Wednesday , September 28 2022

Judiciary

Senate to Screen Ariwoola as CJN

The Senate will be screening the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Olukayode Ariwoola, on Wednesday this week for confirmation of his appointment in substantive capacity. This was announced by the Senate on Tuesday plenary by the President of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan. Lawan accordingly appealed to all …

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ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION (ADR)THE WAY FORWARD

Let’s begin with the question, what exactly is ADR, how would one define it for the benefit of the layman? ADR is a procedure for settling disputes by means other than litigation involving the help of a third party that remains neutral such as Arbitration, Mediation and Conciliation. ADR typically …

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Buhari pledges ”better life” for Nigerian judges

President Muhammadu Buhari in the course of the week, expressed reservations over the degenerated welfare and working conditions of the nation’s judiciary, saying it was serious and would be addressed. He said this would be done despite the dire state of the country’s economy “currently battling insecurity, corruption and economic …

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