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28012019 - Onnoghen: NJC, NBA call emergency meetings

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  • Nigeria
  • Buhari
  • Vanguard
  • January
  • Nigerian
  • Elections
  • Presidential
  • Suspension
  • Delta
  • Onnoghen

28012019 - Onnoghen: NJC, NBA call emergency

NSE may review free float rule, maintain liberal delisting rule INSIDE Onnoghen: PDP, CUPP raise alarm over plot to bribe law-makers to distabilise NASS leadership 8 We do business to prosper stakeholders —ELUMELU 26 VOL. 26: NO. 63731 MONDAY, JANUARY 28, 2019 Onnoghen: NJC, NBA call emergency meetings •Neither Onnoghen, nor Ag. CJN Tanko Ibrahim will preside at NJC •Senate cuts short recess, convenes plenary tomorrow •It's an offence, says Ikponmwen; PANDEF urges boycott of courts •As N-Delta agitators back Buhari on CJN's suspension — Pg. 11 DINNER FOR APC GOVERNORSHIP CANDIDATES... By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South, Kingsley Omonobi, Henry Umoru,Ikechukwu Nnochiri& Alemma Aliu ABUJA — The National Judicial Council, NJC, and the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, have convened emergency meetings to hold tomorrow over the brewing constitutional crisis in the country, following the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen by President Muhammadu Buhari. It was learned that the NJC meeting, expected to begin by 10am tomorrow was called by some NJC members in line with its rules. A member of council, who confirmed the meeting, said neither Onnoghen, whose suspension has become a subject of controversy, nor Justice Tanko Ibrahim Muhammad, the acting CJN, will be allowed to preside over the meeting. NJC’s Judicial Discipline Regulation Continues from Page 5 Mr & Mrs From left, Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo; Kwara State APC Gubernatorial Candidate, Dr. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq; President Mohammadu Buhari; APC governorship candidate in Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his Ogun State counterpart, Prince Dapo Abiodun, during a dinner for APC governorship candidates at Aso Rock Villa, Abuja, weekend. PDP plotting to disrupt polls COAS reads riot acts to military personnel over elections Police retires 7 DIGs senior to Acting IGP ...We are not aware— PSC 10 5 die of Lassa fever in … Says violators of electoral — EL-RUFAI Plateau, 73 contacts under 14 laws'll face Armed Forces Act 6 surveillance COLUMNISTS OWEI LAKEMFA 33 SOBOWALE 31 HENRY BOYO 32 10