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...

Justice Akanbi Buried amidst Tributes

Former Appeal Court President and Pioneer chairman of the independent Corrupt Practices and other related Offences Commission (lCPC) Justice Mustapha Akanbi who died early...
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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...

Former Enugu CJ, Prof. Umezulike Passes On

Former Chief Judge of Enugu State, Justice Innocent Azubike Umezulike has died in a London hospital. Justice Umezulike who is also a Professor of  Land and...

Fallen Legal Heroes: Sir Olaniwun Ajayi, KJW (1925 – 2016)

Sir Olaniwun Ajayi KJW, was a Barrister of the Inns of Court of England, Solicitor and Advocate and Notary Public of the Supreme Court...

Justice Kutigi and His Judicial Legacy – Ahmed Gambo Saleh

In as much as I candidly appreciate encomiums passed, the various descriptions of life and times by several people of Justice Idris Legbo Kutigi,...

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...

Tribute to Justice Mohammed Saifullahi Muntaka-Coomassie (1946-2017)

One of the major news last week in the judiciary was that on the death of Justice Mohammed Saifullahi Muntaka-Coomassie (rtd) on 12 October,...

Service to the Bar: Remembering ‘Tola Apata – Abdulrasheed Ibrahim

On 18th March 2018, the Nigerian Bar Association, Lagos Branch will be rolling out drums to celebrate one of its own, Pa. Tunji Gomez...
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Fallen Legal Heroes – Chief FRA Williams, QC, SAN, CFR

CHIEF FREDERICK ROTIMI ALADE WILLIAMS (16th December 1920 – 26th March, 2005) Popularly called Chief F.R.A. Williams, he was a prominent Nigerian lawyer who was the first Nigerian...