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Tribute: Exit of a Courageous Jurist – Justice Idris Legbo Kutigi

On March 3rd, 2014, the then president of Nigeria, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, appointed a former Chief Justice of Nigeria, retired Justice Idris Legbo Kutigi,...

Former Chief Justice Idris Kutigi Passes on at 78

Former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Idris Kutigi is dead. Niger state commissioner for Information, Danjuma Sallau said Kutigi died in a London Hospital. He was 78...

Fallen Legal Heroes: Chief Bode Thomas

Chief Olabode Akanbi Thomas was a Nigerian lawyer, politician, statesman and traditional aristocrat. He was born in October 1919 to the family of Andrew Thomas, a...

Fallen Legal Heroes: Sir Adeyemo Alakija

Oloye Sir Adeyemo Alakija, was born Placido Adeyemo Assumpçao in Lagos, Nigeria on 25th May 1884 to the family of Marculino (sometimes called Elemeji) and Maxmilliana Assumpcao;...

Lawyer Slumps, Dies in Court in Anambra State

Mr. E. Onuzulike (aka Okwuluora) a member of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Awka Branch is dead. He was reported to have slumped and...

Aguma was a Shinning Star, Declares Rivers State Executive Council

Members of the Rivers State Executive Council have described the Late Attorney-General of Rivers State, Hon Emmanuel Aguma (SAN ) as a shinning star...

FIDA Lagos Mourns the Death of its Member, Chinyere Ibeneme

The Lagos Branch of the International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) Nigeria mourns the death of Chinyere Ibeneme, a dedicated FIDA member who died...

Fallen Legal Heroes: Emmanuel Chinwenwo Aguma, SAN

Turbulent situations bring out the best in men and throw up the best of men. If the Emmanuel Chinwenwo Aguma (SAN), had lived in...

Aguma Memorial Lecture: Azinge Condemns Use of Security Agencies to Rig Elections

Former Director General of Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, Professor Epiphany Azinge has declared that the use of forces of coercion to undermine...

Painful! Oge Okoye 2017 ESUTH Law Graduate Dies During Childbirth

Oge graduated from the Enugu State University of Science and Technology class of 2017 and subsequently attended the Nigerian Law School Kano Campus and...