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Eastern Bar Forum Condemns Abduction of Chike Onyemenam, SAN, Calls for His Safe Release

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The Eastern Bar Forum has condemned the recent abduction of bar leader, Mr. Chike Onyemenam, SAN, by unidentified persons last Saturday. The Forum issued the following statement; The Governing Council and distinguished learned Members of the Eastern Bar Forum (EBF) under the admirably dynamic leadership of the Governor of the EBF, His Excellency, Soseipriye LongWilliams, […]

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NBA Benin Branch Chairman, Prince Collins Benson Ogiegbaen, Buries Elder Brother amidst Mourning

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The Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association Benin Branch (The Lion Bar ), Prince Collins Benson Ogiegbaen has buried his Elder Brother – Late Prince Casmir Erhokpadamwen Ogiegbaen, who recently died owing to an ailment. In events which commenced with Service of Songs on Thursday the 12th of September,2019, at the residence of the deceased […]

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Summary of IBA Report on Bullying and Sexual Harassment in the Legal Profession| Download Full Document

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The International Bar Association, IBA report calls time on ‘endemic’ bullying and sexual harassment in the legal profession ‘This important report is a clarion call for urgent action. I urge you to absorb its facts and findings and then make a difference.’ An extract from the Foreword by Julia Gillard, former Prime Minister of Australia […]

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Friends Fete Chief Emeka Ngige SAN on His Appointment as Chairman, Council of Legal Education

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Friends of Chief Emeka Ngige, SAN, recently held a dinner/lecture at The Metropolitan Club, Victoria Island, Lagos to mark his appointment as Chairman, Council of Legal Education. The event was jointly chaired by former Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, President, Chief Wole Olanipeku, SAN, and MTN Nigeria Plc Director/Chairman, National Council on Privatization, NCP, Mr. M. K. Ahmad.  […]

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11th Lawyers’ Table Tennis [Mfon Usoro] Cup: Registration Ongoing as Training begins September 7 @ National Stadium, Surulere

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Training for the 11th Lawyers table tennis Open(Mfon Usoro) Cup will commence on Saturday 7th of September as registration continues. The training will hold from 8:30am every Saturday at the facility of Nigerian Table Tennis Federation, National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos. The finals will be on Saturday 26th of October while preliminaries will begin on 19th […]