Displaced Badagry residents seek intervention of Amnesty International
Displaced residents of Atinporome, Araromi Ale Extention and Mowo Phase 2 communities, in Badagry Local Government Area of Lagos State have called on the Amnesty International (AI), to prevail on Lagos state government...
Preparing wills saves rancour after death, lawyer says
A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Dr Joseph Nwobike has stressed on the importance of preparing a will as a way of reducing rancour among the children a person who dies intestate.
Victor Ochei files contempt charge against Nwaoboshi over alleged violation of court order
A former governorship aspirant in Delta state, Hon. Victor Ochei, on behalf of his firm, DavNotch International Company has raised a contempt charge against the former chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party...
‘Padding is not in Nigerian laws’
A Lagos-based lawyer, Robert Emukpoeruo, who assessed the issue from the point of law, concluded that the term ‘padding’ is not used to describe any crime in the Criminal code, Penal Code or any law in Nigeria. He also bared his mind on the court of Appeal, Abuja, which reversed the decision of Justice Okon Abang in Abia governoship tussle.
Nigeria bar association : the manor farm
The acclaimed winner of the election, Chief Joe-Kyari Gadzama (SAN) is in court. Several NBA branches and individuals are in court all challenging the election, the electoral processes....
Akpata emerges new NBA-SBL chair as Ighodalo bows out
The Nigerian Bar Association Section on Business Law (NBA-SBL) has elected new council members to steer the affairs of the section for the next two years with the partner, Templars, Mr. Olumide Akpata elected as the chairman.
Gadzama loses bid to stop Mahmoud’s swearing-in as NBA president
The bid to halt the swearing-in of Abubakar Mahmoud, the ‘winner’of the just concluded Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) presidential election, has suffered a temporary setback as the Federal Capital Territory...
Ibori’s co-convict appeals decision in England
International business man, Lambertus de Boer convicted in connection with the James Ibori case, has appealed his conviction.De Boer said the case against him was deeply flawed...
‘Arrest before investigation violates constitution’
Section 35 of the 1999 Constitution (as amended) makes provision for the fundamental rights to personal liberty and provided the circumstances under which such fundamental rights could be infringed upon.