Tag: SAN

National Assembly Has No Power To Summon President Buhari Says Malami

Suleiman Idris- December 9, 2020

President Muhamamdu Buhari of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has recorded tremendous success in containing the hitherto incessant bombing, colossal killings, wanton destruction of lives ... Read More

Ensure equal Access to Justice for All, AGF tasks Legal Aid Council

Suleiman Idris- December 3, 2020

…Lauds access to justice fund initiative The Honourable Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN has charged the Legal Aid ... Read More

Malami Welcomes CPJ Report, says Nigeria Vows to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists

Suleiman Idris- November 2, 2020

Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN said that the Federal Government of Nigeria vowed to end impunity for crimes against ... Read More

Olumide Akpata emerges NBA President, pledges transformational leadership

inno.korie- July 31, 2020

A former Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association Section on Business Law, (NBA-SBl) Mr Olumide Akpata, has emerged the 30th President of the NBA. Akpata ... Read More

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

Osinbajo reveals Buhari’s next plan

admin- April 2, 2019

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, said focus of the Buhari administration in the next four years will be to address, among other things, the deficiencies ... Read More

Presidential polls: Nigeria’s date with destiny – Osinbajo

admin- January 9, 2019

The February 16, 2019 Presidential election will be Nigeria’s date with destiny as it will determine whether the country will make progress or go back ... Read More

List of Newly Elevated SANS in Nigeria

AMT Tanimu- July 13, 2018

The Legal Practitioners‘ Privileges Committee (LPPC) yesterday elevated 31 legal practitioners to Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SAN). Chief Registrar of the Supreme Court, Mrs Hadizatu ... Read More

FG Displays Riffles, Ammunition, Other Items Recovered From Dasuki’s Residence In Court

Abdul Jimoh- May 23, 2018

The Federal Government on Tuesday, displayed rifles, ammunition, and other items recovered from the Abuja residence of former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, at the ... Read More

We Are Working With The Us Government On Repatriation Of Corruption Proceeds – VP Osinbajo

Abdul Jimoh- August 29, 2017

The Buhari administration has reached out to the US government to step up its assistance in ensuring that corrupt officials don’t get a safe haven ... Read More

N450m Scam: Witness Reveals How Belgore Shared Diezani’s Bribe Money

Abdul Jimoh- June 9, 2017

N450m Scam: Witness Reveals How Belgore Shared Diezani's Bribe Money A prosecution witness, Usman Zakari, an investigator with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFFC, ... Read More

Osinbajo Signs Two New Laws To Ease Access To Credit For MSMEs

Abdul Jimoh- May 30, 2017

Osinbajo Signs Two New Laws To Ease Access To Credit For MSMEs *As part of Ease of Doing Business reforms, National Assembly forwards legislations for ... Read More

EFCC Re-Arraigns Ex-FCT Minister’s Son For N1.2bn Fraud

Abdul Jimoh- May 30, 2017

EFCC Re-Arraigns Ex-FCT Minister’s Son for N1.2bn Fraud Shamsudeen Bala, son of a former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Bala Mohammed, was on May ... Read More

How Low Income Earning Nigerians Can Own Houses For N30, 000 Monthly

Abdul Jimoh- May 30, 2017

Ag President On How Low Income Earners Can Own A House *Ag. President details FG’s Social Housing Programme The Federal Government has started a N100 ... Read More

It’s Hard Work That Makes Nations Great, Says Acting President Osinbajo

Abdul Jimoh- May 25, 2017

It's Hard Work That Makes Nations Great, Says Acting President Osinbajo   *Acting President meets middle-level civil servants on the implementation of Executive Orders. Acting ... Read More

President Buhari Extols First Female SAN, Chief Folake Solanke, On 85th Birthday

Abdul Jimoh- April 3, 2017

Chief Folake Solanke SAN Femi Adesina, Abuja; President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates eminent lawyer, administrator and the first female Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Chief Folake ... Read More

Metuh Seeks Suspension of N400m Fraud Trial

Abdul Jimoh- March 23, 2017

Olisa Metuh Seeks Suspension Of His Trial The trial of Olisa Metuh, a former spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, continued on March 22, ... Read More

FG Issues Fresh Directives To Accelerate Implementation Of PMB’s New Vision For Niger Delta

Abdul Jimoh- March 21, 2017

Implementation Of Niger Delta Development By FG *Presidency gives contractors 30 days to return to site or face prosecution *Presidential-level visits to remaining oil-producing States ... Read More

Acting President Osinbajo Mourns DR. Onukaba

Abdul Jimoh- March 7, 2017

Acting President Prof Osinbajo Mourns DR Onukaba   Laolu Akande, Abuja; Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has learned with sadness the tragic death of Dr. ... Read More

It’s Utterly Ridiculous To Say I Bribed Justice Ademola At President Buhari’s Behest – Kola Awodein SAN

AMT Tanimu- February 22, 2017

Femi Adesina, Abuja: A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Kola Awodein, has reacted to news making the rounds that he gave Justice Niyi Ademola of ... Read More