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Gunmen kidnap Benin Court of Appeal Judge Chioma Nwosu

Gunmen kidnap Benin Court of Appeal Judge Chioma Nwosu

The Police on Wednesday in Benin, confirmed the kidnap of Justice Chioma Nwosu of the Court Of Appeal, Benin Division. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that the judge was kidnapped by gunmen in Benin, in the early hours of Wednesday. NAN also reports that the police orderly accompanying the judge, Insp. A. I. […]

NJC approves appointment of 4 Supreme Court Justices, others

NJC approves appointment of 4 Supreme Court Justices, others

The National Judicial Council (NJC) on Thursday recommended four Justices of the Court of Appeal to President Muhammadu Buhari for appointment as justices of the Supreme Court. Mr Soji Oye, Esq, the Director of Information disclosed this in a statement in Abuja. Those justices recommended for Supreme Court appointment include Adamu Jauro, from the North-east […]

Breaking: Judge in Akure kidnapped by gunmen

Breaking: Judge in Akure kidnapped by gunmen

A judge of the Federal High Court, Akure, Justice Abdul Dogo, has been kidnapped by gunmen. Reports have it that Justice Dogo was abducted while he was returning to Akure from Abuja.

Judge gunned down in East Afghanistan’s province

Judge gunned down in East Afghanistan’s province

Unidentified gunmen shot and killed a local judge in Afghanistan’s Eastern Paktia Province, a local TV reported on Saturday. The incident happened at midnight on Friday when a group of unknown armed men attacked Justice Lahore Khan, shooting him dead in the Ahmad Abad district’s Rud area of the province, 100 kilometres south of Kabul, […]

US Federal Judge rejects Trump’s argument of office immunity

US Federal Judge rejects Trump’s argument of office immunity

United States District Judge Victor Marrero on Monday rejected the nation’s President, Donald Trump’s argument that being a president makes him immune to any investigation by any prosecutor. This came during a judgement on a lawsuit seeking to block the Manhattan District Attorney from obtaining the Trump’s tax returns as part of an investigation into […]