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We Never Booed Keyamo SAN For Saying That Nigerians Will Beg For Return Of SARS – Nile University Students

*Challenges Sahara Reporters To Produce Any Video Showing Students Booing The Minister The Representatives of the Ph.D. students of the Department of Political Science and International Relations, Nile University Abuja, have said that the Minister of Labour, Festus Keyamo (SAN), was not booed for saying that Nigerians will beg for the return of the Police …

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#EndSARS: Ondo Govt Facilitates Release Of 18-Year-Old Girl Who Gave Birth In Prison Custody

The Ondo State government said Sunday that it is making moves to ensure the release of 18-year-old Kemisola Ogunniyi, who recently gave birth in prison in Akure, where she has been detained for months in connection with last year’s #EndSARS protests. Charles Titiloye, the state’s Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, said this in a statement …

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Desmond Yamah Joins NBA Warri To Celebrate Okpoko (SAN), Bozimo And Esombi On Their  Golden Jubilee As Legal Icons

Principal Partner U.M Yamah & Co and a former chairman NBA Abuja branch(Unity Bar), has joined the leadership and members of the Nigerian Bar Association Warri branch to celebrate Chief T.J.O Okpoko, SAN, A.B.C Bozimo, Dr Young Oshivire, as they mark their 50 years post-call. In his message made available to TheNigerialawyer(TNL) Mr. Yamah, who is …

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No Grazing Routes To Recover In Southern Nigeria – Falana SAN

GRAZING routes never existed in Southern Nigeria, and there is nothing to recover, leading rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana, said at the weekend. He was reacting to news report that the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development was intent on recovering grazing routes for pastoralists across Nigeria.  The senior advocate of Nigeria, reasoned federal …

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NBA Lagos Partnership: Chief Bolanle Musiliu Mustapha Joins List Of “Solar For All” Beneficiaries

To get an efficient Solar/Inverter system for 24hours Light while you “Pay Small small” for up to Six Months; Call Bricks and Castles Energy-Tech Ltd: Call 08050489622, 08060266163 Visit:(Abuja) Suit 104B, Hebron Plaza Gudu District. (Lagos) No 113A, Mainland Way, Dolphin Estate, Ikoyi Lagos. Chief Bolanle Musiliu Mustapha is among the latest beneficiaries In the …

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Auta Nyada Congratulates Okpoko (SAN), Bozimo And Esombi On Their 50 Years Post Call

*Says Their Astuteness And Kindness Of Heart Has Stood Them Out A Suleja based lawyer, Auta Nyada, is felicitating with members of the NBA Warri branch on the successful law week which ended today. He is also congratulating Chief Joseph Onomigbo Okpoko SAN, Alaowei Broderick Cherima Bozimo, and Dr. Young Oshevire Esombi, on their golden …

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Law Week: J-K Gadzama, SAN, Felicitates With NBA Warri, Pours Encomium On T.J.O. Okpoko, SAN, Alaowei B.C. Bozimo And Dr. Y.O. Esombi At Golden Jubilee

THE Principal Partner and Founder at J-K Gadzama LL, Joe-Kyari Gadzama SAN, OFR, felicitates with the executives and distinguished members of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA)Warri Branch on the auspicious occasion specially convened in celebration of the Golden Jubilee of Chief T. J. O. Okpoko, OON, SAN, Alaowei B.C. Bozimo and Dr. Y.O. Esombi who have contributed …

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Nigeria Doesn’t Need A New Constitution – Ustaz Usman, SAN

Kaduna based Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Ustaz Yunus Usman has said that Nigeria doesn’t need a new Constitution, but a continuous amendment of the existing Constitution, citing American Constitution that has been in use for more than 200 years without being replaced, but amended. Usman said whatever Nigerians are agitating for before the Constitution …

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Exploitation Of Young Lawyers And Ineffective Law Reporting Are The Problems Of Legal Practice In Nigeria – J-K Gadzama, SAN

The Founding Partner Of J-K Gadzama LLP and former aspirant for the office of the President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Chief Joe-Kyari Gadzama, SAN, has identified the challenges confronting legal practice in Nigeria. Gadzama, during his paper presentation at the NBA Warri Branch Golden Jubilee Celebration in Honor of Chief T. J. O. Okpoko …

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“IGP Case, It Was Never About Tenure Extension, We Have Been Asked To Appeal FHC Decision For Being Pervasive” – E. H. Ugochukwu Chambers

The Law Firm of E.H. Ugochukwu has reacted to the decision of the Federal High Court which validated Buhari’s extension of the tenure of the former Inspector General of Police in the case of Maxwell Okpara v The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. In a statement made available to TheNigeriaLawyer signed by its …

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Suit Stopping Ondo CJ’s Investigation: The Statement By Ondo State Govt Is An Insult to My Person – J.S. Okutepa, SAN

*Says If The Ondo Govt Has Respect For Court, It Would Have Filed Processes To Counter The Suit*Says He Wouldn’t Have Accepted The CJ’s Brief If It Was Rooted In Moot Points A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr. Jibrin Samuel Okutepa, has reacted to the statement of Ondo State Government regarding the suit filed by …

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Suit Stopping Ondo CJ’s Investigation: The Statement By Ondo State Govt Is An Insult To My Person – J.S. Okutepa, SAN

*Says If The Ondo Govt Has Respect For Court, It Would Have Filed Processes To Counter The Suit*Says He Wouldn’t Have Accepted The CJ’s Brief If It Was Rooted In Moot Points A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr. Jibrin Samuel Okutepa, has reacted to the statement of Ondo State Government regarding the suit filed by …

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NBA Lagos Manifesto – Anthony Atata’s Closing Speech On Sexual Harassment And Bullying In The Legal Profession Excites Female Members And Young Lawyers

Anthony Atata’s closing speech at the just-concluded NBA Lagos manifesto has excited many female and young lawyers in the Nigerian Bar Association Lagos branch. At the end of the Manifesto which lasted for about four hours, the moderator asked Anthony Atata why he thought himself to be the best candidate for the position of the …

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Kunle Edun Felicitates With NBA Warri As It Celebrates Chief T.J.O. Okpoko, SAN And Others

The former National Publicity Secretary and current National Welfare Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association, Mr. Olukunle Edun congratulates the Chairman and members of the Nigerian Bar Association, Warri branch as it celebrates 50 years post-call anniversary of three legal giants and icon of the branch: past President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Chief T.J.O. …

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ICMC Provides A Volunteer Mediator Scheme To Promote Access To Justice, President, Dr. Agada Elachi, FICMC.

The President of the Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators Dr. Agada Elachi FICMC, FCIArb (UK), has said that the institute is providing a Volunteer Mediator Scheme to members of the general public. Dr. Elachi, who disclosed this on the 11th day of June, while delivering his remarks as the Chief Host of the Launch …

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Fmr. NBA Natl. Welfare Sec. Adesina Adegbite Felicitates With Warri Branch, Wishes Her Fruitful 2021 Law Week

The former Welfare National Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association(NBA), Adesina Adegbite Esq., has congratulated the NBA Warri Branch on its upcoming 2021 Law Week themed “Contemporary Issues for Sustainable Development in Nigeria”. Adegbite, in a statement made available to TheNigeriaLawyer signed by himself, said the theme came at the right time. He expressed optimism …

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Roads Construction Are Causing Hardships In The State, Deploy Police And FRSC To Monitor The Roads – Long Williams Writes Rivers State Gov. Wike

A Porthacourt based lawyer, S. Long Williams, has commended the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesome Wike, for his giant strides in repositioning the state on structural development In an open letter dated June 17, 2021, made available to TheNigeriaLawyer, Williams however the ongoing road constructions in the state are causing hardships in the state in …

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Roads Construction Are Causing Hardships In The State, Deploy Police And FRSC To Monitor The Roads – Long Williams Writes Rivers State Gov. Wike

A Port Harcourt based lawyer, S. Long Williams, has commended the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesome Wike, for his giant strides in repositioning the state on structural development In an open letter dated June 17, 2021, made available to TheNigeriaLawyer, Williams however the ongoing road constructions in the state are causing hardships in the state …

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Desmond Yamah, Felicitates With NBA Warri On Her Law Week 

Principal Partner U.M Yamah & Co and a former Chairman NBA Abuja branch(Unity Bar), has sent his felicitations to the Warri Branch of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) on the occasion of her monthly meeting. In his message, Mr. Yamah, who is also alternate Chairman NBA Secretariat Restructuring Committee, stated as follows: “I extend warm felicitations to …

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Police, Not Twitter, Is Responsible For Extrajudicial Killings In Nigeria – Inibehe Effiong

HUMAN rights lawyer Inibehe Effiong has described the #ENDSARS movement and its resulting losses as products of failure of the Nigerian government to hold the police accountable for extra-judicial killings of citizens by the security institution. During an interview with Arise TV on Thursday, Effiong described the Minister for Information and Culture Lai Mohammed as …

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