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Osun State Judiciary announces Dates for 2019 Annual Vacation

The Osun State Judiciary has announced the dates of its 2019 vacation. In a communiqué signed by the Chief Judge of the State, Hon. Justice Oyebola Adepele Ojo, the vacation begins on Monday, 15th of July and ends on Friday, 13th of September, 2019. This is pursuant to Order 45 Rule 4[d] of the High […]

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50 Young Lawyers to attend NBA-SBL Conference Courtsey Yemi Akangbe

Candidate for Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Lagos branch Mr. Lateef Omoyemi Akangbe announces he will sponsor fifty young lawyers to the 13th edition of the NBA Section on Business Law Conference taking place in Lagos. The Conference, themed Growth Investment and Employment: Beyond Rhetoric, is scheduled to hold at the Eko Hotel […]

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Ekiti State Ministry of Justice Academy to hold Colloquium on Human Trafficking

The Ministry of Justice Academy, Ekiti State is set to host Attorney-General’s colloquium. The theme is “The role of NAPTIP in fighting human trafficking in Nigeria”  Venue: Delight Hotel, Ilawe Road Ado-Ekiti Date: Monday 24th June, 2019 Time: 3:00pm The programme is hosted by the Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr Olawale Fapohunda. The guest speaker is […]

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NBA Lekki Forum makes Impactful Presence at June NEC in Abuja

The recently concluded National Executive Committee meeting of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, held in Abuja , Federal Capital Territory was a grand opportunity for the representatives of the NBA Lekki Forum, Messrs Ayo Ademiluyi and Seymour Omololu Azeez , Secretary and Assistant Secretary of the Forum respectively to push the case for accreditation of […]

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‘I am Grateful’ says 2018 NBA AGC Star Prize Winner as He takes Possession of the Car

Lucky winner of the raffle draw at the 2018 Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Rabiu Ayuba has expressed gratitude to the NBA leadership for making the car prize No Pa reality. Mr Ayuba said this after taking possession of the brand new car. “It is with a grateful heart that I […]

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Are We all Liars? By Hon. Justice Abiodun Akinyemi

Introduction ‘Ye are of your father the devil, and the lusts of your father ye will do. …for he is a liar, and the father of it.”-Jesus Christ. Let me start by expressing my deep gratitude to the Executive and entire members of CLASFON [Christian Lawyers Fellowship of Nigeria] Abeokuta Branch, for counting me worthy […]

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NBA Uyo Branch elects New ExCo, Aniema Etuk emerges Chairman

Members of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Uyo branch today elected a new Executive Committee to steer the affairs of the branch for the next two years. The elections which took place at the Eno Otu Bar Center, Aniema Etuk Esq polled the highest number of valid votes cast to emerge Chairman. Other members of […]

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Governor Yahaya congratulates NBA Gombe Branch Chairman-elect, reiterates Readiness to work with the Bar

Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahya has sent a congratulatory message to the newly-elected Chairman of the State’s branch of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Mr Haruna Yelma and other incoming executives. In a statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Media and Publicity, Ismaila Uba Misilli issued on Thursday, Governor Yahaya tasked […]

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Animal Looters: How Men would pay Dearly for the Sins of Money-swallowing Gorillas, Snakes, Monkeys In Nigeria

Being Slyvester Udemezue’ s shorter epistle to Governor Ganduje In Re “No Gorilla in Kano Zoo, says Ganduje on missing N6.8m” Your Excellency, Governor Ganduje, Sir! It was recently reported that ”Zookeepers Claim Gorilla Swallows N6.8 Million in Kano”(http://saharareporters.com/2019/06/17/zookeepers-claim-gorilla-swallows-n68-million-kano-ganduje-kicks-orders-probe). We later heard that you had instituted a probe into the reported strange (is it really […]

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‘Former Kebbi Female Acting Chief Judge did not choose the Noble Path’ – State Government

Re: Kebbi’s Female Acting Chief Judge Petitions NJC Over Gov. bagudu’s Refusal To Confirm Her For “being Christian” It would have been laughable, if not for the danger it portends for the harmonious coexistence of Nigeria, how almost every public official who finds himself or herself in hot waters as a result of their actions […]

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