My Grouse: The CJ’s Directive; To Registrars or Learned Brothers?

For every lawyer in active litigation, the news of the recent directive by the Chief Judge of Lagos State to all Registrars that notifications...

Alleged N544m Grass-Cutting Fraud: Court Admits More Exhibits Against Babachir Lawal

A high court of the Federal Capital Territory sitting at Jabi, on Thursday, admitted more exhibits in evidence against the former Secretary to the...

Blasphemy: Appeal Court Overturns Umar Farouk’s 10-Year Sentence

Umar Farouk sentenced last year to 10 years’ jail for “blasphemy” by Sharia court in Kano had his sentence overturned on Thursday by the state’s...

Protesters Storm Ebonyi Court Over Judge’s Recusal From PDP Case

Scores of protesters on Thursday stormed the Abakaliki High Court complex to kick against the judge’s recusal from the suit on the dissolution of...

Give 48-Hour Notice of Adjournment to Lawyers or Face Disciplinary Action – Lagos CJ...

The Lagos State Chief Judge Honoruable Justice K.O Alogba has made it mandatory for all Registrars of Court to notify Counsel and Parties involved...

Industrial Court is Industrially Informed and Abreast of Global Trends – Prof. Agomo

The Emeritus Professor of Labour Law, University of Lagos, Prof. Chioma Agomo has appraised National Industrial Court of Nigeria as a true court of...

Russian Soldier Gets 24 Years In Prison For Shooting Spree

A Russian military court on Thursday sentenced a young recruit to over 24 years in prison for shooting dead eight servicemen, in a trial...

‘Yahoo-Boy’ Sentenced To One-Year Imprisonment In Ilorin

Justice Adenike Akinpelu of the Kwara State High Court on Wednesday convicted a 29-year-old internet fraudster, Ademola Adebukola alias “Holy Ghost” to one-year imprisonment...

Maina Prays Court For Bail Over Health Condition

The former Chairman, defunct Pension Reformed Task Team (PRTT), Abdulrasheed Maina, on Wednesday, approached Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, for...

Lawyers, Litigants Lament Impact Of COVID-19 On Court Proceedings

Lawyers and litigants in Akwa Ibom State have complained that the novel  COVID-19 pandemic has led to delay in the dispensation of Justice. Vanguard Correspondent...