20 Jul 2021
The Federal High Court in Lagos has done justice to Mr Paul Usoro, a Senior Advocate and the immediate past President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) by discharging and acquitting him on some ill-conceived...
24 Jun 2021
The Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed June 25 for judgment in a suit seeking to stop the appointment of 18 new Justices of the Court of Appeal. Justice Inyang Eden Ekwo picked the date yesterday after parties in the matter adopted their processes in relation to the suit. The plaintiff, the Incorporated Trustees…
19 Feb 2021
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), yesterday, closed its case in the N1.4billion money laundering trial of the former president of Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Paul Usoro (SAN).
1 Sep 2020
The Governor of Kaduna State, Mr Nasir El-Rufai was expected to be one of the guest speakers at the 60th annual conference of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) that ended at the weekend.
27 Aug 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari has frowned on the slow pace of trials in the courts and called for reforms that will limit criminal trials up to the Supreme Court...
11 Aug 2020
Since the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) introduced electronic voting in its 2015 constitution, under the leadership of its former president, Mr. Augustine Alegeh (SAN), allegations of electoral manipulations, which characterised its hitherto delegate system
1 Aug 2020
A former president of Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Augustine Alegeh, has urged Mr. Dele Adesina (SAN) and Dr. Babatunde Ajibade to support Mr. Olumide Akpata, who was elected president of the association, yesterday. Alegeh, in a congratulatory message, commended Adesina, a past general secretary, and Ajibade, who contested for the office of president, for their…
25 Feb 2020
The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has condemned the recent attack on Justice Mary Peter-Odili’s residence in Abuja on account of her presiding over the Bayelsa State governorship election judgement that nullified David Lyon’s victory.
13 Jan 2020
A Federal High Court Lagos on Monday, adjourned until Feb. 11 continuation of trial of President of the Nigerian Bar Association, (NBA) Paul Usoro, charged with alleged N1.4billion fraud.
2 Jan 2020
The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) yesterday said for the nation to achieve peace and justice, its leaders must defer to rule of law.
5 Dec 2019
A prosecution witness in an alleged N1.4b money laundering case involving Paul Usoro, President, Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Udom Idongesit, yesterday told Justice Rilwan Aikawa of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi
26 Nov 2019
Legal practitioners in Nigeria have been charged to realign business strategies practiced in law firms to grow and compete favourably with foreign lawyers.