Tag: lawyers

Don’t Defend Kidnappers, Terrorists at All Cost – SAN Advises Lawyers

Henry Solomon- June 25, 2019

To mark the final day of the Nigerian Bar Associations Law Week, Kaduna chapter, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Wole Ogunbiade, has advised lawyers not ... Read More

#InPhoto Fashola, Tambuwal, Wike At The Nigerian Bar Association Annual Conference Opening Ceremony

Henry Solomon- August 21, 2017

Minister of Power, Works and Hosuing, Babatunde Fashola, Sokoto state Governor Aminu Tambuwal and Rivers state Governor Nyesom Wike were all the opening ceremony of ... Read More

Accusers Cry Foul As Cosby Plans Sex Assault Seminars

Henry Solomon- June 24, 2017

Bill Cosby plans to conduct a series of free public seminars about sexual assault this summer, his spokesman said days after a Pennsylvania judge declared ... Read More

Acting President Attends NALT 50th Anniversary In Anambra (Pictures)

Henry Solomon- June 13, 2017

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo attended the 50th Anniversary of the NIGERIA ASSOCIATION OF LAW TEACHERS (NALT) in Anambra. Pictures below shows the Acting President's ... Read More

Lawyers Advocate Increased Mediation In Labour Cases

Abdul Jimoh- March 31, 2017

Ayuba Waba, Labour Leader Some lawyers on Friday in Abuja stressed the need for increased mediation and reconciliation in labour cases in line with the ... Read More

Re: EFCC Tackles NBA President

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 29, 2016

Wilson Uwujaren, Head, Media & Publicity, 29th August, 2016: The attention of the EFCC has been drawn to the reactions that have trailed its statement ... Read More

Nigerian Bar Association to Federal Government: allocate more resources to education, equip military

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 29, 2016

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has urged Federal Government to adequately fund university education in the country. It also urged the government to equip the ... Read More

Saraki Congratulates New NBA President

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 2, 2016

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, congratulated the newly elected President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Mr. Mahmoud Abubakar, SAN, and other ... Read More

INEC To Await Court’s Decision On PDP’s Candidate For Edo 2016

Henry Solomon- July 9, 2016

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it would wait for the final outcome of court cases in deciding on Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s candidate ... Read More

Former PDP Spokesperson Olisa Metuh Agreed To Return N400m He Received From Ex-NSA Dasuki, Trows Support For Anti- Corruption War

Abdul Jimoh- June 30, 2016

PHOTO CREDIT: pmnewsnigeria.com The former spokes person of Peoples Democratic party has agreed to return the 400 million naira he was accused of receiving from ... Read More

VP Yemi Osinbajo: The Future Of Nigeria Depends On The Elites

Henry Solomon- June 23, 2016

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has again harped on the significant role elites play in the development of a country like Nigeria, saying the weight of ... Read More

Sagay, Falana Task Lawyers, Others on Anti-Graft War

Abdul Jimoh- June 16, 2016

Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee on Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay, SAN, has charged lawyers and professionals in the financial and private sectors, to see themselves as ... Read More

Dissloved PDP NWC Seek Legal Advise On Outcome Of The Convention

Henry Solomon- May 23, 2016

  The dissolved National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has commenced consultation on the outcome of the Saturday's Port Harcourt national ... Read More

Indonesia Ignores Criticism, To Resume Executions Of Drug Traffickers

Henry Solomon- April 8, 2016

Indonesia government says it would resume executions of prisoners on death row for drug trafficking and murder. Attorney General, Muhammad Prasetyo, said this in Jakarta. The ... Read More

Lawyer Calls For Use of Whistle-Blowers To Fight Corruption

Henry Solomon- February 19, 2016

Some youths holding a banner to show support for the fight against corruption (Photo: Internet) Mr Olajide Olakanmi, the Rector of the Pan-African Institute of ... Read More

President Buhari Seeks Timely Dispensation of Justice

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 24, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari is advocating a comprehensive agenda in order to reform the country’s judiciary. Speaking earlier today at the opening of the 2015 All ... Read More