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The right way to finish torture, by activists

Anti-Torture Act

By Joseph Jibueze   A coalition of 30 rights teams has referred to as for “vigorous” enforcement of the Anti-Torture Act 2017 and different legal guidelines prohibiting merciless, inhuman and degrading therapy. It urged the Federal Authorities to make sure that legislation enforcement and safety companies don’t protect their operatives who torture suspects. The activists famous that torture stays a …

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How mum’s knowledge saved me

How mum’s wisdom saved me - How mum’s knowledge saved me

Ezinne Rose Okereke’s love for psychological thrillers made her contemplate learning Psychology over Legislation. However  her mum’s foresight helped her navigate her profession path. The Enugu State College of Science and Know-how (ESUT) alumnus shares her regulation story with ROBERT EGBE.   Household My title is Ezinne Rose Okereke. I’m from Abor in Udi Native Authorities Space (LGA). I’m presently …

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For Senator Heineken Lokpobiri, it was a protracted stroll to injustice

Heneiken Lokpobiri

On this article, Dr Ade Dawodu contends that ‘misunderstanding and misinterpretation’ of the regulation made Senator Heineken Lokpobiri to lose the Bayelsa State All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship ticket. By Ade Dawodu   The political cum authorized drama of the current Bayelsa State governorship election climaxed with the swearing in of Senator Duoye of the Peoples Democratic Get together (PDP), …

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Lagos FIDA seeks governor’s help towards GBV

Lagos FIDA seeks governor’s support against GBV - Lagos FIDA seeks governor’s help towards GBV

Adebisi Onanuga Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has been urged to take efficient measures to cease the growing fee of kid defilement, rape and all types of gender-based  violence (GBV) within the state. The enchantment was made by the Chairperson of Lagos State chapter of the Worldwide Federation of Ladies Attorneys (FIDA), Mrs. Phil Nneji, in a letter it delivered …

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Gidado joins AUN Governing Council

Gidado joins AUN Governing Council - Gidado joins AUN Governing Council

By John Austin Unachukwu Former Dean of the School of Regulation, Nasarrawa State College and Chief of Employees to the Governor of Adamawa State, Prof. Maxwell Gidado, was final week appointed member of the Governing Council of the American College of Nigeria (AUN). His appointment letter, signed by the founding father of the college and former Vice-President of Nigeria, Atiku …

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Regulation agency prepares legal professionals for digital court docket proceedings

virtual court proceedings

Alliance Regulation agency, a industrial legislation agency, final week organised a Webinar the place authorized consultants critically examined the inevitability, constitutionality and suitability of digital court docket proceedings in Nigeria. The lead speaker, Justice Inyang Ekwo, of the Federal Excessive Courtroom, gave a perspective from the Bench and submitted that digital court docket proceedings had change into inevitable, not solely due …

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Fed Govt creating app to boost digital proceedings

Virtual proeedings

JOHN AUSTIN UNACHUKWU The Minister of State for Science and Expertise, Mr. Mohammed Abdullahi, final week in Abuja, acknowledged that the Federal Authorities is at the moment creating an app for digital proceedings in courts to boost speedy justice supply within the face of delays attributable to COVID-19 pandemic. Abdullahi acknowledged this whereas receiving the newly-elected officers of the Nigerian …

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‘Why NBA can’t ship on many aspirations of its members’

Why NBA cannot deliver on many aspirations of its members’ - ‘Why NBA can't ship on many aspirations of its members’

Mr. Olumide Akpata is a 1992 graduate of the College of Benin and known as to the Nigerian Bar in 1993. He’s the instant previous Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Affiliation (NBA) Part on Enterprise Regulation ( SBL). He is likely one of the aspirants to NBA Presidency within the July 29, 2020 elections of the NBA.On this interview, he …

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Ex-AGF, others again Adesina – The Nation Nigeria

Dele Adesina

By John Austin Unachukwu LESS than three weeks to the July 29 elections of the nationwide elections Nigerian Bar Affiliation (NBA), a former Lawyer-Normal and Minister of Justice Chief Akin Olujinmi (SAN) and authorized icon Robert Clarke SAN have backed a  former NBA Normal Secretary, Dele Adesina (SAN), who’s contesting for the NBA Presidency. Olujinmi expressed his help in an …

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ACJA’s Part 396 (7) and constitutional battle

ACJA’s Section 396 7 and constitutional conflict - ACJA’s Part 396 (7) and constitutional battle

As Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu resumes legislative duties within the Nigerian Senate, it’s apt to mirror on the Supreme Courtroom judgment that set him free and it’s implications for our Justice system.   In 2007, the Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee (EFCC) arraigned Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, a former Governor of Abia State and one Ude Jones Udeogu earlier than …

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American College of Nigeria employs SAN

American University of Nigeria

By John Austin Unachukwu   Former Dean of the College of Legislation, Nasarrawa State College and Chief of Employees to the Governor of Adamawa State, Prof. Maxwell Gidado was final week appointed as a member of the Governing Council of the American College of Nigeria His appointment letter signed by the founding father of the college and former Vice-President of …

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Ex-AGF, others again Adesina – The Nation Nigeria Information

Dele Adesina (SAN)

By John Austin Unachukwu   LESS than three weeks to the July 29 elections of the nationwide elections Nigerian Bar Affiliation (NBA), a former Lawyer-Basic and Minister of  Justice Chief Akin Olujinmi (SAN) and authorized icon Robert Clarke SAN have backed a  former NBA Basic Secretary, Dele Adesina (SAN), who’s contesting for the NBA Presidency. Olujinmi expressed his help in …

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Monitoring COVID-19 administration via rights advocacy

Nigeria COVID-19

Anti-graft teams such because the Socio-Financial Propers and Accountability Mission (SERAP) are selling  accountability and rule of legislation in Nigeria’s COVID-19 administration via rights advocacy, writes ROBERT EGBE   The physician mentioned Ifedayo Durosinmi-Etti had a bacterial an infection. However the medicine/injections that adopted her prognosis didn’t cease the complications and physique pains. Days  later, she may barely speak; it …

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