Tag: Judiciary

SPECIAL REPORT: Human Rights, Justice Suspended, As Nigeria’s Courts Goes Under Lock And Key

Estimated Reading Time: 10Doctor, Anuoluwapo Adepoju, of the MedContour Services Limited is a controversial cosmetic surgeon in Nigeria who has been in the news since at least 2019. She was arraigned in Lagos State, South-West Nigeria last year (2020) after a failed cosmetic surgery that allegedly led to the death of a client, one Miss Nneka Onwuzuligbo.[Read More…]

The Judiciary leads ICPC corruption index with over N9Billion in bribes offered/received in 2 years

Estimated Reading Time: 3The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has revealed that N9,457,650,000 was corruptly demanded, offered and paid as bribe in Nigeria’s justice sector between 2018 and 2020. This is according to a report titled: ‘Nigeria Corruption Index: Report of a pilot survey’, carried out[Read More…]

Breaking: Buhari signs Executive order for compliance with financial autonomy to states legislature and judiciary in Nigeria

Estimated Reading Time: 1President Muhammadu Buhari has signed an executive order for compliance with granting financial autonomy to states legislature and judiciary in Nigeria.  The order signed is to implement the provisions of the constitution that allows for financial autonomy for states assembly and the Judiciary. The President wrote on[Read More…]