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Managing Africa’s ‘Second Busiest’ Judiciary

Managing the Lagos State Judiciary, reportedly Africa’s second busiest, is no mean task. The person on whose shoulders the task falls is  the Chief...

New Federal High Court Practice Direction Reintroduces Default Fee for Fundamental Right Enforcement Actions

A new Practice Direction issued on Tuesday, 26th of October, 2021 by the Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Honourable Justice J.T Tsoho...

[Download] New Court of Appeal Rules

Download the New Court of Appeal Rules  below: Court of Appeal Rules 2021a  

Draft Insolvency Regulations 2022: CAC Calls for Comments, Input [Download]

In pursuance of its powers under section 867 of the Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA) 2020, the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) has developed...

Proposed Public Hearing on Amendment of LPA, Others – Why Lawyers Should Care

A one day Public Hearing on the following Bills: Legal Practitioners Act Cap, LFN 2004 (Repeal And Re-enactment) Bill, 2021 (SB.815); Legal Education (Consolidation,...

Understanding the Licensing and Regulatory Framework for Payment Systems and Cryptocurrency in Nigeria

By Babatunde Oyewole INTRODUCTION In recent times, financial technology (also known as FINTECH) companies have gained prominence and acceptability within the Nigerian financial/banking environment. This is...

CAC Issues New Certificate Of Registration to NYCN, Reconstitutes Its BoT

The Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) has issued the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) with a new certificate of registration and reconstitute the new...

Court Declines Lagos State’s Bid To Collect Cinema Tax

A Federal High Court in Lagos has declined to stay execution of a 2018 judgment barring the Lagos State Video Censors Board (LSFVCB) from...

Download: Lagos State Judiciary E-Filing User Manual

In a recent interview with Channels Television, the Chief Judge of Lagos State, Honourable Justice K.O Alogba hinted that the one of the set...

BREAKING: Court Orders Banks To Unfreeze #EndSARS ‘Promoters’ Accounts

A Federal High Court in Abuja has set aside the order it made on November 4, 2020 freezing accounts linked with some promoters of...