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As 29 State governors take their oaths of office tomorrow, all eyes would be on Rivers State, as it concerns who swears in Nyesom Wike, the governor-elect of the State. Being the only State with no substantive Chief Judge in the federation, senior lawyers are split on the legality of the recent directive...

By Adam Adedimeji  -  Lagos     The Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Olufunmilayo Atilade, has assured the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Lagos...

By Abdulrasheed Ibrahim   Between 1978 and 1990 that the late Hon. Justice Kayode Eso sat on the bench of Supreme Court of Nigeria as a Justice of the Apex court, his Lordship’s judicial contribution to the development of law and jurisprudence was not only enormous but still remain indelible till date. Apart from being a judicial activist he was an oracle of law....

Insurance is a contractual arrangement in which one party (usually an insurance company) agrees to pay money to help offset a specified type of loss that might occur to another party. The loss may be the death of a person, property damage from fire, damage resulting from exposure, or many other risks. When one party pays to compensate for such harm, that party is said...

Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa is a Constitutional lawyer and a man who is totally sold out to activism. As a matter of fact, he started his activism right from his...

By Kolawole Olaniyan   Today, the level of confidence in Nigeria is remarkably high, and president-elect General Muhammadu Buhari has been described...

According to Black’s Law Dictionary, an Ex-parte is a judicial proceeding or order that is: “On one side only; by or for one party; done for, on behalf...

• Aniakor Onyebuchi Aniakor is a commercial and a notable Constitutional lawyer who has secured many landmark judgments in various courts. In this interview...

Goodluck Jonathan The Executive arm of government and the legislature are currently locking horns over the fourth amendment to the 1999 Constitution. The...

The planned extradition of a chieftain of Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Buruji Kashamu to the United States of America for trial on alleged drug related...