Professor Muhammed Tawfiq Ladan is a professor of Law at the ABU Zaria. In this interview, he speaks on President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption war, Dasuki/ El-Zakzaky and sundry other issues.
After 44 years at the Bar Chief Gabriel Nkadi Osakwe has undoubtedly earned the esteem and accolade of recognition as a fulfilled legal practitioner. As he turned 70 recently he shared his experience on a wide range of issues of contemporary importance to the country and legal practice in a conversation with May Agbamuche-Mbu, Jude […]
It was the same day, May 26, 2016 in the same city … but a different event. It was indeed a marathon day for the Learned Silk, Abubakar Balarabe Mahmoud, SAN as he trudged the Garden city of Port-Harcourt in his drive for the upliftment of the standards of the legal profession in Nigeria.
A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr. Joe Gadzama, on Monday urged lawyers and law enforcement agencies not to collaborate or mislead leaders into disobeying court orders.
• SAN presents book A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Dr. Oladapo Olanipekun, has called for the review of the Banks and Other Financial Institutions Act (BOFIA) of 1991.
It may perhaps be useful to herald this piece with a scenario that played out at the High court in Minna, Niger state; Defendant/Applicant: Your lordship, we are challenging the competence of this suit and we summit that this court is robbed of jurisdiction. The NBA stamp/seal on the Writ of summons (an originating process) […]
Prof. Egerton Uvieghara, a retired academic has taught a number of judges on the Bench of the Appellate and High Courts in the country. The 80 -year old Professor emeritus and pioneer Chairman of the Nigeria Copyright Commission (NCC) in this interview with WALE IGBINTADE speaks on the declining standard of legal education and the […]
Human rights lawyer and one of the pro-democracy activists in the post-June 12, 1993, political struggle, Mr. Femi Falana, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, tells LEKE BAIYEWU about the political events between the infamous annulment of the election and now
A total sum of N2.33trn was allocated to the Presidency, National Assembly and the Judiciary within the last 10 years, figures obtained from the Budget Office of the Federation have revealed. This is based on the allocations approved in the budget by the National Assembly within the 2007 and 2016 fiscal periods.
PROFESSOR Itse Sagay, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, is the Chairman of the Presidential Committee on Anti-Corruption. In this interview, Sagay reviews the Muhammadu Buhari administration in the last one year and opines that a lot has changed for Nigeria. Excerpts: