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CCT adjourns Onnoghen’s trial till March 11

The Code of Conduct Tribunal on Friday, adjourned the trial of the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, on charges of non-declaration of assets, till March 11. The tribunal chairman, Umar Danaldi had earlier insisted on adjourning the matter till February 21 in defiance to an agreement between the

Onnoghen pleads not guilty, granted bail

The suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, has pleaded not guilty to the six counts of non-declaration of assets at the Code of Conduct Tribunal in Abuja. He was immediately granted bail on self-recognisance by the tribunal following a short oral application by the defence counsel, Chief Chris Uche

CCT orders police, DSS to arrest Onnoghen

The Code of Conduct Tribunal has ordered the Inspector-General of Police and the Director-General of  the Department of State Security Services to arrest the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen and produce him on Friday for trial. The order followed an application the Federal Government made for a bench

How FG is utilizing $322.5M tranche of Abacha loot — ANEEJ Boss

Godsgift Onyedinefu ..urges NASS to fast track passage of crime bill, others A civil society Organization, Africa Network for Environment and Economic Justice (ANEEJ) has applauded the utilization of $322.5 Million tranche of Abacha loot repatriated from Switzerland by the Federal Government. The Executive Director, ANEEJ, Rev. David Ugolor gave the applause in

CCT Resumes Onnoghen’s Trial February 4

Following Court of Appeal ruling yesterday on the trial against Chief Justice of Nigeria, Hon. Justice Onnoghen Nkanu Walter, on alleged non declaration of asset before Code of Conduct Tribunal is hereby fixed for Monday, 4th of February, 2019. The decision was reached today sequel to a correspondent from Code of

Onnoghen: Appeal Court Ruling has Vindicated Buhari says APC

Godsgift Onyedinefu The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that the decision of the Court of Appeal to okay the trial of Justice Walter Onnoghen, erstwhile Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), by the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has vindicated his suspension from office by President Muhammadu Buhari.  This National Publicity Secretary

FG demands Onnoghen’s resignation

Aliu Umar, the Nigerian government prosecutor in the ongoing trial of Chief Justice Walter Onnoghen, said on Tuesday that the government wants the judge out of office. Mr Umar, in his opening address at the resumed hearing in the matter, said Mr Onnoghen had been written, and wondered whether he had

Onnoghen: Court reinforces restraining order against CCT

The National Industrial Court has reinforced its order restraining the Code of Conduct Tribunal, (CCT) from proceeding with the trial of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen. Onnoghen is facing six charges of false assets declaration filed against him by the Code of Conduct Bureau. The NIC had earlier on January

I feel sad over CJN’s trial – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says he is feeling sad over the trial of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, on allegations of false and non-asset declarations. The Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, had scheduled Jan. 14 for the arraignment of the CJN. However, the process was stalled as the

APC insists CJN Onnoghen must face trial

Godsgift Onyedinefu The All Progressives Congress (APC) has insisted that the Chief Justice of Nigeria, (CJN) Justice Walter Onnoghen, must face his alleged corruption trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal, (CCT). The National Publicity Secretary of the APC, Lanre Issa-Onilu, said at need conference on Monday. He accused the Peoples Democratic Party 

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