Full Text of NJC’s Press Release After Its 82nd Meeting

Full Text of NJC’s Press Release After Its 82nd Meeting

The National Judicial Council, under the Chairmanship of Hon. Justice Walter. S. N. Onnoghen, GCON, at its 82nd Meeting which was held on 31st May and 1st June, 2017, considered the case of eight Judicial Officers who were directed to recuse themselves from duties on the request of the Attorney-General of the Federation pending the outcome of investigations against them.

Save NBA From Destruction, NBA Lagos Chair Says

Save NBA From Destruction, NBA Lagos Chair Says

On March 30, 2017 the Federal High Court, Abuja Division coram Tsoho J. declared the 2010 and 2015 constitutions of the Nigerian Bar Association NULL and VOID. The court further declared all actions taken under those constitutions null and void and restrained the association and all its members from further conducting its affairs by these voided constitutions.

A Nation`s Journey To True Greatness: What Nigerians Must Copy From The Americans By Sylvester Udemezue

A Nation`s Journey To True Greatness: What Nigerians Must Copy From The Americans By Sylvester Udemezue

As part of solutions to problems said to be facing Nigeria as a country, and in order to move the country to greater heights, some pundits have put forward the idea of restructuring the country`s system and structure of governance along the path of what obtains in the United States of America. One area said to be in urgent need of this reform is structure of Nigeria`s federal legislature, known as the National Assembly.

Osinbajo Must Not Sign Padded 2017 Budget – Activist

Osinbajo Must Not Sign Padded 2017 Budget – Activist

Lawyer and pro-democracy activist, Mr. Tunji Abayomi, has warned the acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, not to sign the 2017 budget into law and advised him to initiate a public interest litigation against the National Assembly for increasing the budget submitted to it for approval by the President.

How to Get Away With Murder in Nigeria by Seun Lari-Williams

How to Get Away With Murder in Nigeria by Seun Lari-Williams

Murder is, simply put, the unlawful killing of a human being by another human being. There isn’t much difference between murder and assassination. Some say, if the person unlawfully killed was important enough, then the media will refer to such a killing as an assassination. For example, killings carried out for political purposes are often termed assassinations.