Umar News

Election postponement: INEC’s action ultra vires – Lawyers | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

Another lawyer, Muhammad Sani Umar said INEC has no basis for postponing the election.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 16, 2019

Code of Conduct Tribunal: Examining its place in the Nigerian Judicial hierarchy

Onnoghen : Nwabueze calls for Buhari, Malami, Umar’s resignation for subverting constitution Section 6 (5) of the Constitution vests judicial powers on the following courts: (a)The Supreme Court of Nigeria; (b) The Court of Appeal; (c) The Federal High Court; (d) The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja; (e) A High Court of a State; (f) The Sharia Court of Appeal of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja; (g) A Sharia Court of Appeal of a State; (h) The Customary Court of Appeal of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja; (i) A Customary Court of Appeal of a State.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

Duale vows to block Isiolo Woman Rep’s proposal to chop sexual offenders' manhoods

Former presidential candidate Nazlin Umar backed the Woman Rep's proposal recommending for more radical punitive measures to be meted on sexual offenders.

Tuko , Kenya Feb 15, 2019

BREAKING: CCT adjourns Onnoghen’s trial till March 11

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja Amid amusing displays by the Chairman of the Code of Tribunal, Danladi Umar, the 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.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

JUST IN: Onnoghen rejects tribunal chairman’s seat offer

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, politely rejected an offer of a seat in the dock made to him by the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, Danladi Umar, on Friday.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

Onnoghen pleads not guilty to charges | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

Onnoghen had refused to appear before the Code of Conduct Tribunal since the commencement of his trial in January, prompting the tribunal’s chairman Danladi Umar to order the inspector-general of police to arrest and bring before the tribunal today.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

UPDATE: Onnoghen refuses Umar’s seat

By Nwafor Sunday The suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, has refused to sit down on the seat provided by the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, Danladi Umar.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

Breaking: Onnoghen appears at CCT, mounts dock for trial

The Mr. Danladi Umar-led panel had on Wednesday, ordered key security agencies in the country to arrest Onnoghen and produce him for trial.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

Onnoghen arrives CCT | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

The tribunal chairman Danladi Umar Wednesday ordered the inspector-general of police Mohammed Adamu to arrest Onnoghen after failing to appear before the tribunal since the commencement of his trial in January.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

Onnoghen: Agbakoba replies NBA, insists CCT chairman Umar isn’t a judicial officer

Dr. Olisa Agbakoba, SAN, has responded to Danladi Umar’s reply to his petition that Mr. Umar should be struck off the Roll of Legal Practitioners.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 14, 2019