Lawyer files N20b suit against FG for allegedly excluding South East in loan distribution
More trouble for federal government and her agencies as Lagos based human rights lawyer, Joe Nwokedi files N20 billion suit at the federal high court, Lagos against them for excluding South-East Geopolitical Zone from $22.7 billion loan distribution.
Human right organisations task judiciary on use of torture
Human right organisations, including Access to Justice (A2J) has called on the Nigerian Judiciary to put more effort so as to eradicate the use of torture in the judicial system by holding accountable those who perpetrate it.
Ondo city Bar elects new executives
Ondo City Bar of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has elected a new executive to run its affairs in the next election year.
Lawpavilion pledges to help lawyers cope with Covid-19
Legal Technology Company, LawPavilion Business Solutions Limited has pledged to help lawyers cope with the COVID-19 pandemic by providing Electronic Law Reports to young lawyers.
Judiciary is underfunded, maligned, says Kazeem
Immediate past Attorney-General of Lagos State, Mr. Adeniji Kazeem (SAN) has declared that Nigerian judiciary is underfunded and over maligned.
When a judgment debtor should be heard in a garnishee proceeding
Sometime on May 18, 2017, the respondents filed an ex-parte application against the appellant before the National Industrial Court, Jos Division
NBA Presidency 2020: Another opportunity to revamp a pivotal sector in Nigeria
It is not without meaning that the judiciary is often referred to as the last hope of the common man especially here in Nigeria where the rights of citizens are trampled upon almost on a daily basis. This presupposes that the judiciary is the only place the common, uncommon and any other aggrieved person can…
Killing of policemen in Taraba: Fears, assurances as Malami takes over trial, drops military suspects
Until August 6, 2019, it would have been difficult to imagine that Nigerian soldiers could aim at a moving vehicle, kill three police officers and two civilians guarding a kidnap kingpin...