Young lawyers charged to imbibe integrity, hardwork
Nigeria’s first female Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Chief Folake Solanke, Chief Wole Olanipekun (SAN), Mr Layi Babatunde (SAN) and many others have admonished young lawyers to imbibe the virtue of integrity and hardwork in their practices.
Solanke charges senior lawyers on pupillage
The first female senior advocate of Nigeria, Chief Folake Solanke has implored senior lawyers who utilize the services of young lawyers in pupillage to pay them adequately.
Lawyer urges ICAN to lead campaign against dirty naira notes
A female Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Folake Solanke has asked the Society of Women Accountant of Nigeria (SWAN) to lead a campaign against dirty Naira notes.
Solanke urges young lawyers to imbibe reading culture
The first female senior advocate of Nigeria, Chief Folake Solanke has urged young lawyers to cultivate the habit of reading veraciously if they must make a success of their careers.
Legal icon, Folake Solanke, wants two-year paid internship for fresh lawyers
Folake Solanke, Nigeria’s first female senior advocate, wants fresh out of law school lawyers to go through a mandatory two-year paid apprenticeship before they “dive into practice.” Going through this two-year traineeship, according to the 85-year-old senior counsel, will significantly reduce cases of misconduct and use of unprofessional language among lawyers. Mrs Solanke expressed this…
Solanke, first female SAN, makes living legends’ portraiture
A not-for-profit visual documenting initiative, Living Legend, has announced Chief Folake Solanke (SAN), as its 7th icon.
Easy money responsible for Nigeria’s underdevelopment, says El-Rufai
El-Rufai also blamed the parlous security situation in the country on the central policing system and shortage of personnel at the Nigerian Police Force.