17 Dec 2019
Stakeholders have called on law firms to train lawyers on digitalization to enable them to meet up with the present-day demands.
19 Nov 2019
Experts have decried the flagrant violation of the rule of law by governments, institutions, and lawyers in the country.
13 Nov 2019
The “secret trial” of a journalist and human rights activist, Agba Jalingo, began yesterday in Calabar with journalists, lawyers and others allegedly locked out. The publisher, who is believed to be incarcerated by Governor Ben Ayade...
6 Nov 2019
Lawyers and teachers who are affected by the Cross River State alleged delisting of names from civil service payroll yesterday protested in Calabar.
1 Nov 2019
Concerned members of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Ota branch, Ogun State and some residents have condemned the deplorable state of the roads within the town.
22 Oct 2019
The Network of Capital Defence Lawyers has charged Nigeria to respect the right to life and the decisions of the ECOWAS Court of Justice and the Lagos High Court on the death penalty.
8 Oct 2019
The chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association Section on Business Law (NBA-SBL), Mr. Seni Adio, (SAN) has tasks lawyers to be steadfast and upright in discharging their professional duties.
9 Sep 2019
The FCT High Court on Monday resumed regular Court activities marking the end of the annual vacation. The vacation which began on July 8 and ended on Friday, Sept.6, was announced via a circular and signed by the Chief Judge of FCT High Court, Justice Ishaq Bello.
27 Aug 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari has called on lawyers to continue to protect the rule of law while delivering their services to the nation. Buhari made this call yesterday at the opening of the 59th Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) themed ‘Facing the Future’.
31 Jul 2019
Some senior Nigerian lawyers have criticised the threat by the National Assembly to take over proceedings in the Edo State House of Assembly if the governor refuses to make another proclamation to inaugurate the Assembly afresh. Governor Godwin Obaseki had earlier inaugurated the Assembly with 12 of the 24-member lawmakers absent.
4 Jun 2019
The chairman of the 2019 Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Lagos Branch annual law week planning Committee, Mr. Tola Oshobi (SAN) has assured prospective participants that the technical sessions have been fashioned to add immense value to every lawyer’s practice.
8 Apr 2019
Not less than 50 senior lawyers in Bauchi State have offered free legal services to defend the governor-elect, Bala Mohammed of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), at the tribunal. Body of Bauchi Lawyers of Conscience (BOBALAC) made this known in a statement signed by the chief convener, Shipi Rabo, and secretary, Musa Abdullahi, in Bauchi yesterday.…