Firm pledges to retool existing investment policies
Prince Joel and Associates, an indigenous law firm has pledged to retool the existing investment policies in Nigeria for optimal performance and Ease of Doing Business (EDB) index ranking.
Nigerian judge, Eboe-Osuji elected new president of ICC
The judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC), sitting in a plenary session have elected Judge Chile Eboe-Osuji of Nigeria as President of the Court for a three-year term with immediate effect. Judge Robert Fremr from Czech Republic was elected First Vice-President with Judge Marc Perrin de Brichambaut of France as Second Vice-President. ‘I am…
‘It is within the powers of National Assembly to reorder elections’
The attempt to re-order the 2019 general elections by the National Assembly is generating controversy such that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and other interested Nigerians are kicking against the move. In this interview with JOSEPH ONYEKWERE, Lagos lawyer, Dayo Ogunjebe says it is within the powers of the National Assembly to re-order the…
Expert promotes ethical values in arbitration
A counsel at the International Court of Arbitration in Paris, Mr. Tunde Ogunseitan has emphasized the importance of ethics in arbitration, saying it serves as a guideline.
‘Judiciary should be in first line charge for better access to funds, performance’
One of the problems facing the judiciary is poor condition of service. On what can be done to tackle it, Lawani said: “I think that arm of government had been neglected for long.
Institute partners Thomson Reuters on law e-books
Poised to migrate from hard print segment to e-book platform, Commercial Law Development Services (CLDS) has signed an e-book Publishing Partnership Agreement with Thomson Reuters.
Transparency International and the bigger picture
It is no longer news that Transparency International’s recently published rankings for 2017 show that Nigeria has plummeted several places to 146th out of a total of 180 countries.
NJI, NCDMB train judges on local content law
The National Judicial Institute (NJI) in collaboration with Juris Law and the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board...
Engineer reclaims land from trespassers
Following the judgment of an Ogun State High Court delivered on March 8, 2016, an engineer, Godwin, Airuoyuwa has reclaimed his land in Ota local government area of the state.