SURPRISINGLY, POLICE OFFICER MUST WITNESS ALL COMMUNICATION BETWEEN LAWYER AND ARRESTED SUSPECT. Although, lawyers are authorised to have private and privileged communication with clients, where a lawyer is to communicate with an arrested suspect, such communication or legal advice must be done in the presence of a police officer or any officer of the security agency having custody of the arrested suspect. My authorities are sections 14(3), 494 and 495 of the Administration of Criminal Justice Act, 2015 and other similar laws across States in Nigeria. You can download for free the above mentioned laws/regulations with the link below after the comment box. #CriminalJusticeMonday #DailyLawTips #SabiLaw #LearnNigerianLaws Feel free to reach the author, ask questions or make inquiries on this topic or any other via [email protected] or [email protected] or +2348037665878. NOTE: Sharing or modifying or publishing this publication without giving credit to Onyekachi Umah, Esq. and “” is a criminal breach of copyright and will be prosecuted. Please share this publication till it gets to those that need it most. Save a Nigerian today! To receive our Daily Law Tips for free follow our Facebook page, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube via “@LearnNigerianLaws”. This publication is the writer’s view not a legal advice and does not create any form of relationship. You may reach the writer for more information. Powered by]]>

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