News & Events

NJC recommends the compulsory retirement of one Judge; Empanels Committees to investigate seven Judges of Federal and State Courts; And appoints twenty-one Judicial Officers for eight (8) States and the FCT

Thu Jun, 2018

The National Judicial Council recommended the under-listed names of twenty-one successful candidates as Heads of Courts and Judicial Officers for the Federal/State High Courts and the Code of Conduct Tribunal

Thu Jun, 2018

COTRIMCO submits interim report to NJC, Blames prosecution, Court and Prison for delay…

Thu Jun, 2018

NJC recommends the dismissal of two (2) Judges;

Fri Oct, 2018

Justice Abba-Aji : National Judicial Council re-affirms its commitment to zero tolerance for corruption

Thu Oct, 2018

NJC constitutes Preliminary Complaints Assessment Committee, forwards new petition by The EFCC to Hon. Mr. Justice W.S.N. Onnoghen...

Mon Feb, 2019

NJC Constitutes a five-man Committee to investigate petitions written against Hon. Mr. Justice W. S. N. Onnoghen, GCON and Hon. Mr. Justice I. T. Muhammad, CFR; Fowards new petition written against the latter.

Wed Feb, 2019

NJC decides on the Report of the Five-Man Committee set up to investigate petitions against Hon. Mr. Justice W. S. N. Onnoghen, GCON and Hon. Mr. Justice I. T. Muhammad, CFR.

Wed Apr, 2019

NJC extends acting appointment of Honourable Dr. Justice I. T. Muhammad, CFR, by three (3) months.

Sat Apr, 2019

NJC meets to formally note the acceptance by President Buhari of the voluntary retirement of Hon. Mr. Justice W. S. N. Onnoghen, GCON

Mon Jun, 2019

NJC recommends appointments of Hon. Dr. Justice I. T. Muhammad, CFR, as substantive CJN, and eight (8) others as Heads of Court

Wed Jul, 2019