The 15th International Maritime Seminar for judges has concluded in Abuja with participants focusing on the applicability of international treaties on Nigerian maritime law.
Ananaba pledges to promote developmental law
The newly elected Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Section on Public Interest and Development Law (SPIDEL), Dr. Paul Ananaba...
Transition of an incorruptible Judge
Justice Pius Olayiwola Aderemi, who died on 18th June 2018, just a few weeks to his 79th birthday, was an excellent example of commitment to one’s calling, hard work...
Court orders services of processes on senate clerk
A Federal High Court, Abuja has ordered service of originating summons and other court process on Senate of the National Assembly and Senate President, through the office of the clerk of the senate.
Ehusani cautions lawyers against corruption
Former Secretary General of the Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria, Rev. Fr. George Ehusani has urged Nigerian lawyers to assist in the fight against corruption...
SANs urged to defend democracy
Prof Fidelis Oditah (SAN), made the charge at the maiden yearly lecture of the Body of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (BOSAN) with the theme: “The Evolving Role of Senior Advocates in the Administration of Justice and Nation Building”.
International treaties and domestication challenge
The inability of Nigeria to domesticate important international protocols impedes the enjoyment of the rights such treaties impose on her citizens. A classical manifestation of the drawback is the current conflict in the Nigeria Football Federation ...
Legal experts task aspiring lawyers on capacity building
Prominent legal practitioners have charged aspiring lawyers to shun materialism and build competence for career enhancement.They made the charge in Lagos last week during a capacity building programme for final year law students of the University of Lagos.
Lawyer tasks colleagues on digital practice
Former Abia State Attorney General and Justice Commissioner, Chief Okey Amechi (SAN) has tasked lawyers to embrace digital practice in order to be effective.His prediction was contained in the keynote address titled "Equipping the lawyer for future challenges" which he delivered at the 2018 Law Week ceremony of the Umuahia Branch...