Tuesday, June 19, 2018

PALU: How lawyers can stop corruption

The Vice President, Pan African Lawyers Union (PALU), Prince Adetokunbo Kayode, SAN, has said that lawyers can combat corruption by ensuring compliance with existing...

How insurgency affected legal practice in Borno – NBA chair

Barrister Bukar Alhaji Waziri is the chairman of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Biu Branch, in Borno State. He speaks on the challenges facing...

The government and the people

“The composition of the government of the federation or any of its agencies and the conduct of its affairs shall be carried out in...

Olanipekun, Ali, Sholanke, others to bag ESQ Nigerian legal awards

Legal luminaries including Chief Wole Olanipekun (SAN), Malam Yusuf Ali (SAN) and first female Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mrs Folake Sholanke, will be conferred...

Where joint ownership of land is certain, no party has absolute...

The Respondent in this appeal was the Plaintiff before the Ogun State High Court, Sagamu Judicial Division while the Appellant was the Defendant.The facts...

Senate, Efcc and rule of law

The invitation extended to Mallam Ibrahim Lamorde the Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Chair by the Senate committee on ethics, privileges and public petitions...

Is debtors’ list publication legal?

The Central Bank of Nigeria is empowered by the various provisions of the CBN Act to regulate and supervise the activities of commercial banks...

Legal challenges of outdoor advertising

It is indeed with excitement that I take advantage of this privilege to share with you certain issues that are of serious concern to...

Lawyer backs special court for corruption

Lagos lawyer, Babatunde Fashanu (SAN), has thrown his weight behind the move by the Federal Government to establish special courts in the 36...

Lawyers reject death penalty for looters

Labour is pushing for death penalty for treasury looters. But lawyers think otherwise. To them, there are better ways the Buhari administration can fight...

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