Appointment of Judicial Officers in Oyo State: Bayo Akinlade Seeks Nullification of the Unconstitutional Composition
In an Originating Summons Application filed By Messrs Kunle Edun Esq at the Federal High Court, Abuja on Friday 8th December 2023, Oyo State Judicial Service Commission has been challenged for having 4 instead of 2 lawyers as members of it’s Judicial Service Commission.
Bayo Akinlade Esq who is the convener of Fight Against Corruption in the Judiciary states in his affidavit amongst other things that the present composition of members of the Oyo State Judicial Service Commission violates the provisions of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
Mr. Akinlade argues that all recommendations and appointments made by the Oyo State Judicial Service Commission is null and void.
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