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Mrs. Adesomoju Appointed as New Director, Office of the Public Defender Lagos

 Former Deputy Director, Citizens Mediation Centre (CMC), Mrs. Adesomoju Olubunmi Adenike has been appointed as the new Director, Office of the Public Defender (OPD) This...

Senate to Consider Bill to Prohibit Landlords from Collecting Annual Rent

A bill seeking to make it an offence for any landlord to demand payment of advance rent from tenants of residential and office buildings...

Lawyers Can Now File Cases From Their Office With Case Management System ― Oyo...

The Chief Judge of Oyo State, Justice Munta Abimbola, on Tuesday, made it known that lawyers in the state can now file cases before...

Breaking: Court Adjourns Nnamdi Kanu’s Trial till Wednesday

….orders DSS to allow him change cloth, do exercise The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Tuesday, adjourned further proceedings in the case against...

Ozekhome takes over as Nnamdi Kanu’s Lead Counsel

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has engaged the services of Mike Ozekhome, a senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN). Ozekhome arrived...

Nnamdi Kanu: DSS, Police Harass, Pursue Journalists

Operatives of the Department of State Services and members of the Nigeria Police Force have once again engaged in show of force by harassing...

FIDA Lagos Branch Elects Chinwe Efobi As Chairperson, Inaugurates New Excos

The International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA), Lagos State Branch has elected Mrs Chinwe Efobi as its new Chairperson. Mrs. Efobi was elected alongside seven...

African Lawyers Tasks Leaders on Fight against Corruption

The African Bar Association (AFBA) has stated that this year’s annual conference will serve as avenue for policy makers, captains of industry, judicial officers,...

Human Rights Commission Insists on Provision of Health Care Services to Children

The Executive Secretary National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Tony Ojukwu, has said to ensure adequate enjoyment of children rights to health, health care services...
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FIDA Petitions Bayelsa CP Over Trafficking of Girls

The International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA), Bayelsa State chapter, has sent a petition to the Bayelsa State Commissioner of Police over alleged trafficking...