Prison decongestion in Nigeria – Daniel Bulusson

The just concluded Kaduna State ACJA/L working group meeting hosted by CLEEN foundation in collaboration with McArthur foundation on the 29th November, 2019, discussed...

Criminality of Wearing Armed Forces Uniform in Nigeria – Chidera Nwokeke

Do you know that it is an offence for nonmilitary personnel,  police officers, paramilitary bodies, husbands, wives, fiancés, children and relatives of military officers...

The Failing Judicial System (1) – Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa SAN

My phone rang repeatedly so I thought it must be something very urgent and serious. The caller on the other side was furious and...

You Too Can Be Successful Lawyers – Afam Osigwe’s Message to New Wigs

Legal luminary, life bencher and former General Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Mazi Afam Osigwe welcomes the newly called to bar lawyers...

Onyema Indictment: Expert Advises Caution, Warns EFCC Against Manipulation

An international forensic expert has waded into the widespread debate that the recent United States allegations against Mr. Allen Onyema has generated. In a published...

ANALYSIS: Why Nigeria Needs a Review of Its Criminal, Penal Codes – Samson Adenekan

One early morning in November 2013, Adepoju Jamiu woke up to observe the first of the five Islamic daily prayers at Okela, a community...

SPECIAL REPORT: Federal High Court Lagos – Where Tiny Courtrooms Impede Justice

Israel Usman pushed his way through a mass of robed bodies at the door as he struggled to enter the courtroom of the Federal...

Revenge Porn in Nigeria; The Legal Effect – Victoria Bassey

Revenge porn also known as non-consensual pornography, is the distribution of one or more sexually explicit photos of someone else, without the subject’s permission....

Balancing Hate Speech, Fake News and The Right to Freedom of Expression In Nigeria...

One of the most recurrent themes bordering on Nigeria’s socio-political landscape has been the inherent conflict in striking a balance between the vexing issue...

Re: Ikpeazu V Ogah: Language of the Law and Obiter Dictum; a Critical...

ABSTRACT This paper critically examines language of the law and obiter dictum of the Court of Appeal of Nigeria as used on Justice Okon Abang...