Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Legal Aid Council of Nigeria opens 19 law clinics, trains 5,500

No fewer than 19 law clinics that will provide legal services free of charge to the poor and vulnerable have been established in Kaduna...

Supreme Court of Nigeria Gives Reasons for Affirming Mandatory Use of...

On Friday November 14, 2015, the Supreme Court of Nigeria gave reasons for its decision made on October 27, 2015 to allow the cross-appeal...

Fake lawyer faces another jail term in Rivers

A convicted fake lawyer identified as Pastor Alpha Judge, who was released from prison on Thursday, may be heading back to the gulag if...

Mockery of justice

IN COURT, lawyers hold sway. They do all the talking, while the rest of us watch them in action. But takes individual style to...

‘Nigerian legal practice needs reinvention’

World Trade Organisation (WTO) gave the responsibility of developing its international rules and policy to the International Bar Association (IBA). The body handling this...

NBA is Providing a Leadership Role for African Bar Associations

The task of administering the National Secretariat of the Nigerian Bar Association can only be described as challenging and demanding. With over 80,000 members...

No backlog of NBA stamps – Afam Osigwe

Mazi Afam Osigwe is the General Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA). He was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1999. He speaks...

Supreme Court affirms that failure to affix NBA Stamp on a...

In a judgment delivered today in Appeal No. SC/722/15 All Progressives Congress (APC) V. General Bello Sarkin Yaki, the Supreme Court upheld the 2nd...

CHIEF GODWIN OBLA, SAN (LAWYER) I Began Law Practice in Kano...

Interviewed by Funke OlaodeWhat influenced you into studying law? As a child, I argued about everything. I always knew that I wanted to be a...

Nigerian Bar Association Unified Multipurpose Identification (UMID) Card

The Nigerian Bar Association is introducing a Unified Multipurpose Identification (UMID) Card known as the NBA Bar Card.This smart card will contain all the...

Nigerian Parliament