Mediation Agreements Now Enforceable Internationally

The big news that hit the headlines on Thursday August 8, 2019 is that the world now recognizes International Mediation Settlement Agreements as binding and...

The Inspiring Story of a Lawyer Turned Tailor

Read the story of how Prince Arthur Uche’s rustication from the University of Jos led him to abandoning his passion and love for the...

Review of the 2019 Federal High Court Civil Procedure Rules – Elvis Asia

Introduction As the court system continue to struggle with congestion, administrative bottlenecks and the procedural pranks of legal practitioners, new rules are being evolved to...

The Nigerian Lawyer and the Challenge of Nation Building – 2019 And Beyond –...

Introduction and Context It is a great privilege and honour to have been invited to address this distinguished audience.  For this, permit me to...

Cleansing the Judiciary – By Robert Egbe

Two years ago, Maduka Onwukeme and his client were hurrying to the car park after the hearing of their matter at the Ogba Magistrates’...

Learning the Law – the Travails of a Young Lawyer (II) – By Ebun-Olu...

In Gani Fawehinmi Chambers, it was normal for lawyers to gather and debate legal principles robustly, especially within the triumvirate, Mr Bayo Omotubora, Mr...

Learning the Law – the Travails of a Young Lawyer – By Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa

Gani Fawehinmi Chambers had become a haven for budding lawyers, revolutionaries, activists and nationalists, seeking knowledge and experience. Chief Gani Fawehinmi, SAN, had become...

Office of the Lagos CJ Presents Justice Oke’s One-Year Score Card

The Honourable Chief Judge of Lagos State, Hon. Mr. Justice Opeyemi Oke during her inaugural speech shared her vision and dream for the Lagos...

Executive Order and Presidential Power in the Nigerian Constitutional Democracy

Since this administration, Nigerian constitutional jurisprudence has witnessed a little transformation. We now deal with Executive Orders. Before President Buhari came to power, no...

Let only the law rule!

President Muhammadu Buhari raised the bar of debate on the nexus between the rule of law and national interest in the context of national...