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Senate asks Supreme Court to reinstate Onnoghen, says Buhari can’t remove CJN

2019-01-29T10:54:27+00:00

The Senate on Monday filed a suit before the Supreme Court praying for among others, an order reinstating Justice Walter Onnoghen as the Chief Justice of Nigeria. The Senate action came after it cancelled its scheduled plenary earlier billed for Tuesday (today). The Clerk of the Senate, Mr Nelson Ayewoh, who announced the cancellation in a statement signed by him, did not give reasons for the action. He only explained that the federal lawmakers would resume on February 19. But the Special Adviser (Media) to the Senate President, Mr. Yusuph Olaniyonu, in a statement explained that the cancellation was due to [...]

Senate asks Supreme Court to reinstate Onnoghen, says Buhari can’t remove CJN 2019-01-29T10:54:27+00:00

BREAKING: Police seal off CJN Onnoghen’s office, eject administrative staff

2019-01-28T10:31:55+00:00

The police have early Monday sealed off the office of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, who was suspended by President Muhammadu Buhari, last Friday. In a move that appeared to stop any possibility of Onnoghen to accessing the office, policemen were said to have sealed the office and ejected all administrative staff in the axis of the CJN office as early as 7am on Monday. One of the sources said, “The police have sealed the office of the CJN. Officers and men of the Force went to the administrative staff offices at about 7am and ordered clerical and [...]

BREAKING: Police seal off CJN Onnoghen’s office, eject administrative staff 2019-01-28T10:31:55+00:00

[BREAKING] Onnoghen: PDP to protest at US embassy

2019-01-28T10:27:16+00:00

The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party is set to stage a protest at the United States of America embassy in Abuja today (Monday). The protest, according to the sources close to the top hierarchy of the party, is aimed at drawing the attention of the “world to how President Muhammadu Buhari and his party are running the country.” It is also expected to inform the ambassador about the “disregard to constitution by the President.” Details later…

[BREAKING] Onnoghen: PDP to protest at US embassy 2019-01-28T10:27:16+00:00