Posted in Law Reports

Whether there can be Sufficient Identification of Person by His Voice

NAFI’U SAMAILA v. THE STATE CITATION: (2020) LPELR-52448(SC) In the Supreme Court of NigeriaON FRIDAY, 18TH DECEMBER, 2020Suit No: SC.585/2017 Before Their Lordships:OLABODE RHODES-VIVOUR                                                 Justice of the Supreme…

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Posted in Law News

Lagos Court Stops Imposition of Levies on Computer Village Traders

A Lagos State High Court has barred Iyaloja-general Folasade Tinubu-Ojo from imposing levies on traders at the Computer Village, Lagos. The development comes over a…

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Posted in NBA News

NBA: Notice of NEC Meeting

The meeting of the National Executive Committee of the Nigerian Bar Association will will be held at 11 am on 18 March 2021. Read more…

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Blockchain technology in elections
Posted in Commentaries Politics

Imo, the Supreme Court Jurists and the Ills of Democracy

by Eberechukwu Lebechi As Imo State government dig deep its status, and the question of democratic leadership raises again, many are wondering how Imo State…

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Posted in Law News

ERA/FoEN: Nnimmo Bassey and Agents to Face Contempt of Court

Former Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN), Arc. Nnimmo Bassey and a former staff of ERA/FoEN Chima…

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Posted in Condolences

MULAN FCT-Abuja Commiserates with Hon. Justice Kafarati’s Family over Death of Jurist

Innaa Lillaahi wa innaa illaihi raajiun! [From Allah we come, to Allah we return] On behalf of the members and the executives of MULAN FCT-Abuja…

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Posted in Legal Personality Tributes

Tribute to Hon. High Chief Paul Olubunmi Olugbade by Oludayo Olorunfemi

My Dear Effizy aka Bros Pauloooo, Tribute to Hon. High Chief Paul Olubunmi Olugbade, Apeluwa of Ilawe Kingdom. How do I begin to write a…

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Posted in Articles

‘No Amnesty for Bandits, Insurgents’: President Buhari Declares

President Muhammadu Buhari has ruled out any form of amnesty or pardon for bandits and Insurgents by Nigeria’s government. The President made this declaration at…

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Posted in Law News

Jigawa State Governor Signs Law Approving Death Sentence for Rapists

The Governor of Jigawa State, Muhammad Badaru has assented to a bill stipulating stiffer punishment for rapists. The new Violence Against Persons Prohibition Law stipulates…

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Posted in News

CAC Denies Requesting Validation of Accounts of Companies, Business Names and Incorp. Trustees

The Corporate Affairs Commission, CAC, has denied a statement making rounds that the Commission is requesting validation of accounts of business names, companies and incorporated…

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Posted in Lectures Legal Personality

UNILAG Exaugural Lecture Holds Today as Prof Chioma Agomo Retires

Renowned law teacher and first female Dean of Faculty of Law, University of Lagos (UNILAG), Prof. Chioma Kanu Agomo will today deliver an Exaugural* Lecture…

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Posted in News Security

MULAN Gombe: ‘We Condemn Attack on Muslims in Billiri Town, Culprits must be Prosecuted’

The Muslim Lawyers’ Association of Nigeria (MULAN) Gombe State Branch has condemned the recent targeted attack in Billiri town in the state. MULAN Gombe Branch…

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Posted in Case Extract

When Locus Standi is a Question of Law and when It is a Question of Fact| Regd. Trustees, A.S.P. & M.D.A. v. John

An insight into the Court of appeal landmark decision. PARTIES IN FULL:REGISTERED TRUSTEES OF AUTO SPARE PARTS AND MACHINERY DEALERS ASSOCIATIONMR. DANIEL OFORKANSIV.MR. OBOJIFOR OBINNA…

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Posted in Letters

Letter to the 40 Year Old New EFCC Chairman

Dear sir, Your appointment has been clouded in conspiracies and ethnic-religious bias, so you can only imagine the expectations that faces you right now. You…

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Posted in Analysis Legal

Prime Issues on the Edo State House of Assembly

By Douglas Ogbankwa Esq. The suit at the Edo State High Court was already pending when in December 2019, when Hon Okiye and Co. purported…

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