Full Text: Dr. Ubani, Chairman NBA-SPIDEL’s Address at the Press Briefing on SPIDEL...

Ahead of the 2022 Annual Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association's Section on Public Interest and Development Law (NBA-SPIDEL), which is slated for Sokoto,...

House Passes Anti-terrorism, Witness Protection, Money Laundering Bills, Others

As part of ongoing efforts to tackle corruption and strengthen the fight against terrorism, members of the House of Representatives yesterday convened a special...

Law School Students to Lalong: Pay Our Seven Years’ Bursary

The Plateau State Law School Students’ Association (PLALAWSA) has appealed to Governor Simon Lalong to pay their seven years backlog of bursaries. Their spokesman, Mr...

NBA Chides Lawmakers Over Criminalizing of Payment of Kidnap Ransom

Through its Section on Public Interest and Development Law (NBA-SPIDEL), the Nigerian Bar Association has condemned the attempt by the National Assembly to criminalise...

NBA, Police Join Forces on Criminal Justice Administration

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) and the Police have renewed their partnership and commitment to upholding the rule of law and administration of criminal...

SERAP Seeks Passage of Data, Digital Rights Bill

The request is contained in a new publication of SERAP titled: “We Are All Vulnerable: Crack Down On Data And Digital Rights In Nigeria”....

Kanu Appeals Court Judgement Retaining Seven of 15 Charges Against Him

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has appealed a recent ruling of the Federal High Court which struck out...

Senior Lawyer Seeks Intellectual Property Reforms to Create Wealth

A former Director General of Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC), Prof. Adebambo Adewopo (SAN) has said youths occupy a strategic position in search for suitable...

8 Female in Kano Prison to get Free Legal Service

The International Federation of Women Lawyers, FIDA, has disclosed plans for the association to offer free legal services to eight female inmates serving various...

Ochanya: Court Acquits Lecturer Accused of Rape, Another Convicts Wife for Negligence

The Benue State High Court in Makurdi, on Thursday, acquitted Andrew Ogbuja, a lecturer at the Benue State Polytechnic, Ugbokolo, of raping and causing the...