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Attaching Stamp And Seal Payment Receipt Does Not Make A Process Valid

Supreme Court on Oct 28, 2017 in a judgment delivered in Appeal No. SC/722/15 All Progressives Congress (APC) V. General Bello Sarkin Yaki, the...

FCT High Court has a New Civil Procedure Rules 2018

The 2018 High Court of the Federal Capital Territory Civil Procedure Rules is out. This information is contained in a statement issued by the Chief...

Lagos State Judiciary: 2018 Posting of Magistrates

The Lagos State Judiciary has reshuffled Magistrates in all the seven Magisterial districts in Lagos State. The Magisterial districts includes Ikeja, Lagos, Yaba, Apapa,...

Apex Court Upholds Okafor v. Nweke On Proper Person to Sign Court Processes

In a landmark judgment delivered on 15th December, 2017, the Apex Court has by a full court of seven justices of the Supreme Court...

Federal High Court: Notice of 2018 Annual Court Vacation

The annual vacation of the Federal High Court would commence on Monday 9th July to Monday 17th September, 2018. Accordingly, the following vacation judges...

Malicious Publication: Court Awards N50b Damages against Stanbic IBTC

Justice Candide-Johnson presiding over a Lagos High Court sitting in Igbosere Lagos, has ordered Stanbic-IBTC Bank Plc and CRC Credit Bureau limited to jointly...

Court Halts Order for Prosecution of Channels TV Presenters

Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja yesterday granted an order for the stay of execution of an order he made on...

Chaos as Lawyer Appears in Court in Traditional Dress

A lawyer, Ibrahim Waley, on Thursday caused a stir during a sitting at a Yola High Court when he joined his colleagues (lawyers) at the...

Court Rules NBA’s Consent Not Required to Register a Lawyers’ Association at CAC

Justice Babs O. Kuewunmi of the Federal High Court sitting in Lagos state has declared that consent of the Nigerian Bar Association is not...

Notice: Courts in Apapa Magisterial District Now Sit in Ajegunle Magistrate Court

This is to notify Lawyers that all Courts in Apapa Magisterial District now sit at the new Ajegunle Magistrate Court at Mba Street Ajegunle,...