Tuesday, June 19, 2018

NBA urges FG to tackle illiteracy, unemployment to end insurgency

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), on Friday, advised the Federal Government to employ available means to counter insurgency and human rights violation in the...

Allegations against Okiro: Our regrets – Comfort Obi

She did not hide her deep seethed anger and resentment over the lingering issue of alleged sleeze recently levelled against the Chairman of Police...

NBA Aba chair seeks lower cost of litigation

The new Chairman of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Aba branch, Kenneth Nwakanma, said he would ensure that the high cost of litigation...

Free movement of legal practice within ecowas states

1.0 IntroductionThe Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) was established at the time civil society...

Femi Falana denies praising Jonathan’s anti-corruption style

A Lagos-based human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), on Wednesday denied claims that he hailed former President Goodluck Jonathan’s approach to war against...

Buhari to probe 2nd Niger Bridge contract

Diko, who spoke to State House correspondents after making presentations to President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, stated that the Ministry of...

NBA to help Fayose recover stolen funds

The Nigeria Bar Association yesterday said it was ready to partner with Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State to recover funds allegedly looted during...

Panel to probe Amaechi begins sitting in Port Harcourt

The probe panel set-up to investigate the immediate past administration of Rivers State, Rotimi Amaechi has said it is not out to witch-hunt anyone.Chairman...

Don’t turn NJC to a customary court, civil society tells CJN

THE Civil Societies Coalition for the Emancipation of Osun State (CSCEO) has cautioned the National Judicial Commission (NJC) not to give room for politicians...

Why ICPC seized property of Niger Delta ministry officials —Nta

The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Mr Ekpo Nta, has clarified the reason behind the seizure of 24...

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