NBA Secures Expedited Approvals for Lawyers Attending IBA Conference

The United States Embassy  is open to approving all requests for expedited appointment for members of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), who are planning...

Court of Appeal Set to Appoint 16 New Justices- Calls for Expression of Interest

The Nigerian Court of Appeal is set to appoint sixteen (16) new justices of the court of appeal. The above was revealed in a notice...

Three EFCC Prosecutors, 59 Others Elevated to the Rank of SAN

The Legal Practitioners’ Privileges Committee (LPPC) has elevated 62 lawyers to the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN). Among them are three lawyers prosecuting for...

NIC Resumes from 2022 End of year Vacation Nationwide

Regular Court Activities resumed Wednesday, 28th September 2022 at the National Industrial Court of Nigeria (NICN) nationwide. The resumption marked the end of the...

NBA-SBL Inaugural Bar-Bench Forum of Employment Law Practitioners with NIC Judges Holds Oct. 7

The NBA-SBL’s Committee on Employment, Labour and Industrial Relations Committee (“EIRC”) is happy to announce the inaugural Bar-Bench Forum of employment and labour law...

Two Years After Validation Workshop: Data Protection Bill 2020 is Nowhere to be Found

By Bright Elolue In the wake of what could be termed the data explosion, the government of Nigeria sprung up to action by introducing the...

Senate Passes Bill to Increase Court of Appeal Justices from 90 to 110

The Senate on Tuesday passed a bill amending the Court of Appeal Act 2013 increasing the number of Justices of the Court of Appeal...

The National Industrial Court Acted Without Jurisdiction in Granting the Injunctive Relief Against ASUU

By Professor Abiola Sanni, SAN Sometime in October 2009, the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) entered into an agreement with the Academic Staff Union of...

NBA Asks EFCC to Punish Operatives who Invaded Appeal Court Justice’s Home

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has condemned the invasion of the home of a  Presiding Justice of the Court of Appeal, Kano Division, Justice...

Senate Confirms Ariwoola as CJN

The acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Olukayode Ariwoola, was screened and confirmed by the Senate as the substantive head of the Judiciary arm...