Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Illegal Police Probe Of Padding Of The 2016 Budget Bill:...

The emergence of Acting Inspector General of Police, Alhaji Ibrahim Kpokum Idris may have unveiled a new dogari policing for Nigeria. That is to...

As budget padding an offence?: Lawyers split over allegation

As budget padding an offence? Two Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SANs) Mallam Yusuf Ali and Sebastine Hon, a constitutional lawyer, believe it is not. To...

Angry judges endure tough governmental challenges

FOR some time to come, Nigerians will remember the Muhammadu Buhari presidency for, among other things, its uneasy relationship with the judiciary. The times...

Justice Saleh’s chivalry

IT is not clear what purpose Justice Dahiru Saleh (retd) hoped to serve when he claimed in an interview with The Interview magazine that...

Estate planning: Focus on wills (2)

Who can write a will? For a will to be valid, the testator must be a legal adult. Who is a legal adult for the...

Bailout Funds: The Controversies, Oversights And…

The House of Representatives recently declared its intent to investigate bailouts funds given to some states by the federal government following allegations of diversion...

NBA Election: Supporters Bicker over Alleged ‘Rigging’

The first Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, electronic voting national election has come and gone, but the dust it raised has not settled. The election...

A Case for Special Courts

That the judiciary system has failed Nigerians in more ways than one is more than an established and immutable fact. Stories of corruption and...

UNPAID SALARIES: Applying The Labour Law

RECENTLY, the House of Representatives made a move to criminalise the non-payment of salaries by state governments. In this regard, state governments which fail...

Tips for Users of Arbitration and Mediation: Part 2 An Effective...

To ensure a dispute resolution agreement is fit for its purpose, the same precautions will apply in both Mediation and Arbitration. However, the focus...

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