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21 Sep
Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has revived its Bar Journal by publishing two issues after four years of its non-existence.
14 Sep
The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has set up a N100 million Medical Fund for it members who cannot benefit from the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) or whose ailments do not qualify as “critical ailment” under its policy with Leadway Assurance.
24 Aug
The President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Mr. Olumide Akpata has unveiled the Association’s partnership with the foremost LegalTech Company, LawPavilion, to provide an efficient legal research tool known...
6 Apr
Stakeholders in the temple of justice have often clamoured for quality judgment and acceleration of justice delivery in various court levels across Nigeria.
6 Apr
The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has urged the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) to reconsider its planned nationwide strike scheduled to commence today.
30 Mar
Former Education Minister, Dr Obiageli Ezekwesili, has said that Nigerians must imbibe a culture that embraces diversity, mentorship and transparency as factors to help eliminate barriers...
25 Mar
The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has published a list of the membership of standing and ad-hoc committees to aid its service delivery. President, NBA, Olumide Akpata, in a statement, said the list aims to create a functional association that works for the members and the society.
19 Feb
The National Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) is seeking collaboration with the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) in the anti-corruption war.
12 Feb
The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has filed a suit to challenge the extension of the tenure of the Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu by President Muhammadu Buhari. The suit was filed against Buhari, the Federal Republic of Nigeria, the Police Service Commission, and Adamu. "The NBA’s position in the Suit is that Mr Adamu…
9 Feb
The National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) is partnering the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) to provide health insurance coverage for about 100,000 legal practitioners across the country. This was the outcome of a courtesy visit led by the NBA President, Mr. Olumide Akpata on the executive secretary NHIS, Prof. Mohammed Sambo, at the Scheme’s headquarters in…
19 Jan
The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has set up a 13-member committee for the purpose of taking up public interest litigation on its behalf.
5 Jan
The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) president, Olumide Akpata has said that better laws would be made for the advancement of the society.


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