International Bar Association
Research from the International Bar Association (IBA) has shown that one in three female legal professionals will be subject to abuse during their careers.
7 Nov 2021
University Press Plc has confirmed the appointment of two Independent Non-Executive Directors to its board. They are Her Royal Majesty (Dr.) Josephine A. Diete-Spiff and Joseph B. Daudu (SAN).
4 Jun 2019
On June 1, 2015, Professor Ephiphany Azinge (SAN) was appointed a member of the Commonwealth Secretariat Arbitral Tribunal (CSAT) for a period of four years. He has just been re-appointed for another term of four years as a nominee of the Federal Government of Nigeria. This write-up is meant to situate the re-appointment of Professor…
13 Oct 2018
A legal practitioner to human rights has declared a Nigerian human rights lawyer, Mr. Adeola Austin Oyinlade, winner of the International Bar Association (IBA) award for outstanding contribution for 2018. The prestigious award was presented to him at this year’s IBA conference in Rome, Italy. Oyinlade, the first Nigerian and second in Africa to win…
10 Oct 2018
The International Criminal Court (ICC) has said its investigation of human rights violation in Nigeria would end soon. It stated that investigators would in no time submit their findings on the inquiries initiated against the country over alleged gross abuse of citizens’ rights. ICC prosecutor, Dr Fatou Bensouda, made the disclosure yesterday during a conversation…
11 Oct 2016
We can use international conventions. We know that America has always presented itself as a country that fights corruption. Even within the framework of America, tax evaders are arrested and prosecuted.
27 Sep 2016
Some Nigerian delegates at the on-going International Bar Association (IBA) Conference in Washington DC, have called on the international community to desist from harbouring stolen funds from Nigeria and other African countries.