The National Industrial Court, (NIC) Abuja, has reinstated Mr. Francis Ogar as a senior official of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), after a 13-year- legal battle he filed against the CCT for his wrongful dismissal and breach of his fundamental human rights.
Groups allege secrecy in Imo appropriation process
Two Non Governmental Organizations (NGOs) have accused Imo State Government and the House of Assembly of not keeping transparent budget and appropriation systems for the past 18 years.
‘Nigeria Law School should be deregularised’
It is frighteningly getting lower and lower. We need to push our educators and teachers to state the goal for our legal education. A goal that focuses on the development of competent lawyers conscious of social justice and ethical values.
We will raise standard of commercial law practice, says Akpata
The chairman of the Nigeria Bar Association Section on Business Law (NBA-SBL), Mr. Olumide Akpata has assured that the section would continue to raise the standard of commercial law practice in Nigeria.
Stop construction, court tells firm
Justice T.A.O Oyekan-Abdullahi has ordered Property Mart Real Estate Investment Limited to stop further construction work on its Grenadine Homes project located at Sangotedo, Lagos.
The underbelly of our ‘good governance’
Both videos, perhaps the second video in a much greater degree than the former, highlighted the failure of all our governments to date – failures in education, welfare, security and social security, arguably the real markers of development.
NJC needs reform, says Adedipe
What the DSS did October last year was to humiliate the country and rape the rule of law. Is it the way judges were humiliated that will help fight corruption? It is bad!
Lawyers urge trial of hate speech authors
In a statement by its President, Chief Chuks Ikokwu, the lawyers under the aegis of Otu Oka-Iwu (Law Society) asked the Federal Government to “take urgent steps to unmask the persons behind those faceless groups as well as their sponsors.”
Court awards N36million to company over wrongful closure
The decision was in respect of the suit between Edichart Investment Ltd and the Pharmacist Council of Nigeria, Lagos State Task Force on Counterfeit, Fake Drugs and Unwholesome processed Food and others.