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Category: Chapter 7 The Judicature

Chapter 7 Section 296

Chapter 7. Part 4. Section 296. Interpretation

In this Chapter, unless the context otherwise requires, “office” when […]

Chapter 7 Section 295

Chapter 7. Part 4. Section 295. Reference of questions of law

(1) Where any question as to the interpretation or application […]

Chapter 7 Section 294

Chapter 7. Part 4. Section 294. Determination of causes and matters

(1) Every court established under this Constitution shall deliver its […]

Chapter 7 Section 293

Chapter 7. Part 4. Section 293. Vacancies

Except for the purposes of exercising any jurisdiction conferred by […]

Chapter 7 Section 292

Chapter 7. Part 4. Section 292. Removal of other judicial officers from office

(1) A judicial officer shall not be removed from his […]

Chapter 7 Section 291

Chapter 7. Part 4. Section 291. Tenure of office and pension of rights of judicial officers

(1) A judicial officer appointed to the Supreme Court or […]

Chapter 7 Section 290

Chapter 7. Part 4. Section 290. Declaration of assets and liabilities: oaths of judicial officers

(1) A person appointed to any judicial office shall not […]

Chapter 7 Section 289

Chapter 7. Part 4. Section 289. Disqualification of certain legal practitioners

No legal practitioner shall be qualified for appointment as a […]

Chapter 7 Section 288

Chapter 7. Part 4. Section 288. Appointment of persons leaned in Islamic personal law and Customary law

(1) In exercising his powers under the foregoing provisions of […]

Chapter 7 Section 287

Chapter 7. Part 4. Section 287. Enforcement of decisions

(1) The decisions of the Supreme court shall be enforced […]

Chapter 7 Section 286

Chapter 7. Part 4. Section 286. Jurisdiction of state courts in respect of federal causes

(1) Subject to the provisions of this Constitution (a) where […]

Chapter 7 Section 285

Chapter 7. Part 3. Section 285. Establishment and jurisdiction of election tribunals

(1) There shall be established for the Federation one or […]

Chapter 7 Section 284

Chapter 7. Part 2. Section 284. Practice and Procedure

Subject to the provisions of any law by the House […]

Chapter 7 Section 283

Chapter 7. Part 2. Section 283. Constitution

For the purpose of exercising any jurisdiction conferred upon it […]

Chapter 7 Section 282

Chapter 7. Part 2. Section 282. Jurisdiction

(1) A Customary Court of Appeal of a State shall […]

Chapter 7 Section 281

Chapter 7. Part 2. Section 281. Appointment of President and Judges of the Customary Court of Appeal of a State

(1) The appointment of a person to the office of […]

Chapter 7 Section 280

Chapter 7. Part 2. Section 280. Establishment of a Customary Court of Appeal

(1) There shall be for any State that requires it […]

Chapter 7 Section 279

Chapter 7. Part 2. Section 279. Practice and Procedure

Subject to provisions of any made by the House of […]

Chapter 7 Section 278

Chapter 7. Part 2. Section 278. Constitution

For the purpose of exercising any jurisdiction conferred upon it […]

Chapter 7 Section 277

Chapter 7. Part 2. Section 277. Jurisdiction

(1) The sharia Court of Appeal of a State shall, […]