Friday, March 22, 2019

Justice In The Crypt By Olatunji Ololade

Chthonian vigour becomes the fetish of the legal profession. Or whatever is left of it. The logic and rigour of the Rule of Law incinerate...

Digital Challenges And The Legal Profession By Hussaini Sani Esq

By Hussaini Sani Esq The bourgeon technological advancements are causing significant disruptive challenges at all levels of our economy, including the old age traditional legal...

COURT OF APPEAL: PO On Criminal Matter Must Be Heard And...

The court of Appeal of Nigeria, Kaduna Division has held that Preliminary Objection touching on jurisdiction in criminal matter must be heard and determined...

Buhari’s Reelection And Matters Arising By Carl Umegboro

PRESIDENTIAL candidate of All Progressives Congress, President Muhammadu Buhari polled 15,191,847 votes to defeat his closest rival, Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples’ Democratic Party...

Wanted: Better Life For Women In Marriages By Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa,...

On Friday, March 8, 2019, the world rose in unison to celebrate the International Women’s Day, deliberately set aside to highlight the social, economic,...

Inconclusive Elections : What The Law Says

The Electoral Act 2010 empowers INEC to cancel an election where there is a basis for it. Section 53 (1) provides: “(1) No...

Election Tribunal: Lawyers Divided Over ‘Technicalities’

With the Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and his party, lodging their petitions before the Presidential Election Petitions...

Nigeria 2019: Notes from the Field By Reuben Abati

Whoever came up with the wise saying that Nigerian politics is dirty deserves an award for perspicacity. I have just returned from that dirtied,...

Client Cryptocurrency Payments May Pose Ethical Risks for Lawyers

* Law firms increasingly accepting cryptocurrency as payment * But there are potential risks including how federal regulators view it, ethics lawyers warn Law firms can...

NBA President And The GS On The Petition Against Umar SAN:...

Background Facts: There has been a hue and cry amongst lawyers over a petition written against Aliyu Umar SAN, who is currently prosecuting Onnoghen, the...

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...