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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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Bata, American gods and the Legal Protection of Africa’s Heritage

Bata, American Gods and the Legal Protection of Africa’s Heritage By Ese Grage, Esq. Bata is a Yoruba dance made popular by Alaafin Sango, an…

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Posted in Analysis Business

Boom and Bust: 50 Big Tech Revealed in the Pandemic [Visualization]

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a huge influence on the economies of many countries, so much so that the current financial score of many brands…

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Posted in Analysis Tax Law

Finance Act 2020: The Key Changes in Tax Landscape

Introduction The Finance Act, 2020 was signed into law by the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Muhammadu Buhari, CGFR on Thursday, December 31,…

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Posted in Analysis Business

Stemming the Tide of Corruption in PPP Procurement Processes

Being a paper delivered by Yusuf Ali SAN FCiarb (UK), FCiarb (Nig), FSPSP at the virtual conference organised by Yusuf O. Ali & Co. In…

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Farmers-Herdsmen Crises: Understanding the Confines of Freedom of Movement and Residency in the Light of Extant Law on Ownership and Control of Lands, Forests in Nigeria

By Udems (On A Special Day of Love, Out of Love For Beloved, Loving, & Lovely Nigerians) Memory Verse: “A major duty legal [academics,] researchers…

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Nigerian Court’s Bailiffs: Significance, Shortfalls and Need for Improvement by Heads of Court to Aid the Administration of Justice

By Hameed Ajibola Jimoh, Esq. The duties and significance of bailiffs in Nigerian courts in the administration of justice system cannot be overemphasized. Much as…

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Re-Opening of Lekki Toll-Gate: Panel Acted against the Law

by Opatola Victor, Esq.  Recently, there has been a major uproar on the decision of the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry  on Restitution and…

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Posted in Analysis Legal

Cryptocurrency is still not Illegal in Nigeria: A Digital Rights Lawyer’s Perspective by Olumide Babalola

I chose this caption advisedly, in spite of my understanding of the Central Bank of Nigeria’s letter dated February 5, 2021 prohibiting “dealing in cryptocurrencies…

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Combating Governance Crises through Justiciability of Chapter II

By Mack Ogbamosa The crises arising from the recent EndSARS protests have again brought to the fore the need to have a government that will…

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Data Protection and Intellectual Property: A Global Approach to Dissecting Emerging Legal Issues

The Need for Data Protection in the Modern World According to OECD in 2015, data is seen as the very infrastructure underlying the modern digital…

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The Fundamentality of Due Diligence in Choosing Arbitral Institutions

INTRODUCTION This paper attempts to discuss the arbitral institutions and the considerations parties and counsel must contemplate in selecting an arbitral institution, which is a…

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Offshore Oil and Gas on the Gulf Coast: Mitigating Risks with Data

 “This article is originally posted on Sofar Ocean” In 2016, the US offshore oil and natural gas industries—which are heavily concentrated in the Gulf of…

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Legislative Drafting Process v. Legislative Process: Conceptual Clarification by Wukatwe Charles Wakji, Esq.

Legislative drafting process refers to those steps, drafting instructions or policies of government go through in the hand of the drafter for it to be…

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Can the Society Survive without Legal Practitioners?

By Ewulum Ifechukwu Christopher Introduction.  If we have never been in a situation where we needed the help of a lawyer, we  may not have…

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