Relevance of Separation of Powers and Its Application to Nigeria – Afe Babalola

THE principle of law    is that one cannot give that which he does not have. This principle is derived from the Latin maxim...

Busola Dakolo: Beyond Criminal & Civil Actions for Rape and Other Sexual Offences –...

Introduction On Friday 28 June, 2019, Mrs. Busola Dakolo granted an interview accusing Mr. Biodun Fatoyinbo of rape which happened about two decades ago. Mr. Fatoyinbo...

Review of Supreme Court Decision in Zamfara State

It is common knowledge that the Supreme Court of Nigeria recently nullified all the elections won by the candidates of the All Progressive Congress...

“The Courts’ Annual Long Vacation” -An Internal Memo to the Bench and Bar from...

Fellow Nigerians, please permit me to do a little house cleaning, through this medium, this week. I will like to talk to the Honourable...

What Is Rape? – Rtd. Justice Usman Bukar Bwala

The oldest professions in the world are agriculture and prostitution. An old and related crime to prostitution is rape. Today, rape is so prevalent...

Oando Plc Crisis- A Review of SEC’s Powers as Interpreted by the Court of...

Introduction The Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) investigation report and sanctions on Oando Plc reignites the jurisprudential debate on the extent of the powers of...

How Not To Remove A Chief Judge

Attempts by Governor, Yahaya Bello and the House of Assembly to remove the Chief Judge of Kogi State, Justice Justice Nasir Ajanah, from office...

Justice Karatu and Bagudu’s Rejection of Religious Card – Jonathan Abu

On any issue, there are always three sides to it – the ‘truth’ from both sides of the divide and the real truth. For...

Paul Usoro Has Broken all Past Records in NBA Leadership…

According to Emmanuel Etietop Esq., President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Mr. Paul Usoro SAN has broken all the past records in the...

The Class Action that Finally Buried Bankers’ Order Debacle in Nigeria – Olumide...

When in 2017, some of my clients’ bank accounts were severally frozen by their banks, via bankers’ orders obtained by the Nigerian Police from...