Tags : Justice Tanko Muhammad

JUSUN Suspends Strike, After More Than Two Months

The Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) has suspended its industrial action after over two months. The Union had embarked on the strike on April 6, 2021, shutting down all courts nationwide, to demand financial autonomy for the judiciary in States. JUSUN’s suspension of the strike followed a meeting of its National Executive Council (NEC) […]

CJN Orders Speedy Trial Of Cases, Decongestion Of Custodial Centres

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, has ordered the heads of various courts to immediately speed up the trial of cases and decongestion of custodial centres in the country. In a statement personally signed by the CJN on Friday, May 15, 2020, he said there was a need to take the urgent measures […]

Supreme Court Dismisses Iheodiha’s Application For Review

The Supreme Court on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 dismissed the application filed by Emeka Ihedioha In the suit, Ihedioha asked the supreme court to review its judgement which sacked him as the governor of Imo state on Tuesday, January 14, 2020. A seven man panel of judges led by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice […]

Supreme Court Affirms Election Of Kano Governor

The Supreme Court has affirmed the election of Mr Abdullahi Ganduje as the Governor of Kano State. The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Abba Kabir Yusuf, filed an appeal at the Apex Court to dispute the March 23 supplementary election held in some electoral wards in Kano State. After listening to arguments […]