Governor tasks lawyers on professionalism
Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has urged members of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) to always maintain professional standard and continue to champion the cause of the under privileged...
NBA ex-president, Olanipekun worried about vote buying
Former President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Chief Wole Olanoipekun (SAN) has expressed sadness over incidences of vote buying by politicians across political parties in the country. Olanipekun said such practice could only further impoverished the people. In an interaction with the media recently, the erstwhile NBA president also said President Mohammadu Buhari should not…
Let's be concerned about the poor, Wole Olanipekun tells leaders, wealthy Nigerians
Renowned lawyer and ex-President of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Chief Wole Olanipekun (SAN), has urged wealthy Nigerians and leaders to be concerned about the plight of the under privileged, saying they should stop being: " self centred, self opinionated, narrow minded, and so restrictive in reasoning."
Justice summit to honour Mahmoud, Bello, other jurists
The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Criminal Justice Reform Committee has unveiled plans to honour leading jurists and other stakeholders who have distinguished themselves in promoting criminal justice reform in Nigeria.
Climate change threatens livelihoods of 130m Niger Basin inhabitants
Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, has said the livelihoods of over 130 million people living in the Niger Basin were at risk of climate change and other environmental challenges.
Noel, Sefolosha banned for drug offences
Dallas Mavericks player Nerlens Noel and the Utah Jazz's Swiss star Thabo Sefolosha have been suspended for five games each for violating the NBA's anti-drug program, the league said Tuesday. A brief statement from the league said Noel's suspension would begin immediately, starting with Tuesday's game against the Portland Trail Blazers. Sefolosha's ban will begin…
NBA section on legal practice holds conference
The Nigerian Bar Association – Section on Legal Practice (NBA-SLP) is slated to hold its conference between April 12 and 13, 2018 in Port Harcourt, River State.
Don canvasses robust capacity building for lawyers
Former deputy director general of the Nigeria Law School, Prof Ernest Ojukwu (SAN) has called for intense capacity building for lawyers.
New land use charge legally, economically unfair, says NBA
Chairman of the Ikeja Branch of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Adesina Ogunlana, in this interview with BERTRAM NWANNEKANMA, explains why the NBA is against the 2018 Lagos State Land Use Law. Why is the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) against the new Lagos Land Use Charge Law? We are against it for two fundamental reasons-…
Nigerian Bar Association’s Lagos branch fetes activist Tunji Gomez at 90
The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Lagos Branch is rolling out the red carpet to celebrate one of its foremost elders and veteran Bar activist, Pa Tunji Gomez who turns 90 years on March 18, 2018.