Time was when the judiciary commanded the respect of all and sundry in the Nigerian society, and its pronouncements were seen and received by many as something akin to vox dei.
Former Director General of the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (NIALS), Prof. Epiphany Azinge (SAN) has called on the judiciary to shun rascality in churning out ex parte orders in political matters.
11 Aug 2020
The Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academic, Research, Innovation and Strategic Partnerships (ARISP) of Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti, Professor Damilola S. Olawuyi, has called on governments at all levels to fully embed the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) into COVID-19 economic recovery plans. Prof. Olawuyi made this known during an online workshop organised by the…
20 Feb 2020
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), and the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (NIALS), have decried the high rate of piracy, armed robbery, and other maritime crimes on the nation’s waterways.
8 Oct 2019
Lawyers in the country have been charged to deepen their skills in the use of oral advocacy, generation, and presentation of electronic evidence. Those will help lawyers be in a position to advance the cause of their clients in view of the emerging trend in Information and Communication Technology (ICT).
30 Sep 2019
Prominent Nigerians have advocated sustained alumni funding to tackle the rot in the education sector across the country.
21 Nov 2017
The Nigeria Society of International Law (NSIL), has suggested that international law should be made a compulsory course in LLB degree programme in the Universities.
24 Oct 2017
Former Director General, Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (NIALS), Professor Epiphany Azinge (SAN), has advocated the abolition of state of origin and indigeneship from the Constitution.
17 Oct 2017
Former Director General, Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (NIALS), Professor Epiphany Azinge, has advocated abolition of state of origin and indigeneship from the constitution.
16 Aug 2017
Saturday, August 19, 2017, is designated World Photo Day, which will be commemorated all over the world to draw attention to the importance of photography as a creative endeavour in the narratives of the evolution of human communities.
11 Jul 2017
I personally do not subscribe to the notion of “Biafran state” out of Nigeria. At least, it can be appreciated that the geographical entity Chief Odumegwu Ojukwu conceptualized in 1967 is not the same as the present South East as constituted.
27 Jun 2017
The Nigerian Bar Association Section on Business Law (NBA-SBL) is very worried about the dwindling fortunes of legal education and practice in Nigeria. The section is not only worried about the situation...