Monday, July 16, 2018

Security Agencies, Lawyers, Judges Involve In Delay Of Corruption Cases –...

Some Abuja-based legal practitioners say all stakeholders such as anti-graft agencies, the prosecutors, private lawyers, and prison officials should be blamed in the delay...

Return Tenure System In Public Service

When the administration of former President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua approved specific reforms in the public service of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in 2009,...

Apologise Now, IGP Idris

• By throwing unfounded allegations at his predecessor, IGP Ibrahim Idris has made a reckless start to his tour of duty Inspector-General of Police (IGP),...

Judicial Reprive for Students Nationwide Students Now Free to Challenge Expulsion...

Reprieve came the way of all students in Nigeria, from the Court of Appeal, Akure Division, on July 11, 2016, when the court, in...

Are journalists giving judges hell?

It was Thomas Jefferson who said if it were left to him to choose a government without newspapers or newspapers without a government, he...

Institute wants Amendment to Nigerian Arbitration Law

The Nigerian Institute of Chartered Arbitrators says the Arbitration and Conciliation Act 1988 is due for an amendment as it longer meets current realities...

So long a wait for NOUN law graduates

Since the Bachelor of Laws degree programme of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) commenced in 2004, over 400 students that have graduated...

Dictatorship and the legislature

By Muhammed Adamu “The American founders believed that a constitution that placed unlimited power in a legislative majority will inevitably result in tyranny, instability and...

Looters’ plea bargain proposal to FG sparks debate

In this report, RAMON OLADIMEJI captures the mixed views of lawyers on whether the Federal Government should consider plea bargain for cooperating treasury looters Nigeria...

Staff retrenchment: Illegality of Labour Minister’s directive to banks

The recent threat by the Minister of Labour, Dr. Chris Ngige, to revoke the operating licences of any bank or telecommunication company that retrenches...

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