Lawyer’s Affair

NBA-YLF Ibadan Branch to Hold Seminar on Use of Social Media by Law Firms

The Young Lawyers’ Forum of the Nigerian Bar Association, will hold a seminar on topic: Social Media Ultimate Guide for Law Firms in Nigeria. Discussant: Mr. Fatai Hammed Date: Oct. 3, 2019 Time: 3:00 PM (WAT) Venue: Mini Hall, Aare Afe Babalola Bar Centre, Iyaganku, Ibadan Attendance is FREE but pre-registration is required.Click here to […]

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NBA Lokoja Branch Elects New Executive Committee Members

The Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Lokoja branch has elected new Executive Committee to steer its affairs for the next two years. The elections were conducted Friday, 20th day of September, 2019, where following persons emerged as branch officials S. S. Owoyomi- Chairman S. T. Momoh – Secretary Joy O. Akinola- Asst Secretary Ibukun Olukotun- Treasurer […]

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NBA Lekki Forum, Area J Command, Agree to Work in Synergy on Security, Issues 7 Days Ultimatum to CBN over New Bank Charges

The Nigerian Bar Association, Lekki Forum paid a courtesy visit to the Area Commander of Area “J” Command (covering Lekki, Ajah, Epe) of the Lagos State Command of the Nigerian Police Force, Assistant Commissioner of Police Gbolahan M. Olugbemi on Thursday, 19th September, 2019. The delegation of the Lekki Forum led by Oladotun Hassan and […]

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Valedictory Speech of Atiku M. Jafar, President of the Law Students’Association of Nigeria 2018/2019

It gives me great pleasure to present this valedictory speech. I specially cherish this moment of relief from a really tasking, but passionate service.The journey has not been easy over the years, but with your constructive support and the unwavering commitment of my ardent members of the National Executive Council, we were able to steer […]

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‘We will have Conferences, Workshops, others to Promote Female Lawyers’ Advancement’— NBA Women’s Forum

The chairperson of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA Women Forum, Prof. Oluyemisi Adefunke Bamgbose, SAN, has given an insight into the measures the Forum will employ in a bid to increase active participation of women in the legal profession and national development. Prof. Bamgbose disclosed this at the inaugural meeting of the Forum during the […]

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Appointment of High Court Judges: Lagos State Judicial Service Commission Calls for Expression of Interest

The Lagos State Judicial Service Commission Friday issued a notice calling on suitable persons interested in being appointed as Judges of the High Court of Lagos State to express such interest in writing within Twenty-one (21) days of the date hereof. The Commission further stated that duch expression of interest should be accompanied by 8 […]

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Anthony Atata urges African Lawyers to Attend AF Sessions as IBA conference Begins in Seoul Sunday

The Co-Chair of International Bar Association, IBA, African Regional Forum, Anthony Atata has urged all African Lawyers who will be in attendance at the annual conference of the IBA in Seoul to attend the sessions of African Regional Forum . Mr Atata, said that the Sessions and themes were well selected to bring value to […]

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Nasarawa Magistrate’s Court Sentences Man to 14 Years Imprisonment for Kidnapping, 4 Years for Unlawful Assembly

The Senior Magistrate of Upper Area Court Nasarawa, Eggon, Abdullahi Shams Shama, Thursday convicted and sentenced one Usman Mohammed and 14 years with hard labour for the offence of Kidnapping contrary to section 274 of the Penal Code, and to four years imprisonment with a fine of fifty thousand Naira for the offence of Unlawful […]

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Women Lawyers Join others to Protest Grim Killings of Young Ladies in Port Harcourt

The demand for an end to the series of killings recorded in Port Harcourt, Rivers State was further pushed by members of the International Federation of Women Lawyers and the African Women Lawyers Association local branches on Wednesday. The protest, spearheaded by the Women in Rotary, Port Harcourt South, had 77 groups and individuals marching […]

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Governor Makinde Nominates Former NBA Scribe, Isiaka Olagunju, as OYSIEC Chairman

Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde, has nominated the immediate past General Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association, Aare Isiaka Olagunju as Chairman of the Oyo State Independent Electoral Commission, OYSIEC. A statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Taiwo Adisa, indicated that the Governor, in a letter dated 18 September, 2019, […]

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