Ochuba- December 6, 2022

A Bayelsa lawyer, Ebikebuna Augustine Aluzu, has said he is good to his wife because she is submissive, doesn't check his phone, bows her head ... Read More

Two Arrested Over Attack On Bayelsa High Court Judge
Law Enforcement

Two Arrested Over Attack On Bayelsa High Court Judge

TML- April 17, 2022

Bayelsa State Police Command has confirmed the arrest and remand of two persons suspected to be among the gang of hoodlums who disrupted a State ... Read More

Bayelsa Deputy Gov Tasks Lawyers On Integrity
Nigerian Lawyers

Bayelsa Deputy Gov Tasks Lawyers On Integrity

TML- January 25, 2022

Bayelsa State deputy governor, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, has counseled lawyers in the state to uphold integrity and fair play as watchwords in the legal practice, declaring ... Read More

Bayelsa CJ Hails Diri On Judicial Autonomy
The Bench

Bayelsa CJ Hails Diri On Judicial Autonomy

TML- August 29, 2021

“In my many years as the head of the judiciary, this is the first time we have been given a free hand to fully manage ... Read More