Africa Nigeria West Africa World 

Judge left dazed as DNA test shows he isn’t father of his 3 kids

– – A Nigerian judge at the Delta State High Court, Justice Anthony Ezonfade Okorodas has been left in a state of shock after DNA test showed that his first three children were not his. He had those kids with his first wife who he has since divorced. Judge Okorodas who made this news public said in a statement that the DNA test was conducted on the children of his ex-wife, Celia Juliet Ototo who happens to be a lawyer. Although Okorodads divorced Ototo 11 years ago, it is now…

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Africa North Africa Sudan World 

Sudan appoints first female chief justice

Sudan’s Sovereign council has announced the appointment of the country’s first female chief justice. Supreme Court judge Neemat Abdulllah was picked to occupy the highest position in the Judiciary. She will be heading the country’s judicial system and overseeing the overhaul of the justice system. The appointment by the Sovereign Council, which is made up of civilian and military officials tells of the emerging reforms taking place in the north African nation. Many consider the move significant in dealing with issues of gender inequality in Sudan. The 11-member Sovereign Council…

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