Nigeria @ 60: National Ethics and Integrity Policy [Download]

BACKGROUND TO THE POLICY The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) is the apex anti-corruption agency in Nigeria vested with the responsibility...

All FWLR This Week: Impropriety Of Counsel Using Foul Language Against Fellow Counsel

Parties: Adeokin Records v. M.C.S. Nig. (Ltd/GTE) Court: Supreme Court Justices: IBRAHIM TANKO MUHAMMAD JSC (Presided) OLUKAYODE ARIWOOLA JSC AMINA ADAMU AUGIE JSC EJEMBI EKO JSC (Read...

All FWLR This Week: Disclosure Of Proper Parties To Action; Condition Precedent To Jurisdiction...

Parties: Persons, Name Unknown v. Sahris Int’l Ltd. Court: Supreme Court Justices: OLUKAYODE ARIWOOLA JSC (Presided) KUMAI BAYANG AKA’AHS JSC AMIRU SANUSI JSC (Read the Lead Judgment) ...

Time To Reform The Judiciary

A reform that will quicken the dispensation of justice is welcome The recent call by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo for a merit-based approach to the...

Appeal Across Appellate Courts In Nigeria; Time and Procedure

By Lawrence Ezeali (1) APPEAL FROM MAGISTRATE/DISTRICT COURTS Notice of Appeal Notice of appeal must be filed within 30 days of the decision appealed against. For...

For Justice Iliya – A Gender Based Discrimination?

 NJC should be dispassionate in choice of Gombe CJ The government of Gombe State should treat fairly Justice Beatrice Lazarus Iliya, who has served...

Professor Ambrose O. O. Ekpu’s Review of the Book Oil And Gas Insurance &...

The book “Oil and Gas Insurance & Nigeria’s Local Content Policy” written by our own Elvis E. Asia was virtually launched yesterday. The book was...

Online Court Sittings – (Supreme Court’s Decision has not Settled the Matter…)

The decision of the Supreme Court that online sitting is not unlawful would have saved the day, if the ‘judgment’ does not appear to...

Remarkable Stories of the 9 Other Women in Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Harvard Law Class...

The remarkable stories of the nine other women in the Harvard Law class of ’59—as told by them, their families, and a Supreme Court...

Profiling Anne Uruegi Agi – Candidate for NBA National Assistant Secretary

Anne Uruegi Agi, LL.B, an experienced legal practitioner with a proven track record of successfully managing simultaneous projects and meeting deadlines consistently and accurately,...