Friday, March 22, 2019

Inconclusive INEC And Inconclusive Democracy (Part 1) By Mike Ozekhome SAN

INTRODUCTION Once again, kindly permit me this week to step down my series on “Accord Concordiale: the continuous search for Nigeria’s elusive unity”. This is...

Right Of Child To Maintenance Under The Law

Sam Okolie Let me start by simply saying that it is the responsibility of every parents to provide financial security for their children, and this...

Why The Ruling Party Must Ensure An Equitable Spread Of All...

(COMPLIANCE WITH THE FEDERAL CHARACTER PROVISIONS OF THE 1999 CONSTITUTION DOES NOT DEPEND ON VOTING PATTERNS DURING ELECTIONS) I humbly suggest that in order that...

Decongesting The Political Space: Invoking The De-Registration Clause Under The 1999...

The first legal provision on deregistration of Political Parties post 1999 general election is contained in section 78(7) of the Electoral Act, 2010. The...

The Pendulum: Tribute to Pius Adesanmi By Dele Momodu

Fellow Nigerians, it is very difficult to write this tribute to a man one knew as a friend, colleague and brother, Professor Pius Adesanmi....

RE: INEC Has No Basis In Law To Review Declared Results...

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has no power in law to withhold the certificate of return of any candidate declared as winner of...

Can INEC Legally Withhold a Certificate of Return? – By Jiti...

INEC for good cause , in our considered view, may withhold or refuse to issue a certificate of return to a candidate in an...

Review Of The Secured Transaction In Movable Asset Act 2017: Challenges...

INTRODUCTION The role of small and medium scale enterprises in building and sustaining a Nation’s economy cannot be overemphasised. Small and medium scale enterprises constitute...

Can lawyers, please, save us by serving just as counsel?

By Jimanze Ego-Alowes One is at a loss whether to blame the TV stations, their show hosts, or just the interloper professionals, especially the lawyers....

Time for us to be Nigerians, again

Abimbola Adelakun Shortly after President Muhammadu Buhari was sworn in in 2015, I visited an elderly man, and we got talking about the country....

Nigerian Parliament

INEC setting evil and dangerous precedence with inconclusive polls–Dogara

… says those who seek power to oppress like Hitler will meet their Waterloo The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has...

NBA

NBA-SBL Collaborates With ILFA To Hold “Banking And Finance Academy”.

As part of its commitment to capacity building, the Nigerian Bar Association Section On Business Law (NBA-SBL) in collaboration with ILFA is organizing "Banking...