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Breaking: Lagos Magistrate Mrs. Bimbola Komolafe Passes On

Magistrate Bimbola Aoko Komolafe a Lagos Magistrate is dead. Details of her death are still sketchy but a source close to Mrs. Komolafe revealed that...

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...

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...

SAD: Okada Rider Kills Ibadan NBA Leader

As the legal community in the country mourns the death of the former chairman of the Ibadan branch of Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) and...
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Fallen Legal Heroes: Hon. Justice Chukwudifu Oputa, CFR, JSC

Hon. Justice Chukwudifu Akunne Oputa, CFR, JSC (Also known as Socrates of the Supreme Court) (September 22, 1924- May 11, 2014) was born into...

LASU Law Loses One of Its Finest – Rest On LA

Faculty of Law, Lagos State University (LASULaw) and indeed the legal profession in Nigeria lost one of its finest to the cold hands of death....

Former Chief Judge of Taraba State Justice Adamu Aliyu Passes On

Retired Chief Judge of Taraba State, Honourable Justice Adamu Aliyu is dead. Justice Aliyu who was the second Chief Judge to govern the affairs of...

Fallen Legal Heroes: Hon. Justice Sir Egbert Udo Udoma

Sir Egbert Udo Udoma (21 June 1917 – 2 February 1998) was born in Ete, Ikot Abasi, a town on the right bank of...

Kidnapped Lawyer, F.O. Onwuachi Reportedly Killed

Kidnapped NBA Branch member Mr. F.O. Onwuachi has been reportedly murdered by his kidnappers. The report of Mr. Onuwachi's kidnap was made public on the...

Former Chief Judge of Lagos Rtd. Justice C. O. Segun Passes On

Retired Hon. Justice Christopher Olatunde Segun, former Chief Judge of Lagos State is dead. According to report, the late jurist died on Saturday, 16th March,...