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Marwan elected CAJWU president-says rule of law is fulcrum of democracy

Comrade Marwan Mustapha Adamu has been elected as the president of the Confederation of African Judiciary Workers Union (CAJWU) to champion the affairs of the union.   Comrade Marwan Mustapha who is the President of the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN), while speaking recently in Kigali, Rwanda, pledged to …

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Mali Presidential Election: ECONEC Chief, Yakubu Holds Crucial Talks With CENI, ECOWAS Mission Head

  President of the ECOWAS Network of Electoral Commissions (ECONEC) governing board and Chairman of Nigeria’s Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) Prof Mahmood Yakubu at the weekend held a crucial meeting with officials of Mali’s Independent electoral commission (CENI) ahead of Mali’s Sunday presidential election,   Yakubu also held separate meetings  …

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Offa robbery: Court summons IG of Police Idris

An Ilorin High Court has summoned the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to appear before it next Wednesday to justify the continued detention of Lekan Alabi, Personal Assistant to Kwara state Governor Abdulfattah Ahmed, who was arrested over the April 5, 2018 armed robbery in Offa. This followed protest by …

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Breaking: Senator Dino Melaye Kidnapped by unknown Gunmen

Following the attack on Senator Dino Melaye by unknown gunmen in the Gwagwalada area of Abuja Thursday morning, it has been confirmed that the Senator has been abducted. Melaye’s abduction was disclosed by Senator representing Bayelsa East in the National Assembly, Ben Bruce, via his Twitter handle. In a tweet, …

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APC Ex-spokeman write United Nations over attacks on legislatures, opposition

Comrade Timi Frank, former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has written an open letter to the United Nations, UN, on the assault on Nigerian lawmakers and opposition leaders. He explained that his petition was consequent upon the Police seige at the official residences of the …

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Ekiti: Group Slams HURIWA Over Call For Sack Of INEC Chairman

An election observer group, the Centre for Transparency Advocacy (CTA) has described the recent call for the sack of INEC chairman, Prof. Yakubu Mahmood by the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) as “suspicious, mischievous and self-serving”. The group accused HURIWA of acting a script for the Peoples Democratic …

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African Judiciary Workers Pledge To Ensure Enhancement of Justice Administration and Enthronement of The Rule of Law in Africa

    We affirm that the rule of law is the fulcrum of a functional democracy. It is the belief that justice will be administered to all in fair and timely manner without let or hindrance, neither will status nor privilege define how the rule of law will promote, enhance …

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News 2019: Buhari seeks N228.9bn to fund elections

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the National Assembly to vire N228,854,008,215 from the N9.12trillion 2018 budget to fund the 2019 general election and other critical projects. This was contained in a presidential memo dated 11 July, 2018 and read yesterday by Senate President Bukola Saraki. If approved, the virement, titled …

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