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1 Jun 2015
The Rivers State branch of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA has suspended the former commissioner of justice and Attorney-General of Rivers State, Worgu Boms from all activities of the bar. Spokesman of the Port Harcourt branch of the NBA, Angus Chukwuka said the attorney-general was suspended after a general meeting of the bar in Port…
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1 Jun 2015
A suspect, Tope Atobatele has filed an action against a Judge of the Lagos High Court, Ikeja for allegedly debriefing his counsel, Kabir Akingbolu without his consent. Atobatele who is being tried in a criminal matter before the female judge said she appointed another counsel for him to prosecute his defence. The applicant said the…
1 Jun 2015
To strengthen the integrity and transparency of the interrogation process, human rights advocacy group, Access to Justice has trained senior police officer on effective implementation of the Lagos State Administration of Criminal Justice (ACJ) Law, 2011. The training was to introduced specific reform provisions targeted at safeguarding crime suspects from abuse, oppression and exploitation by…
1 Jun 2015
The Human Rights Agenda Network (HRAN) has celebrated with its over 330 members across Nigeria over the signing of the Violence Against Persons (Prohibition) Bill (VAPP Bill) by former President Goodluck Jonathan. The passage of the Bill, which was first presented to the National Assembly in 2002 but failed to be passed in the 5th…
1 Jun 2015
There is no argument about the fact that every aspect of our national life needs urgent attention for the purposes of either to fix or remedy its present state. The judicial sector is definitely not different. The Judiciary is one of the three arms of Government under Nigeria’s 1999 Constitution. It has the responsibility of…
1 Jun 2015
Former Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice in Ogun State, Mr. Wemimo Ogunde (SAN) has charged stakeholders in the judiciary to take up to their responsibility in the discharge of their professional call noting that they should constantly examine themselves for a better tomorrow. He made this disclosure yesterday in Ilorin Kwara State at the public…
26 May 2015
Therefore, neither the court nor the parties at that stage can cure it, as the statement of defence and its attachment are dead on arrival and ought to be struck out.
26 May 2015
A Lagos High Court, Epe has assumed jurisdiction in the suit filed by Homeowners within the Pearl Garden Estate situated at Sangotedo Village in Eti-Osa Local Government Area of the state against a property developer, Oyetubo Jokotade Estate Resource Limited.
26 May 2015
The need to strike a balance between cost cutting measures to make profit in business and quality legal services is the nucleus of the seminar held last week by legal practitioners in Lagos.
26 May 2015
The Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Olufunmilayo Atilade has assured the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Lagos Branch of her full support in hosting a successful Law Week for its members.
26 May 2015
There has been the practice of Courts, particularly appellate courts, giving judgments and then adjourning till a later date to give the reason for the judgment.
26 May 2015
A defence witness in the case filed against First City Monument Bank (FCMB), Sule Elakamah, has told a Lagos High Court, Igbosere that he was not aware the bank made false statement on the account of one of its customers, Zumax Nigeria Limited.

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