Where claimant proofs his case with credible evidence, the onus shifts (1)
THE Appellant having led credible relevant evidence in proof of his pleadings, that there was no re-organisation in the Civil Service. The evidence led by Appellant has rebutted the contention of the Respondents on that point.
Don tasks Law Reform Commission on new laws
A UNIVERSITY don and first Nigerian Professor of Company Security law, Professor Joseph Efeyemineni Abugu has suggested that the Nigerian Law reform commission should have the direct responsibility of proposing law reform legislation to the legislative arm of government.
Ekiti APC lawmakers withdraw suit against Fayose, others
The lawmakers had filed the suit against the state governor, Ayo Fayose and others to challenge the purported impeachment of Adewale Omirin as Speaker, and the running of the House by only the seven members of the House who are members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
HIV/AIDS anti-discrimination law and essence of implementation
IT was a cheery news for millions of Nigerians living with HIV, when President Goodluck Jonathan on February 3, 2015, signed the Human Immune Virus/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) Anti-Discrimination bill 2014 into law.
Bianca’s suit against Odumegwu-Ojukwu goes to Case Management Conference
THE Lagos High Court has fixed for case management Conference suit filed by Bianca Odumegwu Ojukwu, the widow of the late Ikemba Nnewi, Chukwuemeka Odimegwu Ojukwu against Ojukwu Transport Limited (OTL) and seven others.
Former director sues Lagos for alleged non- compliance with court order
FORMER director in Lagos State Civil Service, Dr. Kunle Okusanmi has dragged a Lagos government to court over alleged failure to obey Appeal Court order to pay all his entitlement since July 1999.
Nigeria needs constitutional court for election cases, says Adejumo
I will counsel those sitting in our tribunals to be in charge and avoid unnecessary interlocutory applications. If for instance, an applicant has issues, which he does not agree with, all of such could be taken together upon appeal. In my view, the psychology and philosophy behind that is justifiable.
Nigerian lawyer’s article makes top ten in SSRN
THE Social Science Research Network (SSRN) has listed the scholarly article written by a prolfic Nigerian lawyer, Anthony Odiadi as the top ten downloaded.