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Coronavirus: CJN shuts down courts nationwide

The Chief Justice of Nigeria and Chairman of the National Judicial Council, Tanko Muhammad, has directed all heads of courts to suspend sittings from Tuesday, March...

EFCC has frozen Shehu Sani’s accounts – Aide

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has allegdly frozen the bank accounts of ex-lawmaker, Shehu Sani. In a statement on Sunday, Senior Special Adviser to Sani,...

EFCC searches Shehu Sani’s houses, office

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday searched the Abuja residences and office of embattled Shehu Sani, a former senator. The...

Extortion: CJN distances self from Shehu Sani

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad has distanced self former senator representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani, who is being investigated by the Economic...

Alleged N4m bribry scandal: CJN disowns Shehu Sani

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Tanko Muhammad, has distanced himself from a former Senator Shehu, who allegedly used his name to solicit for N4million Naira...

Mohammed Tanko sworn-in as Chief Justice of Nigeria

Justice Tanko Muhammad has been sworn in as the Chief Justice of Nigeria. Tanko’s swearing-in is coming less than a week after he was screened and comfirmed by the...

Senate confirms Tanko as Chief Justice of Nigeria

The Nigerian Senate has confirmed Justice Muhammadu Tanko as the Chief Justice of Nigeria. President Muhammadu Buhari had last Thursday written to the Senate, seeking...

Civil rights group file suit to stop Tanko’s confirmation

Hours ahead of his screening and confirmation by the Senate, a civil right group Malcolm Omirhobo foundation has approached the court of appeal to stop the process. The...

Buhari nominates Muhammad as CJN

President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, as the substantive CJN. The president forwarded Muhammad’s name to...