Thursday, April 18, 2019

National Industrial Court, Lagos Dvision, Delivers Landmark Judgment On Work Place...

By: Faruq Abbas, MCIArb (UK) Mr. X commenced a lawsuit against Company Y at the National Industrial Court (NIC), Lagos (Suit No. NIC/LA/265/2015) seeking, inter...

The Service of the Originating Process of the Court on the...

It is settled law as held by the Supreme Court in the instant appeal that the service of an Originating Process of the Court...

Danger As Corruption Creeps Into The Supreme Court Of Nigeria By...

The Supreme Court decision that upheld the dubious and fraudulent elections that took place in Rivers, Akwa Ibom and Abia States has sent a...

Wearing Of Custom Uniform By Comptroller General: The Legal Perspective

On Tuesday, the 14th of March 2017, the social media was awash with reports that Col Hameed Ibrahim Ali Rtd wrote a letter to...

Synoptic Review Of Administration Of Criminal Justice Act, 2015

The introduction of the new Administrastion of Criminal Justice Act (2015) remains the bold and decisive measure to tackle the delay in the dispensation...

Land Acquisition And Land Revocation In Nigeria: Land Use Act...

By Isaac Opatewa And Samson Obaro There is no gainsaying the fact that human society all over the world is heavily dependent on land...

Neo-Biafra Agitation, Nigeria’s Territorial Integrity and the Right of Self Determination...

“The phrase is simply loaded with dynamite. It will raise hopes which can never be realized. It will, i fear, cost thousands of lives… What a calamity...

Lawyers divided over “holding charge

A coalition, Civil Societies Network Against Corruption (CSNAC), has petitioned the National Judicial Council (NJC), over the directive by the Chief Judge (CJ)of...

Successful Plea of Self Defence under the Penal Code

"Self-defence is a complete defence under the Criminal Code and the Penal Code, and a successful defence of self-defence, leads to the discharge and...

NBA V Ofomata: On The Use Of Title ‘Barrister’ –By Sylvester...

Read Mr. Sylvester Udemezue’s opinion on the recent controversial case of NBA v. Ofomata (2017) 5 NWLR (Pt. 1557) 128 at 133 which...

Nigerian Parliament

As oil producers, we should frustrate sale of electric cars in...

Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has said that, as an oil producing country, sale of electric cars in Nigeria should be frustrated. “This will enable...

NBA

NBA Ota’s Bar And The Bench Forum: Economic Problem, A Reason...

* Says Legal Practitioners Do Not Realize That They Are Perfecting An Art Of Self Sabotage Among Themselves *Says Sanctions In The RPC Are Rarely...