Deputy Speaker of Oyo State House of Assembly, Abiodun Mohammed Fadeyi, has called for laws that will curb fake news and regulate social media so as to save lives
International recovery of funds is governed by ‘conflict of laws principles and not local legislation in view of multiple sovereignties involved, Attorney-General of the Federation...
1 Jun 2020
Many people use their phones while walking on the road and in Japan, it has been declared illegal according to the Daily Mail. City councillors in the city of Yamato, in Kanagawa Prefecture, central Japan, are set to vote on a proposal to ban the use of phones while walking after research reportedly showed that…
29 Oct 2019
Two university teachers, Dr. Babatunde Oni and Dr. Anthony Ewere, have called for a review of laws on estate administration. They urged state governments to review their respective Administration of Estate (Small Estates) laws.
20 Oct 2019
Nigeria's quest for industrialisation will continue to be a mirage, except there are stable laws and policies guiding business operations and investments and regulating agencies’ laws are respected.
4 Jul 2019
Despite efforts by successive governments in making legislation against tobacco smoking in public places and the associated dangers, more Nigerians especially the youths are taking up the bad habit. Tobacco is a product prepared from the leaves of the tobacco plant by curing them. The plant is part of the genus Nicotiana and of the…
15 Jun 2018
Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has canvassed a review of obsolete laws in the oil and gas contracts. NEITI’s Executive Secretary, Waziri Adio, made the call at the unveiling of NEITI dashboard in Abuja. He blamed the Federal Government for not being proactive in the review of extant laws guiding multinational oil companies. According…
27 Jun 2016
A little while ago, three of our legislators had their Visas to the United States cancelled because they were accused of unwelcome sexual behaviour while in the US.
18 May 2016
From the Presidency, tax institute, financial and manufacturers representatives, have come unanimous conclusion that the nation’s tax laws need review, while the entire processes are also due for a revolutionised reform.