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  • Court Formally Proscribes IPOB, Designates It Terrorist Orga...
  • A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has proscribed the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in Nigeria, the South-east separatist group which has been agitating for the realisation of the Republic of Biafra. The acting[...]
  • Date Posted:: 13/Dec/2017
  • Senior Lawyers React To Nganjiwa’s Acquittal
  • The dust raised by Mondays judgment in an appeal filed by Justice Hyeladzira Nganjiwa of the Federal High Court is yet to settle. In a lead judgment delivered by Justice Abimbola Obaseki-Adejumo, the court struck out a[...]
  • Date Posted:: 13/Dec/2017
  • I Defended Nnamdi Kanu pro Bono- Muoma, SAN
  • My election as the National Legal Adviser of Ohanaeze Ndigbo was an accident of fate, because from the suggestion to the actualisation took less than 14 days. I saw it as a call to duty by my people and an expression of[...]
  • Date Posted:: 13/Dec/2017
  • ‘Law School Was Scary at First’
  • At first she found the Nigerian Law School environment intimidating but gradually settled in. Fatima Shehu, a 2015 alumnus of the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria shares her story with ROBERT EGBE.  My family and I[...]
  • Date Posted:: 12/Dec/2017
  • Lalong: Restructuring must Strengthen Institutions
  • Many restructuring of the country must strengthen institutions Plateau State Governor Simon Lalong has said. In his welcome address at the  Law Week of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Jos branch,  Lal[...]
  • Date Posted:: 12/Dec/2017
  • Abubakar to Pilgrims: Obey Host Country’s Laws
  • Bauchi State Governor Mohammed Abubakar has urged pilgrims to obey their host countries’laws. He gave the charge while addressing Christian pilgrims at the Government House in Bauchi. They include those on pilgri[...]
  • Date Posted:: 12/Dec/2017
  • Activist Kicks Against Electricity Tariff Hike Over Pending ...
  • A human rights lawyer Toluwani Adebiyi has warned the Federal Government against approving the planned hike in electricity tariff by 65.5 per cent. He said a case he filed challenging tariff increment was still pending[...]
  • Date Posted:: 12/Dec/2017