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Category: Chapter 7 The Judicature

Chapter 7 Section 235

Chapter 7. Part 1. Section 235. Finality of determinations

Without prejudice to the powers of the President or of the Governor of a state with respect to prerogative of mercy, no appeal shall lie to any other body or person from...

Chapter 7 Section 234

Chapter 7. Part 1. Section 234. Constitution

For the purpose of exercising any jurisdiction conferred upon it by this Constitution or any Law, the Supreme Court shall be duly constituted if it consists of not less...

Chapter 7 Section 233

Chapter 7. Part 1. Section 233. Appellate jurisdiction

(1) The Supreme Court shall have jurisdiction, to the exclusion of any other court of law in Nigeria, to hear and determine appeals from the Court of Appeal. (2) An...

Chapter 7 Section 232

Chapter 7. Part 1. Section 232. Original jurisdiction

(1) The Supreme Court shall, to the exclusion of any other court, have original jurisdiction in any dispute between the Federation and a state or between states if and...

Chapter 7 Section 231

Chapter 7. Part 1. Section 231. Appointment of Chief justices of Nigeria and justices of the Supreme Court

(1) The appointment of a person to the office of Chief Justice of Nigeria shall be made by the President on the recommendation of the National Judicial Council subject...

Chapter 7 Section 230

Chapter 7. Part 1. Section 230. Establishment of the Supreme Court of Nigeria

(1) There shall be a Supreme Court of Nigeria. (2) The Supreme Court of Nigeria shall consist of (a) the Chief Justice of Nigeria; and (b) such number of Justices of the...