Lawyers are hardly on the same page on issues of law. They do not ever agree on points of law, on interpretation of laws and what constitutes the letters and spirit of a law. Sometimes the law of evidence is given scant attention. Brilliance, eloquence is everything. Brilliance is defined by how much you know…
Aimed to provide working materials on what is expected of President Bola Tinubu by Nigerians, lawyers have promised to contribute in charting a path and direction for the new administration.
Critical stakeholders have continued to ponder over the need to appraise the usual practice whereby judges across the country observe their long vacation simultaneously in a year.
The wig and gown are the gaps adorned by legal practitioners and judges in courts. It is a compulsory robe worn by lawyers when appearing before superior courts of record in Nigeria. The superior courts of record are established by the Constitution of Nigeria.
15 Dec 2022
“The first thing we do, let’s kill all the lawyers” William Shakespeare, Henry VI, Part 2, Act IV, Scene 2 Tamuno Igbikiberebima is an unlikely star in an action movie. He is a lawyer employed with Nigeria’s national hydro-carbons monopoly. On December 17, 2020, Tamuno was home in Rumuigbo, in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area (LGA)…
15 Nov 2022
Lawyers have called for the adoption of technology and Artificial Intelligence (AI) in legal practice. The call was made at a symposium organised by Odujinrin and Adefulu, a commercial law firm in commemoration of its golden jubilee held in Lagos recently.
13 Oct 2022
Litigants and lawyers at the Lagos High Court sitting at Tafawa Balewa Square were stunned on Tuesday, as they watched a video recording of the lifeless body of the Chief Executive Officer