Lagos settles N1.24bn debt among residents through mediation
The Lagos State Government said it has facilitated the settlement of N1, 242, 765, 569 debt among residents through mediation in the last one year.
Lagos prosecutes 185 cases in 60 days
The Lagos State Government has prosecuted about 185 cases within the months of March and April 2020 from three magisterial districts of Ogba, Ebute-Meta and Ikorodu. This is contained in the monthly report of district prosecutors released by the ministry.In the report, prosecution of the 185 cases was approved after been filtered by the district prosecutors…
Lagos orders release of 11 children from prison custody
Lagos State commissioner for justice and attorney-general, Moyosore Onigbanjo, SAN, has ordered the release of 11 children held in prison custody in the state. Onigbanjo in a statement by the ministry's spokesman Kayode Oyekanmi said the children's imprisonment was contrary to the provision of Section 207 of the Lagos State Child Rights Law of 2015.…
Lagos to issue legal advice within two weeks
Lagos State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Moyosore Onigbanjo (SAN), has reiterated that the time-line for the issuance of legal advice by the Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP) office, Ministry of Justice....
Legal experts task aspiring lawyers on capacity building
Prominent legal practitioners have charged aspiring lawyers to shun materialism and build competence for career enhancement.They made the charge in Lagos last week during a capacity building programme for final year law students of the University of Lagos.