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As the ECOWAS Court of Justice Turns 20

Olu Jacobs The ECOWAS Court of Justice has become one of the crown jewels of the regional body’s integration process, fielding petitions from plebeians and...

Filling Supreme Court Vacancies

Supreme court justices must be ‘fit and proper’ persons Last Thursday’s valedictory ceremony for retired Justice Abdu Aboki has raised several pertinent questions about the...

Court of Appeal at 45: Spotlight Towards an Enhanced Judicial Prowess

By: Barr. Hafizu Isah Esq. Chief Registrar, Court of Appeal “Look at the past, then you learn about the future.” – Chinese proverb When the Federal Court...

Nigeria’s Ministry of Justice Law Library Abandoned, Books Rot

Since the capital of Nigeria was moved from Lagos to Abuja, the first Federal Ministry of Justice in the country and the law library...

Is SAN Rank Losing Prestige?

The recent list of lawyers released by the Legal Practitioners’ Privileges Committee for the award of the prestigious rank of Senior Advocates of Nigeria...

Hon. Justice Taiwo O. Taiwo: Tribute to A Fearless Jurist

By Olanrewaju Onigegewura On Friday, 29 July 2022, His Lordship Hon. Justice Taiwo O. Taiwo will deliver his last judgment as a Judge of the...

Content of CJNs’ ‘Mystery’ Leather Handbags Revealed

After the swearing-in of Justice Olukayode Ariwoola as the acting Chief Justice of Nigeria on June 27, 2022, pictures of past CJNs during their...

‘My First Court Case: Prosecuting My Father’s Killers’

Shagufta Tabassum Ahmed agreed to study law on her parents' advice, though she had no intention of becoming a lawyer. But that changed when...

Say Hello to Lawpavilion PRIME 6.0 – The Winner’s Prime!

  For over a decade, LawPavilion PRIME has grown to be the best electronic legal research and analytics tool in Nigeria and with the launch...

Barrister Big Things Come in Small Package – An Inspirational Story of Wisdom Echefula

Wisdom Echefula took to his LinkedIn page to tell an inspiring story of how he conquered inferiority complex and constant phycological attack occasioned by...