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Friday, September 22, 2017

Lagos Judiciary May Postpone New Legal Year Programme

Strong indications emerged at the weekend that the activities lined up for the New Legal Year programme of the Lagos State Judiciary may be...

Lagos Adopts ‘Plea Bargain’ for Prison Decongestion

Lagos State Government has advised stakeholders in the legal sector to embrace the culture of exploring the provisions of ‘Plea and Sentence Bargain’ when...

NBS Corruption Report on Judiciary Not Targeted at Judges – CASER

The Citizens Advocacy for Social and Economic Rights (CASER) has said the report by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) which claims that the Nigerian...

ICPC: 2 NGO Officials Bag 9 Years Imprisonment

Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has secured a nine-year jail term for Mr Bashiru Akinola and Smart Ajisafe for impersonating...

NGO Regulatory Bill is Gibberish! – CASER

Citizens Advocacy for Social & Economic Rights (CASER) has said the Bill seeking to regulate NGO’s in Nigeria is “nonsense” in a statement issued...

Sagay Hails CJN for Setting Up Corruption Court

The Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, led by Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), has said it will set up a team to monitor judges handling...

FCT CJ Visits Keffi Medium Prison; Urges Judges, Magistrates to be Diligent

The Chief Judge of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Justice Ishaq Bello, has urged judges and magistrates in the territory...

Justice Ademola Prepares for Retirement

Justice Adeniyi Ademola of the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court will in March 2018 proceed on retirement when he would have attained...

Female Lawyer Arrested for Torturing Adopted Daughter

A female lawyer, Elizabeth Agboje, who allegedly tortured her adopted daughter, was among some suspects paraded on Wednesday at the Rivers State Police Command...

Funmi Quadri & Co Digitalizes FIRS Legal Department

Funmi Quadri and Co, electronic law companion has announced that it has successfully carried out the digitalization of the entire legal department of the...