Fast-Tracking Justice Delivery

Some senior lawyers have expressed divergent views on the claim by the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Olukayode Ariwoola, that the attitude of...

Legal Research Methods And Methodology

By Afolabi Ayodeji Promise   Abstract Research involves the gathering of information for a purpose, and it is the purpose that usually determines the type of research...

On the Appropriate Time to File an Interlocutory Appeal in a Pre-Election Matter

CASE TITLE: TUKUR v. MAGAJI & ORS (2022) LPELR-58847(CA) JUDGMENT DATE:  11TH NOVEMBER, 2022 JUSTICES: MOHAMMED AMBI-USI DANJUMA, JCA BIOBELE ABRAHAM GEORGEWILL, JCA IBRAHIM WAKILI JAURO,...

An Overview Of The Statutory Notices Required For The Eviction Of A Tenant In...

By Bello Damilola   Introduction The tenancy relationship is not an uncommon one in Nigeria, a substantial part of the Nigerian population participates in the landlord-tenant relationship....

Arguments Against “Centralised Law School For Nigeria” Are Diversionary, Mere Distractions And Non Sequitur

By Sylvester Udemezue (Prelude to My Rejoinder to Chief Afe Babalola, SAN) To be able to follow and appreciate my position and suggestions, I humbly enjoin...

Protection For Health Service Users In Nigeria

By Alfred Olufemi   The African Health System Sustainability index report released in 2021 ranked Nigeria 14th out of 18 African countries. The index, which focused on financing,...

The Applicability of Limitation Law to Trespass

CASE TITLE: OLUSANYA v. ABDULBAKI & ORS (2022) LPELR-58771(CA) JUDGMENT DATE: 2ND JUNE, 2022 JUSTICES: UZO IFEYINWA NDUKWE-ANYANWU, JCA ISAIAH OLUFEMI AKEJU, JCA KENNETH IKECHUKWU AMADI,...

Law Reporting And Judicial Precedent: A Case For State Courts

By HW Emmanuel J. Samaila, Esq. In her paper titled, "Ratio Decidendi and Judicial Precedent", Halima Doma Kutigi, PhD, MCIArb (UK) quoted the editorial to...

Whether Locus Standi is Required for a Public Interest Litigation Under the Fundamental Rights...

CASE TITLE: HUMAN RIGHTS & EMPOWERMENT PROJECT LTD/GTE v. PRESIDENT OF FRN & ORS (2022) LPELR-58230(CA) JUDGMENT DATE: FRIDAY, 15TH JULY, 2022 JUSTICES: HARUNA SIMON TSAMMANI,...

Judgment: What is the Significance of the Terms “Leading Judgment” and “Concurring Judgment”?

Emmanuel J. Samaila's Lex Scripta (Note 29) It is common knowledge that the judgments of an appeal Court fall under three categories: Leading Judgment, Concurring...