Solola & Akpana Law Firm Celebrates 20th Anniversary!

The story behind the success of the law firm of Solola and Akpana is most inspiring. Ably run by fine legal practitioners and the...

Can the Fundamental Rights of a Deceased be Enforced in Nigeria? – Balogun Sofiyullahi

“Now, it is a juristic truism that courts exist for the purpose of dispensing justice to all manner of persons. Thus, litigants who beseech...
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The Roles of Legal Practitioners in Entertainment Industry

The writers adopt the following submission by the Chairman of Nigerian Bar Association Section on Business Law, Mr. Olumide Akpata: "Unknown to many Nigerian lawyers,...

Politics without Bitterness – Sani Ammani Esq.

In few months' time, the Nigerian Bar Association with hold its elections. Eligible members of the association will vote new officials into offices. As...

‘How Women Lawyers Can Succeed’ – Justice Wike

Wife of Rivers State Governor Justice Eberechi Wike has advised women lawyers not to see themselves as inferior to their male counterparts. According to her,...

The Secrets of Cross-Examination

Trial work is tough, but perhaps the toughest part of being a trial lawyer, whether criminal or civil, is pulling off an excellent cross...
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Her Hijab and the Call-To-Bar: When the Hood Should Not Make the Priest! –...

I have read many self-imposed pity posts, disparaging comments and unwarranted attacks on the Muslim young lady who flopped her opportunity to be called...

Advocacy for the Poor – Olutayo A. Awoyele

Legal practitioners are known to be officers and worshipers in the temple of justice. They are known to provide legal succor to the helpless...

Role of Law Clinics in Bridging the Gap between the Less Privileged and Access...

In May 2017, I attended a community service workshop for Magistrates serving in the Nasarawa State Judiciary organized by the Faculty of Law, Nasarawa...

Child right bill: Kaduna proposes life imprisonment for rapist

The Kaduna State Government said on Monday that it has proposed life imprisonment for rapists in its bill for Child Right, currently before the...