The Commander Guards Brigade, Brigadier-General Musa Yusuf has initiated the first all-female inter-unit silent drill and weapons handling competition for the Brigade to test their reflexes with arms. Continue reading “Sights, sounds of Guards Brigade’s first inter-unit competition for females”
He attended secondary school at the popular Dennis Memorial Grammar School (DMGS), Onitsha from 1953-1957 and quickly enrolled for Advanced Level in History, Economics, and British Constitution (now called Government), graduating successfully. Continue reading “Meet grandpa who was Call to Bar at 80”
The Nigerian Embassy in New York has fallen on bad times. For months, workers have not been paid. Neither is the embassy able to repair its air conditioners, the only source of air since the windows of the imposing glass house cannot be opened. Visitors now wait outside the building while their passports are being processed, writes Adeola Fayehun, who visited the embassy in New York. Continue reading “Nigerian Embassy in New York broke”
Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Dr Ali Ahmad, and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Lateef Fagbemi, has expressed divergent views on how the funds recovered from looters should be shared. Continue reading “SAN, Kwara speaker disagree on recovered funds’ sharing”
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says in spite of its many challenges, the Nigerian judicially is still one of the best around the world.
Osinbajo, who is a professor of Law and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, was reported to have said this at a recent merit award ceremony organised in honour of Justices of the Supreme Court by the publisher of the electronic law report, LawPavilion. Continue reading “Nigerian judiciary, among the best – Osinbajo”
MANIFESTO OF DESMOND YAMAH, LLM.
AN ASPIRANT FOR THE OFFICE OF THE GENERAL SECRETARY
NIGERIAN BAR ASSOCIATION
IN THE JULY 3OTH AND 31ST NATIONAL ELECTION OF THE NIGERIAN BAR ASSOCIATION
The former President of Nigerian Bar Association Joseph Daudu SAN’s son Paul Dauda,got married on Saturday to Victoria Minimah in a grand wedding in.Abuja Continue reading “Former President of Nigerian Bar Association Joseph Daudu SAN’s son Paul Dauda,got married on Saturday to Victoria Minimah in a grand wedding in.Abuja”
On September 19, in Abuja, the Legal Practitioners’ Privileges Committee (LPPC) of the Body of Benchers will confer the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) on 22 lawyers, including three academics. Legal Editor, JOHN AUSTIN UNACHUKWU, profiles some of them. Continue reading “Behold the new SANs”
Tope, daughter of Chief Wole Olanipekun SAN/Former President of the Nigerian Bar Association and Demola, son of Mr. Dele Adesina, SAN, got married in a grand wedding in Lagos yesterday. Continue reading “Tope & Demola, former Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) President, Chief Wole Olanipekun, SAN to son of former NBA General Secretary, Deacon Dele Adesina, SAN . in Lagos”
Pictured is the Executive Secretary, Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Commission (NCPC), Dr . Uja Tor Uja, his wife of over 35 years Berry and their five beautiful children, all girls, all lawyers. One of them was called to the Nigerian Bar yesterday. Continue reading “Nigerian couple who have 5 children, only girls and all of them lawyers!”