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11 Aug 2020
Since the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) introduced electronic voting in its 2015 constitution, under the leadership of its former president, Mr. Augustine Alegeh (SAN), allegations of electoral manipulations, which characterised its hitherto delegate system
28 Aug 2018
A Former President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Augustine Alegeh (SAN) has congratulated the newly elected NBA president, Mr. Paul Usoro (SAN) and other elected national officers.    His message followed the successful conduct of the association’s 2018 universal suffrage electronic voting process.     Alegeh said: “I believe that the incoming president will…
31 Jul 2018
These are not the best of times for the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA). The conduct of its election for national officers is hanging in the balance as myriads of controversies trail the preparation for the polls billed to happen today, July 31. Apart from disqualifying its immediate past general secretary from participating in the election,…
19 Jun 2018
Buoyed by the desire to train and support young lawyers, the former President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Mr Augustine Alegeh (SAN) has opened up a law foundation.
2 May 2017
Former President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Mr. Augustine Alegeh (SAN) has said that strict adherence to the rule of law remains the sure way to sustain the nation’s democracy.
31 Mar 2017
A Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday vacated the interim order it issued on March 24, 2017 stopping the premiere of a movie titled: “Okafor’s Law”.Justice Ibrahim Buba had given an ex parte order halting the planned premiere of the movie at the IMAX Cinema in Lagos.
28 Mar 2017
Former President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Augustine Alegeh (SAN) has called for the urgent need for the National Assembly to amend the 1999 Constitution and grant financial autonomy to the judiciary.
24 Mar 2017
A former president of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Augustine Alegeh (SAN) has called for an urgent amendment of the 1999 constitution by the National Assembly to grant financial autonomy to the judiciary.
18 Dec 2016
“As priests in the temple of justice, our legal practitioners should live above board and no longer feel comfortable that some of the less than virtuous among them occupy ...
23 Aug 2016
What Africa needs to drive her development is not foreign aid but opportunities for the people to make money on their own, President of Rwanda, Paul Kagame, has said.
22 Aug 2016
Mr Augustine Alegeh, President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), on Sunday pledged the association's support to the Federal Government`s fight against corruption.
16 Aug 2016
The NBA has fallen horribly short, become voiceless, tepid and devoid of any interest or enthusiasm in the Nigerian public square. Yet, there can’t be a more auspicious time to assert its social relevance.


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Atletico Madrid cruised to a 2-0 win over a toothless Sevilla on Saturday in La Liga, increasing the pressure on Julen Lopetegui.
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A frontline politician in Rivers State, Prince Tonye Princewill, has lamented nonstop leadership drift in Nigeria despite the country  attaining the ripe age of 62 years of independent. Princewill, a fomer  governorship candidate of  All Progressives Congress (APC)in the  State, said, he would rather not use language that is incendiary about the country but stated …
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Ukraine said Saturday its forces were entering the key eastern town of Lyman, located in one of the four Ukrainian regions that Russia annexed despite international condemnation.
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Ukraine on Saturday accused Russian forces of gunning down 24 civilians including children in an attack on a road convoy near the recently recaptured town of Kupiansk. On Friday, Ukrainian troops had shown AFP reporters a group of vehicles riddled with bullet holes and several corpses in civilian clothes outside the village of Kyrylivka, a…
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Mikel Arteta insisted Arsenal proved their credentials as genuine Premier League title contenders with an impressive 3-1 win over 10-man Tottenham in Saturday's north London derby. Arteta's side made it seven wins from eight league games this season as they moved four points clear at the top of the table. The 192nd meeting between these…