Bayo-Akinlade

Lawyers and the Fight Against Corrupt Practices – Bayo Akinlade, Esq

My secretary said to me after she returned from filing a matter in Court; “Everyone I met in the process of filing insisted I...
AB-Mahmoud-Afam

NBA 2018 General Elections – MAO and the Unnecessary Exposures

"These debts which were owed contractors at the commencement of AB Mahmoud administration have not been paid despite huge receipts from Annual Practicing Fees...
Justice-Hyeladzira-Ajiya-Nganjiwa

Lawyers’ “Unethical Erections” to Nganjiwa V FRN

The Court of Appeal on Monday, 11th December, 2017 delivered a landmark Judgment in the celebrated case of Honourable Justice Hyeladzira Anita Nganjiwa V....
Call-to-bar

Now That You Are Called To Bar, What Next?

Let me quickly say that I am not a "Bar Man" (don't worry, as you settle down in the profession, you would know what...
Olisa-Agbakoba

Biggest Challenge Facing the Judiciary – Agbakoba SAN

Former president of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Dr Olisa Agbakoba, SAN has said the biggest challenge facing...
Femi-Falana-SAN

SARS; a Partially Illegal Squad, Military Legacy – Falana SAN

Human Right Activist and Lagos based lawyer, Femi Falana has said that the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) is a legacy of the military government...
Stephen-Obajaja

Overview of Administration of Criminal Justice Law Lagos -Stephen Obajaja

Introduction Lagos State first introduced the Administration of Criminal Justice Law, 2007 and the Law was reenacted in 2011 (ACJL) to govern criminal proceedings in...
Justice-Hyeladzira-Ajiya-Nganjiwa

Access to Justice Reacts to Court of Appeal Judgment in NGANJUWA V. FRN

“We have just read about the decision of the Lagos Division of the Court of Appeal (read by Hon. Justice Obaseki Adejumo) The summary...
Aare-Afe-Babalola

It’s Difficult for Nigerian Univarsities to be world-Class –Afe Babalola SAN

Senior Advocate of Nigeria and founder of the Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti, Afe Babalola (SAN), has said various challenges facing the establishment and running...
Bayo-Akinlade

Filing a Matter in Court: A Sprint or a Marathon – Bayo Akinlade Esq.

A few months back, I gave a step by step guide to filing a matter in the High Courts of Lagos State. I concluded...