Industrial Court Orders Reinstatement of Abia State University Security Officer

Owerri –His Lordship, Hon. Justice Oluwakayode Arowosegbe of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria, Owerri Judicial division has ordered Abia State University to reinstate Mr. Nwankwo Joseph to his position as Senior Security Officer in the Security Department with payment of all entitlements including salaries and allowances from 28th June 2016 till date within 30 days.

Industrial Court Orders Globacom to pay ex-staff Abdulahi Tijani Eleven Months Salary Within 30 Days

Abuja –His Lordship, Hon. Justice A. N. Agbakoba of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria, Sitting in Abuja has declared the failure of Globacom Telecommunication Limited to pay her former staffAbdullahi Tijani salary from 7th July 2014 to 26th May 2015 as breach of contract of employment, ordered firm jointly and severally to pay sum of N495, 000.00 as cumulated unpaid salary, N45,000 asGeneral Damages and N100,000 Cost of action within 30 days.

The Irony of Investing in Your Workforce By Sunday Fadipe

Most of what an organization possesses goes down in value. Facilities deteriorate. Equipment becomes out of date. Supplies get used up. What asset has the greatest potential for actually going up in value? People! But only if they are valued, challenged, and developed by someone capable of investing in them and helping them grow.

Data Protection In Nigeria: 3 Ways The Data Protection Bill HB02 2019 Affects Nigerians

Nigeria has not had any data protection regulation that covers the rights of people resident within its territory.

Speakership: CUPP rejects Gbajabiamila, drags him to court for perjury

The Coalition of United Political Parties on Tuesday rejected the choice of the Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, as the next Speaker.

Federal High Court Stops SEC From Removing Tinubu, Boyo As Oando Executives

The Onado versus SEC saga has taken a dramatic turn as the Federal High Court sitting in Lagos on Monday restrained the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) from removing embattled Wale Tinubu and Omamofe Boyo as Oando Plc’s Group Chief Executive Officer and...


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Legal Opinions And Articles

Of Gender Parity and Prerogative In Nigerian Politics By Terinwa Adesipo

For most of history, humanity has had to hurdle passed many challenges, gridlocks and even warfares. At some point the battle is lost, at some other, the battle is won, and at some, the battle is not really lost neither is it won. These are the unstable and unpredictable moment that has, is and will continue to define our uncommon universe.

Reginald Aziza: In Defence of Good Academic Grades

The world is changing. Some years ago, it was sufficient for a person to be educated in order to distinguish himself/herself from his/her peers. As the world evolved, basic education was no longer sufficient.

Land Fraud: Whether You Must Reflect The Average Value Of A Property In The Open Market In Your Deed Of Conveyance By Morenike Okebu

It is trite Law that the Court will not enquire into the adequacy of consideration (AFRICAN PETROLEUM LTD V OWODUNNI (1991) 8 NWLR (PT. 210) 351)

Analyzing Justice Bulkachuwa’s decision to take her hands off the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal: Right or Wrong?

The marriage of lawyers(later Judges) and politicians is quite common with notable marriages being that of the Ige, Odili, Nyako, Nwosu-Iheme, Wike, Anenih and Pedro families having the mixture of a political spouse and a Judge.

NBA Conference 2019 to Hold at Eko Hotel, Harbour Point as TCCP Reduces Fees

The Technical Committee on Conference Planning (“TCCP”) of the Nigerian Bar Association (“NBA”) on Thursday confirmed a reduction in fees for the 2019 Annual General Conference (“AGC”) of the NBA.

Events And Judgements

Industrial Court Rules That Letter of Resignation Becomes Effective Upon Delivery

agos –The Presiding Judge of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria, Akure division, His Lordship,Hon. Justice O. O. Oyewumi has declared the invitation letter sent to a former lecturer of Kwara State University Dr. Murtada Ahmad to appear before the University committee after resignation as unlawful and set aside the purported letter of dismissal dated 27th day of October 2017.

Millions Of Cash & Cryptocurrencies Seized By US Government in Movie Piracy Case

he United States Government has seized millions in cash and cryptocurrency as part of a movie and TV show piracy investigation carried out by Homeland Security Investigations and the MPAA.

530 judgments Delivered in 10 Months by Lagos Small Claims Court

The Small Claims Court of the Lagos State Judiciary has delivered 530 judgments out of 850 cases filed by litigants within the last 10 months of its sittings in seven magisterial districts.@

Duale, Ovia & Alex-Adedipe Set To Organise Business Series On Telecommunications, Media and Technology

Top Nigerian law Firm Duale, Ovia & Alex-Adedipe (DOA), is set to organise its yearly business Series On Telecommunications, Media and Technology

Undeclared Crude: Nigerian Government Appeals Court Judgments

The Federal Government of Nigeria has filed Appeals against the judgments of Justice Olateruogun J of the Federal High Court, Lagos  in Suit No: FHC/L/CS/320/16 – Federal Government of Nigeria V Nigerian Agip Oil Company Limited; and Suit No: FHC/L/CS/319/16 – Federal...

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