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Legal Luminary Profile: O. C. J. Okocha, MFR, SAN, JP

Onueze Chukwujinka Joe Okocha, MFR, SAN, JP, DSSRS was born on the 29th of June 1953. He attended College of Immaculate Conception (CIC) Enugu...

In House Counsel: Ways to Manage External Law Firms

The successful management of the relationship with outside counsel often involves a delicate balance between cooperation and oversight. External law firms generally offer special...

Woman Facing Murder Charge for Killing Cat

A local court in Karachi, Pakistan, directed the police department on Friday to register a case against a woman who crushed a cat under...

Fallen Legal Heroes: Chief Theodore Ezeobi SAN

Ononenyi Chief Theodore Anachuna Ezeobi was an accomplished lawyer a quintessential gentle man, the Lawyer’s Lawyer, a dedicated Bar man, teacher and mentor and...

Six Things the In House Counsel Want from External Counsel

The existence of an in house counsel (company secretary/legal adviser or just a legal counsel) in a company does not make the services of...

Legal Luminary Profile: Prof. Monye Felicia Nwanne

Prof Monye Felicia Nwanne is a Professor of Law at the University of Nigeria. She started her academic career at the Anambra State University...

My Grouse: Dear CJN, Just Before Your Trial Commences

Dear CJN Hon. Justice Onnoghen, Can I call you Gramps? Straight to the point, I am not happy about this thing that they are doing to...

FIDA Taraba Secretary Laraba Dabon Passes On

Mrs. Laraba Dabon, Secretary International Federation of Female Lawyers (FIDA) Taraba State and the wife of Magistrate Dabon of the Taraba State Judiciary is...

Justice Uwani Musa Abba Aji: From Gashua to the Supreme Court

Any Nigerian that was politically aware in the 1990s would be familiar with the name Gashua. For these crops of Nigerians, the images that...

Poetic Side: The Lord Earls – Bolaji Ramos

In the beginning… There was Common Law, Common Law was there. There was Law Common, Law Common was there. But Lord Earls Cried foul of Common Law’s harshness And Law Common’s...