Lawyers' News

Eastern Bar Forum Honours Governor Wike, Commends NBA Calabar Branch over Doggedness in the Face of Illegality

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The Nigerian Bar Association, Eastern Bar Forum, EBF, this morning at the opening session of her last quarterly meeting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, honoured the Governor of the State, Chief Nyesom Ezenwo Wilke with an award for his continuous support to the Forum and the Nigerian Bar in general. The award was presented by […]

NBA News

Adesina Ogunlana Storms PortHarcourt, Graces EBF Meeting Opening Party

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Adesina Ogunlana, the immediate past Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Ikeja Branch and presidential aspirant with #RadicalAgenda2020 and #ProgressiveBar2020 has stormed the oil-rich city of Portharcourt to interact with participants at the Quarterly Meeting of the Eastern Bar Forum holding at the NBA Portharcourt Bar Centre. Mr. Ogunlana graced the opening party held […]


Assault on Olakunle Karimu: Court Rules Young Lawyer’s Presence in Office to Demand Arrears ‘Unauthorised’, Holds Former Principal ‘not Liable for Police Actions’ |Full Judgment in Karimu v. Olawore

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The High Court of Lagos has ruled that a young lawyer who was brutalised by the Police [called in by his former principal] cannot hold his ex boss liable for the assault meted on him. Recall that on June 29, 2018, a video recording went viral, depicting Olakunle Karimu Esq being assaulted by men of the […]

Goodwill Messages

EBF Quarterly Meeting: Okey Leo Ohagba Wishes Members Fruitful Deliberations in Their Quest to Rebuild the Forum, NBA

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I write with profound joy to felicitate with the EBF Governor, S. Longwilliams Esq., Governing Council, leaders and distinguished members of the Eastern Bar Forum on this occasion of the EBF QUARTERLY GENERAL MEETING, holding here in the Garden City from the 15th to the 16th of November, 2019. As I welcome you, dear colleagues, […]

Career Development

NBA Abuja 23rd Discussion Series| November 20, 2019| Pension for Lawyers: Opportunities for Practice and Retirement

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Nigerian Bar Association

The 23rd Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Abuja Branch (Unity Bar) Discussion Series themed “Pension for Lawyers: Opportunities for Practice and Retirement” is set to hold on the 20th November 2019. According to the NBA Abuja Branch Chairman, Mr. Folarin Aluko, this 23rd Edition of the critically acclaimed series was designed to highlight practice opportunities in […]