The Law of Incorporated Trustees (Churches, Mosques, Et Al) – Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa

In recent times, there has been a lot of focus on religious organizations, as to their proliferation, operations, organizations and utility. Without the churches,...

S’ Court Faults Self in Amaechi Vs Omehia 12 Years After – By Chris...

Barely 12 years after the controversial judgement of the Supreme Court that ousted the then governor of Rivers State, Celestine Omehia and replaced same...

Nothing is More Expensive Than a Cheap Lawyer – Amy Rees Anderson

One of the biggest mistakes I made early on as an entrepreneur was hiring cheap lawyers or not using an expensive lawyer nearly enough,...

As Nigeria’s Judges Get Set to Cast the Final Votes in the 2019 Elections...

Every election cycle in Nigeria has three seasons. The campaign season belongs to the parties, the politicians and their godfathers. This is followed by...

NBA-AGC 2019: Medical Practitioners and the Thoughts of Witch-Hunting – Olatunde Fasanya

The 2019 edition of the Annual General Conference (AGC) of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has been scheduled to hold between 23rd and 29th...

10 Things to Know About the New Nigeria’s Prisons Law

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday, signed the Nigerian Correctional Service Bill into law. The bill, among other things, changes the name of the Nigerian Prisons...

Why it is Difficult to Reform Penal, Criminal Codes – Adelanwa Bamgboye

A man in society deserves a good measure of security of life and property. A criminal on the other hand deserves serious attention and treatment...

Govt, El-Zakzaky, Shiites and the Law

On July 25, the Federal Government got a court order proscribing the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), popularly known as Shiites. Some lawyers have...

Practical and Legal Reasons for Pre-Nuptial Agreement in Nigeria – Elvis E. Asia

Introduction A pre-nuptial agreement (“prenup”), also known as ‘pre-marital agreement’, is a contract between a prospective husband and wife, which sets out the terms of...

Admissibility of Unregistered Title Documents: Benjamin V Kalio Remains the Law – By Elvis...

Introduction In its revolutionary decision in Moses Ben­jamin & 2 Ors v Adokiye Kalio & Anor, the Supreme Court put paid to the perennial issue of admissibility of unregistered land documents....