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Magistrate Gunned Down During Court Session In Imo
Crime

Magistrate Gunned Down During Court Session In Imo

Ogechukwu Ochuba- February 3, 2023

Chairman of a Customary Court in Imo State, South-east Nigeria has been killed by gunmen. The incident happened on Thursday. According to reports, the judge, ... Read More

Two Magistrates Sacked In Lagos Over Misconduct
Crime

Two Magistrates Sacked In Lagos Over Misconduct

TML- October 18, 2022

The Lagos State Judicial Service Commission has terminated the appointments of Magistrates Oluwatoyin Gwendolyn Oghre and Humenu Olajuwon Amos as members of the State Judiciary ... Read More

FCT Courts: No Excuse For Failure, Chief Judge Charges Abuja Magistracy
The Bench

FCT Courts: No Excuse For Failure, Chief Judge Charges Abuja Magistracy

TML- February 14, 2022

The Chief Judge of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Justice Hussein Baba-Yusuf, on Monday charged magistrates in the FCT to always ... Read More

The Homeless And Car-less Magistrate By Bayo Akinlade
Opinion

The Homeless And Car-less Magistrate By Bayo Akinlade

TML- January 31, 2022

As the giants of the legal profession are talking about justice sector reforms in Abuja, we have magistrates in Lagos being evicted from their homes ... Read More

Senior Lawyer Wants Magistrates, Others To Hear Human Rights Cases
Nigerian Lawyers

Senior Lawyer Wants Magistrates, Others To Hear Human Rights Cases

TML- August 30, 2021

“These lower courts now manned by legal practitioners, are nearer to the grassroots and accessible to the majority of Nigerians as they are situated in ... Read More