On the Irresponsibility of Replying Critics & Divergent Opinions with Insults & Mudslinging...

“I May Disapprove of What You Say, But I Will Defend to the Death, Your Right to Say It”  The declaration above has at different...

Nigerian Law Enforcement and Trials by Media – Rotimi Fawole

It was reported last week that a Kenyan High Court had ruled that the practice of parading suspects is unconstitutional. It was poignant because...

Proponents of the Parliamentary System should Beware of Their Wishes -Itse Sagay

Erudite scholar and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) Prof. Itse Sagay believes legislators pushing for parliamentary system of government are engaging in wasteful diversion...

Human Rights in Africa 70 Years after the Birth of UDHR: Moment of Deep...

To begin with, it is quintessential to say hearty cheers to the Universal Declaration on Human and People’s Right (UDHR) on attaining the age...

To Resign or Not To Resign: Thirteen (13) Latin Legal Maxims that Can Assist...

The Nigerian Legal System is based on the English Common Law and legal tradition by virtue of colonization and the attendant incidence of reception...

Validity or Otherwise of Elevated Judge Continuing Case at Lower Court (3) – Mike...

Continued from yesterday. Read the Part 1 here  and Part 2 here In MBAS MOTEL LTD. V. WEMA BANK PLC. (2013) LPELR-20736 (CA), the Court...

Validity or Otherwise of Elevated Judge Continuing Case at Lower Court (2) – Mike...

Continued from Last week. Read the Part 1 here  How do we address such judges? By the way, how would we address such elevated Judges still...

Executive Order 5 and the Economy – Femi Falana SAN

The National Emergency Management Agency and the Rivers state government were busy last week evacuating not fewer than a hundred people who were trapped...

Patients Bill of Rights; Shielding the HMOs… Pressuring Service Providers – Kayode Adeniji

Nigerian citizens are excited about the launch of the Patients’ Bill of Rights, because it is a major breakthrough towards protecting the rights of...

Validity or Otherwise of Elevated Judge Continuing Case at Lower Court (I) – Mike...

It is no longer news that many judges who have been elevated to the Court of Appeal from the various High Courts and Federal...