Friday, August 17, 2018

Did the IGP truly overhaul SARS as directed by Osinbajo?

By Chinedu Asadu On Tuesday, Acting President Yemi Osinbajo ordered Ibrahim Idris, inspector-general of police, to overhaul the police special anti-robbery squad (SARS) with immediate...

Senator Attai Aidoko Sir, legal quests or legislation?

By John Paul Recently, I embarked on a journey to Ugbamaka lgah, the ancestral home of senator Attai Aidoko representing Kogi East in the senate....

Kemi Adeosun And The NYSC Saga By Carl Umegboro

Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun has been in the eyes of the storm over her exemption certificate from the National Youth Service Corps...

Interpretation Act: A Law More Than An Act By: Hameed Ajibola...

The Interpretation Act by its Long Title is ‘An Act to provide for the construction and interpretation of Acts of the National Assembly and...

EFCC’s missteps over Benue accounts

Last week, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) froze bank accounts belonging to the Benue State government. The Benue State government claimed that...

Blurring of legislative conventions

Lekan Sote Although those who defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress may have done so for self-interest, those who argue that Bukola Saraki, who...

Refusal Of Previous And Current Presidents To Appoint An Indigene Of...

As a necessary prelude, section 147(1)&(3) of the constitution is to the effect that there shall be offices of ministers and the ministers shall...

Dauragate And The Shame Of A Nation By Reuben Abati

The international community must be wondering what kind of people are actually in charge in Nigeria. The relationship between the legislature and the executive...

Lawyer’s Relation With One Another: An Advice To Opposing Lawyers Not...

Some occasions experienced in courts’ proceedings where lawyers engage in exchange of words to one another even in the open court, including when they...

Legality Of EFCC’s Freezing Of State Govts’ Accounts

By John Chuks Azu The freezing of accounts belonging to the Benue and Akwa Ibom State governments by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission...

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