As the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) election is around the corner, there have been the expected frenzy and controversies naturally expected of such an important election.
Everyone that works is deemed worthy of his pay. This is pretty much an accepted fact in various circles; religious; professional and even in the most informal of settings. This much is apparent to young lawyers who seek to make a name for themselves in the legal profession. This is an issue close to the heart of Paul Usoro, SAN.
The Non-Recognition of Songwriters in Nigeria: The Bane of Copyright Protection in the Music Industry By Francis Ololuo
Over the years, the music industry in Nigeria has ostensibly evolved. Along with this evolution is the continued undermining of the influence of songwriters in Nigeria. Although the first in the food chain of the music industry, songwriters have been given little or no recognition in Nigeria.
7 Times Mfon Usoro Lawyers Female Table Tennis Champion Shares Her Experience, Says Paul Usoro Is A Pathfinder
I have heard people speak about Paul Usoro SAN as regards his passion to develop the legal profession through sponsorship of different capacity programmes, some of which challenge the legal mind, and others are sporting activities which not only challenge the mind and body, but create relaxation and promote friendship amongst lawyers.
A contract is defined as an agreement which the law will enforce or recognize as affecting the legal rights and duties of the parties.
The gaming industry in Nigeria is one with enormous potential for revenue generation. However, the prospect of realizing this potential is seriously hindered by the lopsided policies of regulation and taxation in the industry. This two part study attempts to critically examine the current state of the industry by reviewing the regulatory framework for gaming in Nigeria as well as adopting a highlighting the applicable taxes in that industry and juxtaposing with what obtains in advanced jurisdictions.
The Executive Vice chairman Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, Umar Danbatta, has disclosed that the regulator will not approve the sale of 9mobile to any bidder without technical competence.
Though life was not perfect for 24-year old Jimi Oladapo, at least he managed to get by. A graduate of Accounting from the University of Benin, Oladapo eked out a living working as a machine operator in a plastic production factory. After three fruitless years of job hunting, he was forced to swallow his pride, put away his impressive university degree and take up his present job. While the job was hardly his preferred option, it was, at least, a stop-gap measure that guaranteed him daily bread.
The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, yesterday insisted that local and not foreign lawyers recovered the Abacha loot from Switzerland.
The Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, National Secretariat has released preliminary notice on the electoral guidelines for its upcoming elections into national office positions which will herald the change of guard for the association.