Home Columns Echoes From The Court Room

Echoes From The Court Room

Court Room Drama: The Silk vs The Senior Orator

By Ifeanyi Clement Nweke The judge spoke softly but strongly. His words hung in thin air as he stared down at his courtroom, scantly sprinkled...

Abuja Magistrate Orders Lawyer to be Handcuffed, Jailed for Interrupting, Challenging Him

An Abuja Magistrate, Ibrahim Mohammed has ordered policemen at the court to arrest and handcuff a lawyer, Eburu Ekwe Barth, for challenging him on...

Echoes From The Court Room: “My First Court Appearance”

Do you still remember your first court appearance? Was it pleasant or did it leave you wondering whether you made a mistake choosing to...

Policemen Indicted for Murder Ordered by Court to Appear before it

The High Court sitting in Warri has ordered Delta Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice to make available the police officers indicted for the...
Court-images

Court Proceedings Disrupted by Lack of Electricity, Diesel for Court’s Generator’

Scores of litigants, including lawyers and witnesses, on Wednesday left the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Nyanya, Abuja, disappointed after the...

Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa Reminisce on His First Day in Court as SAN

One of the recently elevated Senior Advocates of Nigeria, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa SAN has reminisced with pride the activities that marked his first day in...

Some Very Annoying Unconventional Behaviours Creeping into the Nigerian Courtrooms

There are some very irritating and highly denigrating behaviours that some lawyers engage in while in the courtroom. Those behaviours leave one wondering whether...

From the Archives: Weird Types of Lawyers You Meet in the Courtroom

The courtroom is where lawyers ply their trade. It is there you will see them displaying and brandishing their advocacy skills. Well, in this...

Echoes from the Courtroom: 7 Ways to Annoy a Judge

Judges are wonderful people. They are as different as their names and their faces in their approach to lawyers and litigants alike. While some...

The Whisperer – Robert Egbe

It is a strange thing to see a judge’s naked head. But you can watch The Whisperer’s shiny smooth crown almost every time His Lordship’s...