Nigerian Law School
COVID-19 takes shine off call to bar ceremony
Deprived of the usual pageantry, the Body of Benchers last week admitted a total of 1,785 candidates into the Nigerian Bar, having passed the January 2020 Bar final examinations...
Nigerian Law School calls 1, 785 candidates to Bar
A total of 1, 785 candidates were yesterday called to the Nigerian Bar, having passed the January final examinations conducted by the Nigerian Law School under the supervision of the Council of Legal Education.
AGF report alleges financial impropriety in law school
The Office of Auditor General of the Federation has uncovered multiple financial fraud in the Nigerian Law School. The infractions ranged from outright misappropriation to spending without approval and necessary appropriation.
Locating Kyari amid search for who oversees Buhari’s presidency
With the election of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aso Rock, the seat of Nigeria’s presidency, took a different dimension from what it was in the preceding 16 years of the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) administration.
CJN calls 866 barristers, solicitors to bar
Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammadu, yesterday unveiled 866 students of the Nigerian Law School as barristers and solicitors to the Supreme Court of Nigeria. Speaking at the ceremony that held at the International Conference Center, Abuja, the CJN cautioned the newly admitted lawyers to the Nigerian Bar to shun acts capable of…
The Ph.D holder now acting CJN, Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad
Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad (CFR) was born on December 31, 1953 and hails from Doguwa in Giade Council of Bauchi State.
Amasa, others to address ISI Muslim girls in Ibadan
Nigerian Law School Hijab heroine, Barr. Firdaus Amasa will join other prominent Muslim professional women to address the Muslim girls of International School Ibadan (ISI) on Sunday in Ibadan. In a statement by the Chairman of ISI Muslim Parents Forum, Abdur-Rahman Balogun, stated that the one-day sensitization programme entitled: ``Be Firm’’ will hold at the…
Every lawyer is a potential leader
We thank God Almighty for sparing our lives to witness these Call to Bar Ceremonies. I have the pleasure of welcoming you all to this unique occasion, which marks the formal admission of the new wigs into the legal profession in Nigeria. I felicitate with you (the new wigs) for the successful completion of your…
Federal Government and destinies of NOUN law graduates
Sir: The imbroglio between the Council of Legal Education (CLE) and National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) over admission into the Nigerian Law School...
I’m not under any pressure to resign, says Obono-Obla
Mr Okoi Obono-Obla, Chairman, Special Presidential Investigation Panel on the Recovery of Public Property, has denied reports that he was under pressure to resign, saying the “purported report is false, baseless and wicked”. Obono-Obla said on Thursday in Lagos said that the matter in question that necessitated the report was in court. Obono-Obla, a senior…