Monday, August 20, 2018

‘Busybody’ can enforce another person’s rights — Appeal Court

The Lagos Division of the Court of Appeal has overturned an October 9, 2012 judgment of a Lagos High Court, Ikeja (reported by this...

Plaintiff in libel case puts his reputation at stake

Case: Arik Air Nigeria Limited vs Punch Nigeria Limited and Ors Court: Federal Capital Territory High Court, Abuja Judgment delivered by: Justice S.C. Oriji Date: June 21,...

Born-Before-Computer (BBC) And Graft-Oriented Policies And Injustices Against NOUN And Other...

Born-Before-Computer (BBC) And Graft-Oriented Policies And Injustices Against NOUN And Other Public Institutions In Nigeria: Enough Is Enough! (Concluding Part) (Onitsha Nigeria, 27th July 2016)-Recall...

NBA ELECTIONS: How Lawyers Will Vote By Femi Adekunle

Nigerian lawyers will this weekend head to the polls to elect national officers to run the affairs of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) for...

Sanitise Constituency Projects

Revelations that in the 2016 Appropriation Bill, Nigerian lawmakers allocated obscene amounts of money to themselves to purportedly execute thousands of fictitious ‘constituency projects’...

Nasarawa Salary Conundrum And Al-Makura’s Review Model

The Nasarawa State government and the state chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) have been at loggerheads in the past few weeks following...

Court lacks jurisdiction where plaintiff has no locus standi – Part...

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF NIGERIA HOLDEN AT ABUJA ON FRIDAY, THE 15TH DAY OF JANUARY, 2016 BEFORE THEIR LORDSHIPS SULEIMAN GALADIMA JUSTICE, SUPREME COURT JOHN I....

Anti-graft war: Judiciary’s cross

The anti-graft war is very dear to President Muhammadu Buhari. He does not want anything to stand in its way. Last Monday, he charged...

War against corruption: Role of judiciary, state and society BY MAGNUS...

I would like to commence this intervention with the very cryptic statement by president muhamadu Buhari at the opening ceremony of the 55th Annual...

NBA ELECTION: Before It Is Too Late

As the NBA election draws closer, the issue it has thrown up remained largely unaddressed. No doubt the biennial political exercise provides a veritable...

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