Lawyer to sue NNPC over Maximum Age Recruitment Rule

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An Abuja-based lawyer, Pelumi Olajengbesi, has vowed to institute an action against the management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, over age limit rule for applicants for its vacancies. Mr Olajengbesi described the particular rule as “discriminatory”, therefore contravenes the provisions of the Nigerian Constitution. In a letter addressed to the Group Managing Director, […]


Paul Usoro SAN appointed as member of Committee on Judiciary, Legislature Autonomy

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President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Paul Usoro, SAN, has been appointed as member of the Presidential Implementation Committee on Autonomy of State Legislature and State Judiciary. President Muhammadu Buhari constituted the committee in line with the 4th Alteration to the 1999 Constitution. According to statement issued by the Special Adviser to the President,  Media […]

Legal Opinion

Can Saraki Be Impeached By 2/3 Of 1/3 Senate Members Present In A Senate Sitting? A Legal Opinion By Pelumi Olajengbesi Esq

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  (TAKE NOTICE, this is a constitutional position and not the political view of the writer) Following with keen interest the arguments for and against the rumored attempts to impeach Bukola Saraki the Senate President of Nigeria. I must reiterate at this point that I don’t believe that there is any need for the impeachment […]