Re: FG Grants Tax Holiday to 25 Companies – A Review of Pioneer...

INTRODUCTION The Federal Government of Nigeria, through the Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC), recently granted pioneer status tax holiday to 25 companies - https://punchng.com/fg-grants-three-year-tax-holiday-to-25-companies/. With...

Covid-19: My Thoughts on the Conviction of Funke Akindele and Husband, and the Enabling...

 BACKGROUND The Covid-19 crisis assumed an overwhelmingly legal dimension in the Nigerian media space with the recent conviction of Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele Bello and...

Can Nigeria Army Legally Suspend Voluntary Retirement? – Opatola Victor.

My attention has been recently drawn to a report by Premium Times,   https://www.premiumtimesng.com/news/headlines/386123-exclusive-boko-haram-war-nigerian-army-suspends-voluntary-retirement-of-soldiers.html published on 5th of April 2020, which was also reported by...

Publication of Anonymous Messages: The Liability of Publishers Under the Nigerian Law – Sina...

BACKGROUND The COVID-19 lockdown has intensified people’s already unappeasable search for fun thereby switching the spotlights on social media Applications (Apps). One of such apps...

The Lagos State Covid-19 Regulations in the Face of the Law

INTRODUCTION A great point to start would be to cautiously quote the Supreme Court in The Military Governor of Lagos State & Ors. v. Ojukwu...

Covid-19: Curative Measures & Regulations by the Nigerian Government vis a vis the Fundamental...

 INTRODUCTION  The outbreak of the COVID-19 has been the topical issue amongst nations of the world for the better part of the last two months....

Why the Conviction of Funke Akindele Cannot Stand in Law: The Contradictions of Inibehe...

Love him or hate him, Ini (as I fondly call him) Effiong has deservedly earned his place as one of the few consistent defenders...

Why the Conviction of Funke Akindele Cannot Stand in Law – Inibehe Effiong

INTRODUCTION: The trial and conviction of actress Funke Akindele and her husband is legally flawed. The fact that they pleaded guilty does not foreclose a...

Funke Akindele’s Conviction: Is it Supported by Law? – Abubakri Yekini

A popular Nollywood star, Funke Akindele and her husband, Rasheed Bello were convicted earlier today by a Chief Magistrate Court in Lagos State. Funke...

The Corona Laws (2) – Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa SAN

We are now in a lockdown, no thanks to COVID 19. The President issued the directives in his nationwide broadcast of March 29, 2020,...