10 more candidates have been shortlisted by the Legal Practitioners Privileges Committee (LPPC) to be considered for the award of the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) for 2017. The 10 candidates fall under the advocates category.
Attendees can take advantage of the early Bird window beginning tomorrow 23 June, 2017. The early bird window will be open for one month.
Saraki Speaks at 2017 NBA-SBL Business Law Conference Says Senate Would Start Investigating Corruption
Senate President Dr Bukola Saraki spoke at the opening ceremony of the 2017 annual Business Law Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association Section on Business Law (NBA-SBL) holding at Eko Hotel & Suites in Lagos yesterday
“Honesty, Integrity and Discipline are the Hallmarks of Good Governance and Leadership” – A. B. Mahmoud, SAN
Abubakar Balarabe Mahmoud, OON, SAN, President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has admonished Nigerian Leaders to imbibe and exhibit true honesty, integrity and discipline in their respective offices as these are the hallmarks of good governance and leadership. He made this admonition in his keynote address titled: “Good governance and the challenges of leadership” at the 60th birthday celebration of the Osun State Governor, Ogbeni Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola; which occasion held in Osogbo on Thursday, May 25, 2017.
The Senate on Thursday passed the much anticipated Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) after 17 year of consideration. The bill has been passed as the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB)
Falana and Falana Chambers have emerged the winners of this year’s Lawyers Football League in Lagos State. The Falana team on 14th may retained the cup they won in 2016, after defeating their arch-rival, Olisa Agbakoba & Co 3-1 via a penalty shootout.
It gives me a great pleasure and a rare opportunity to be amongst you, my Muslim brothers and sisters, learned practitioners of the legal profession. I will like to start by appreciating the entire membership of the Muslim Lawyers’ Association of Nigeria (MULAN) for giving me the platform to deliver the Keynote Address at this year’s Conference, thereby enabling me to share my thought on a topical issue of our time.
The Governor of Lagos State Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has commissioned the new Court Complex (Sikiru Adagun Courthouse) at Mba Road, Ajegunle.
The NBA Section on Buisness Law continues to promote the delivery of qualitative business services to the public by influencing the advancement of policy, business development and government action.
Read below the event that unfolded at the scheduled NBA Ikeja Bye Election as narrated by the new chairman.