Onnoghen News

How I paid $30,000 into Onnoghen’s domiciliary account, Agi opens up

*Real reason AGF, cabal are after me, he explains By Joseph Erunke AS controversies continue to trail the inability of the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Walter Onnoghen, in declaring his complete bank account in his assets declaration form he submitted to the Code of Conduct Bureau upon his appointment as CJN, a lawyer and former Peoples Democractic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Cross River State, Joe Agi, SAN has said he particularly deposited the sum of $30,000 for Onnoghen.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 20, 2019

Appeal Court Adjourns Hearing On Onnoghen’s Appeals Again — The 3rd Time In Eight Days

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has adjourned four appeals filed by Walter Onnoghen, the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), over his trial before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), as well as the tribunal’s order for his suspension.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 20, 2019

Breaking exorbitant fees barrier for dispute resolution through arbitration | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

In his keynote address, the then Chief Justice of Nigeria and Chairman, Board of Governors of the National Judicial Institute, Justice Walter Onnoghen said recourse to arbitration as a method of dispute resolution has been on the increase in Nigeria, and of course the nature of the proceedings and the minimal implications were the drivers.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 19, 2019

Confusion as Niger Delta ex-militant leaders talk politics

The Ex-Agitators threatened to renew attacks on oil facilities in the region if Buhari refused to halt the trial of Nigeria’s Chief Justice, Walter Onnoghen.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 16, 2019

Imperative of strengthening judicial integrity

DECIDEDLY, the judiciary is in the vortex of confusion provoked by the unconstitutional suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, from office by President Muhammadu Buhari.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 16, 2019

POLLS: We can’t afford to get it wrong – Nkwocha

Okogie, 8 presidential candidates condemn Onnoghen’s suspension Because a situation where voters are now being lured with cash doesn’t augur well for our democracy.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 16, 2019

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

By Olisa Agbakoba, SAN The Code of Conduct Tribunal issued a warrant of arrest for Justice Walter Onnoghen, the estranged Chief Justice of the Federation.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

Onnoghen docked, pleads not guilty to charges, gets bail on self recognizance

By Ikechukwu Nnochiri The suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, yesterday, pleaded not guilty to the six-count charge the Federal Government levelled against him.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

Nigeria's suspended chief justice denies assets charges

Chief Justice Walter Onnoghen failed to show up to previous hearings at the Code of Conduct Tribunal in Abuja, which hears cases of ethics breaches by public officials.

Al Jazeera , Africa Feb 15, 2019

Onnoghen: Tribunal adjourns hearing until March 11

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), trying suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, has adjourned until March 11 for further hearing.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019