How CJN Designate, Justice Onnoghen Escaped SSS Judges Raid

In Breaking News, National News, Politics, Reports

By CrossRiverWatch Admin

Hon. Justice W.S. Nkanu Onnoghen (Photo Credit: supremecourt.gov.ng)
Hon. Justice W.S. Nkanu Onnoghen (Photo Credit: supremecourt.gov.ng)

Information reaching CrossRiverWatch suggests that Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) designate, Justice Walter Onnoghen was left out by by Nigeria’s secret police, the State Security Service (SSS) in its raids for fear of a backlash.

CrossRiverWatch gathered that the secret service feared the backlash from a raid on Justice Onnoghen or an invitation would have been greeted with an ethnic backlash as he is set to become the second southerner to be appointed Chief Justice of the Supreme Court after … held the position almost 30 years ago.

SAHARAREPORTERS, an online news portal reported that the SSS had advised the Presidency against such a move as it will polarize the polity which is viewed as been tense already following allegations that the fight against corruption is skewed to favour those in the ruling All Progressives Congress.’

Justice Onnoghen is fingered to have played a role in the victory of Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike’s victory at the Supreme Court

The secret document according to SAHARAREPORTERS also stated, “extensively” the issues surrounding Justice Adeniyi Ademola who it is reported that: “In 2010, the Cross Rivers State command of the DSS determined that Justice Ademola had accepted a bribe from some members of the “Peace Corps of Nigeria” and oil bunkerers under prosecution.”

 

Since You Are Here, Support Good Journalism


CrossRiverWatch was founded on the ideals of deploying tech tools to report in an ethical manner, news, views and analysis with a narrative that ensures transparency in governance, a good society and an accountable democracy.

Everyone appreciates good journalism but it costs a lot of money. Nonetheless, it cannot be sacrificed on the altar of news commercialisation.

Consider making a modest contribution to support CrossRiverWatch's journalism of credibility and integrity in order to ensure that all have continuous free access to our noble endeavor.

CLICK HERE

New Feature: Don't miss any of our news again.Get all our articles in your facebook chat box.Click the Facebook Messenger Icon below to subscribe now

Text Advert by CRWatch :Place Yours

Will You To Learn How To Make Millions Of Naira Making Special Creams From Your Kitchen?.Click Here


Expose Your Business And Make More Sales. Advertise On CrossRiverWatch.com Today

You may also read!

Ongoing: Again, Four Feared Dead In Fierce Communal Battle Between Nko And Onyadama

By Patrick Obia Listen To The Report The lingering communal crisis between the Nko and Onyadama of Yakurr and

Read More...

Foundation Tackles Vaccine Hesitancy In Cross River

By Tina Agosi, Guardian, Newspaper Listen To The Report AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), a non-governmental organization, yesterday, engaged over

Read More...

Court To Deliver Judgement On Death Of A’lbom Job Seeker August 4

By Iniobong Ekponta, Leadership Newspaper Listen To The Report The protracted legal battle in search of justice for the

Read More...

One commentOn How CJN Designate, Justice Onnoghen Escaped SSS Judges Raid

Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu

Share this now