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  • NBA’s Long Road To Electronic Voting Without Controversies
  • When the Nigerian Bar Association adopted electronic voting in the election of its national officers in 2016, it was with the hope that e-voting would eliminate real or perceived manipulation that had dogged its previous[...]
  • Date Posted:: 06/Aug/2020
  • NBA 2020 Elections: New Frontiers For New Wigs
  • Though legal practice in Nigeria is over a hundred years old, it was only about five decades ago that the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, was established as the umbrella body of all lawyers admitted to the bar in Nigeria.[...]
  • Date Posted:: 31/Jul/2020
  • Who Is After NBA President, Paul Usoro SAN?
  • By Samson Agboola Esq. In recent times the outgoing President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) ha8s been the subject of vicious attacks by detractors of all kinds. His trouble appears to have started when he electe[...]
  • Date Posted:: 23/Jul/2020
  • Artificial Intelligence And Legal Practice
  • As society alters, so do its needs, and a serviceable legal system must be able, in its development to take account of new social, political and economic requirements. – Salmond   Ever since the dawn of histor[...]
  • Date Posted:: 14/Jul/2020
  • Ensuring Free And Fair NBA Elections
  • Since the introduction of universal suffrage by e-voting in 2016, the elections of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) into national offices have been fraught with allegations of irregularities, manipulation and deliberat[...]
  • Date Posted:: 14/Jul/2020
  • Before the NBA Elections
  • As the ‘Almighty’ Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Elections draw close – in fact, they are more or less upon us (they are scheduled to hold on July 29 & 30), for Lawyers, the excitement as to who wil[...]
  • Date Posted:: 14/Jul/2020
  • Setting An Agenda For Justice Dongban-Mensem
  • Davidson Iriekpen highlights areas of attention from lawyers and appellants to the new President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem was penultimate Friday sworn in as the[...]
  • Date Posted:: 30/Jun/2020
  • Legislature’s Gradual Moves To Save the Judicial
  • The upper chamber of the ninth National Assembly through its Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters, has made several moves within a year to turn around the judiciary via legislative activism and oversigh[...]
  • Date Posted:: 29/Jun/2020