Tag: Justice Mary Odili

Nigeria Newspaper Headlines, Malami says man who fingered him in Odili’s home raid is “a drowning man scavenging for a dying partner”

The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has distanced himself from a suspect arrested over the siege of Justice Mary Odili’s home. The suspect, Lawrence Ajodo, was paraded by the police on Thursday alongside 13 others. These are the Newspaper headlines we are monitoring today, the[Read More…]

Senate reveals stance on home invasion of Supreme Court Justice, Mary Odili

The Senate on Tuesday condemned the invasion of the Abuja home of Supreme Court Justice, Mary Peter-Odili, by operatives of security agencies.  The upper chamber also commended the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar Adamu, for making arrests and constituting a panel to investigate the raid on her residence.  Accordingly, it[Read More…]

“We wish to make it abundantly clear that judiciary is the third arm of the government” – Supreme Court talks tough over raid on Justice Mary Odili

The Supreme Court of Nigeria on Tuesday faulted the last week’s invasion of the residence of Justice Mary Odili by security operatives, describing it as impunity taken too far. The apex court warned that judiciary should not be misconstrued by any individual or institution of government as the weeping child[Read More…]

Breaking: Police orders “detailed” probe into invasion of Justice Mary Odili’s residence

The Inspector General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba, has ordered “detailed” investigations into the reported invasion of the Abuja residence of Justice Mary Odili. The residence was invaded on Friday, October 29, 2021. The Federal Ministry of Justice and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission denied involvement. The IGP also[Read More…]

EFCC denies raiding Justice Mary Odili’s Home

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has denied conducting any operation in the Maitama, Abuja, home of a judge of the Supreme Court, Justice Mary Odili. But while the anti-graft agency denies an invasion, Security operatives, on Friday, conducted a search on the home of Mary Odili, a justice[Read More…]

Just In: EFCC operatives raid Supreme Court judge’s home, Mary Odili

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Friday stormed the Maitama home of Supreme Court Judge, Justice Mary Odili, in Abuja.  Multiple sources confirm to NewsWireNGR that, the operatives who were accompanied by policemen, went to the judge’s home to execute a search warrant as part of investigations[Read More…]

Breaking: NHRC Condemns Harassment Of Judicial Officers including Justice Mary Odili

The National Human Rights Commission has expressed concern on recent ‘unwarranted attacks and harassment’ of judicial officers in the legitimate and constitutional exercise of their functions. In a communique by its Director of Corporate Affairs and External Linkages, Lambert Oparah, the NHRC noted that the situation is further accentuated by[Read More…]