Falana sues NJC over Salami’s appointment

•Mustapha Akanbi tackles CJN The National Judicial Council (NJC) has been taken before a Federal High Court, sitting in Abuja, over the appointment of the President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Ayo Isa Salami, to the Supreme Court. Human Rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana, who filed the suit, argued that the act offends the federal character law normally observed in such appointments. Falana, who joined the Federal Judicial Service Commission, is asking the court for an order of perpetual injunction ...
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Added February 07, 2011
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