NBA PRESS RELEASE ON THE POLICE ASSAULT OF LUQMAN BELLO, ESQ OF ILORIN BRANCH

Gentlemen, the Nigerian Bar Association was, today, confronted with the assault of our colleague Luqman Bello, Esq, a member of the NBA Ilorin Branch. Information reaching the NBA President, Paul Usoro,SAN, confirmed that it was a Police officer from the Police...
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Buhari’s Executive Orders Are Unconstitutional’ – Access To Justice

A judicial advocacy group, Access to Justice, has criticised President Muhammadu Buhari’s recent executive order barring 50 high profile Nigerians from travelling outside the country. In a statement Sunday, the group said the president, by his action, is setting a dangerous precedent.
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NYSC Certificate :Adebayo Shittu Sues APC, INEC Over Disqualification

Mr Adebayo Shittu, Minister of Communications, has filed a suit against the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) challenging his disqualification from participating in the governorship primary in Oyo State.
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Presidency Denies Corrupt Persons Travel Ban List

The Presidency yesterday denied releasing the names of the 50 persons placed on travel ban over corruption cases, the Daily Trust reports The Federal Government had on Saturday announced the banning of 50 high profile persons from traveling abroad over corruption cases.  The ban was sequel to the directive by President Muhammadu Buhari for the full implementation of Executive Order 6.
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Dead Ex-Chief Judge, Dasuki, Ladoja, Fani-Kayode, Akala, Dokpesi, Gbenga Daniel Banned By FG From Traveling

The Federal government released the names of 50 high profile Nigerians banned from travelling outside the Country. The personalities include an ex-CJ of Enugu dstate who died recently, Thirteen former governors, seven ex-ministers, former National Security Adviser Sambo Dasuki, among others are on the list of persons barred from travelling out of the country, following the implementation of the Executive Order 6 by President Muhammadu Buhari.
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Atiku Should be Nigeria’s Next President – Olisa Agbakoba SAN

Former President of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, and foremost pro-democracy activist, Dr Olisa Agbakoba, has said that former Vice President, Alhaji Abubakar was the right man to win the 2019 presidential election. Agbakoba told the Sun that what Nigeria needed was a good president irrespective of where he comes from. Agbakoba who is also the leader of the National Intervention Movement, NIM, pointed out that he couldn’t have bothered if Buhari continued as President so long as he (Buhari) was doing what is right.
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Buhari’s Executive Orders Are Unconstitutional’ – Access To Justice

A judicial advocacy group, Access to Justice, has criticised President Muhammadu Buhari’s recent executive order barring 50 high profile Nigerians from travelling outside the country. In a statement Sunday, the group said the president, by his action, is setting a dangerous precedent.
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Atiku Should be Nigeria’s Next President – Olisa Agbakoba SAN

Former President of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, and foremost pro-democracy activist, Dr Olisa Agbakoba, has said that former Vice President, Alhaji Abubakar was the right man to win the 2019 presidential election. Agbakoba told the Sun that what Nigeria needed was a good president irrespective of where he comes from. Agbakoba who is also the leader of the National Intervention Movement, NIM, pointed out that he couldn’t have bothered if Buhari continued as President so long as he (Buhari) was doing what is right.
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Proposed Solutions to Liquidity Challenge in Electricity Distribution Companies by Temple Ezebuike

The unbundling of PHCN in 2013 was a pragmatic move by the Federal Government to draw foreign investors. It was also aimed at improving the availability and quality of electricity. The transition toward the viability of the power sector has, however, been fraught with challenges.
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Nigerian Lawyer Wins IBA Human Rights Award

A legal practitioner to human rights has declared a Nigerian human rights lawyer, Mr. Adeola Austin Oyinlade, winner of the International Bar Association (IBA) award for outstanding contribution for 2018.
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FELA! Attend the Rendezvous – An Entertainment Law Connect Session With Lemi Ghariokwu & Rikki Stein

Entertainment Law Connect Initiative is set to hold its maiden edition of the Rendezvous, a monthly networking event for entertainment industry professionals, in partnership with Lawyard, Kasana and Café One.
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Events And Judgements

Court restrains APC from conducting primaries for Kaduna Central senatorial seat

The High Court of Kaduna State has restrained the ruling party, APC, from conducting the primary to select the party’s candidate for the Kaduna Central Senatorial District.
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Nigerian Court Jails Shell Nigeria’s Managing Director, others to 3 months in prison

The managing director of Shell Petroleum Development Company, Mr
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Insolvency Practitioners Set To Host International Conference And Gala/Award Nite

The Business Recovery and Insolvency Practitioners Association of Nigeria (BRIPAN) is scheduled to hold its 2018 International Conference and Gala/Award Nite on 27 and 28 September 2018 at Four Points by Sheraton, Oniru, Lagos.
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Honeypot Pornography: Anti-Piracy Lawyer Pleads Guilty To Money Laundering, Perjury, Mail and Wire fraud

Paul Hansmeier, one of the lead attorneys behind the controversial law firm Prenda, has pleaded guilty to mail, wire fraud, and money laundering. The Pirate Bay provided important evidence in the case, where Hansmeier and his colleague were found creating and uploading porn movies to file-sharing sites to extract settlements from alleged pirates.
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Hiil Set to Host 2018 Lagos Innovating Justice Conference #LIJC2018

Everyone who faces a conflict or crime should have access to legal support that is effective, safe, understandable, affordable and perhaps most importantly, available when it's needed. Hiil has made it their mission that by 2030, 150 million people will be able to prevent or resolve their most pressing justice problems.
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