14 Nov 2020
Harsh reactions have continued to trail the indiscriminate arrest, persecution and harassment of Nigerians perceived as organisers of the recent #EndSARS protest. Already, some members of the panels set up
8 Nov 2020
Sir: Seniority is one of the chief hallmarks of the legal profession in Nigeria. Seniority makes precedence and by tradition and training, lawyers, no matter how cantankerous they get, know when to invoke seniority and what to do when seniority is invoked. This tradition of seniority giving rise to precedence in the legal profession naturally…
17 Sep 2020
An international oraganisation, Lawyers Without Borders France, has secured three court judgments in favour of three victims of torture in Imo and Enugu states.
28 Aug 2020
The Muslim Lawyers Association of Nigeria (MULAN) has frowned at the dis-invitation of the Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai as a speaker in a Panel Session at the forthcoming 2020 Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Annual General Conference (AGC). The Association stated that the leadership and critical stakeholders of MULAN had seriously constrained itself…
29 Jun 2020
Following the inauguration of the caretaker committee of the All Progress Congress (APC) last week in Abuja by the Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami
2 Jun 2020
The Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Kazeem Alogba has charged senior lawyers to assist the juniors to get facilities that will help them participate
12 May 2020
An association of lawyers under the aegis of the Open Bar Initiative (OBI) has petitioned the President, Muhammadu Buhari, asking him to reject the list of 33 judges
9 Feb 2020
What could have provoked the beating of a female lawyer to the point of coma inside her office by four police officers? Was it actually her refusal to provide an alleged victim
13 Jan 2020
Professionals have attributed Nigeria’s economic downturn largely to unfavourable government policies and unreliable power supply.
4 Jan 2020
Lawyers in Aku, Igbo-Etiti local council of Enugu State, yesterday dismissed as “diversionary and hypocritical” the ultimatum issued by the Coalition of Civil Society Organisations
29 Dec 2019
In 2003, the Nigerian chapter of PEN International published Melody of Stones, its first anthology of Nigerian writing
17 Dec 2019
Legal experts have charged lawyers and justices to unite against alleged rights violations and abuse of power by the government.