Posts Tagged ‘CCT Trial’

Is CCT the nightmare of public officers or mercenary of the executive?

by Ikokwu Ikembaon April 19, 2019
On September 21, 2011, the hearing room of the Code of Conduct Tribunal was overflowing with lawyers, journalists and spectators. A “big masquerade” was expected to be huddled in the dock. It was Bola Ahmed Tinubu. Tinubu was a leading figure of the opposition at the time. And it was really no news that he […]

BREAKING| CJN Onnoghen to know fate Jan 22

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 14, 2019
The Code of Conduct Tribunal has adjourned till January 22, 2019 to continue proceedings in the trial of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Walter Onnoghen. Onnoghen is being tried for not declaring his assets as a public officer, after a petition was sent in to that effect against him. In the short trial which […]

BREAKING| CJN absent as CCT proceedings begin

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 14, 2019
The proceedings of the scheduled arraignment of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, has started but he is nowhere to be found. The members of the Danladi Umar-led three-man tribunal arrived in the courtroom at exactly 10am. At 10.01am, the matter was called. The court official who announced the case observed that CJN […]