As a Nigerian electricity consumer, the law is clear regarding some of your basic rights to electricity consumption in the country. Knowledge of these basic rights will equip you in preventing their violations, and where violated, will assist you in identifying the type of remedy to seek to that effect.
On 14th June 2019, Governor of Kebbi State, Atiku Abubakar Bagudu removed Justice Elizabeth Asabe Karatu, from office as Acting Chief Judge of the State and appointed Justice Sulaiman Ambursa to act in that capacity, following the Kebbi State House of Assembly’s refusal to confirm Justice Karatu as substantive Chief Judge of the State.
The presiding Judge of the National Industrial Court, Akure division, His Lordship, Hon. Justice O. O. Oyewumi has set aside the dismissal of Mr. Anthony Izevbekhai by the Edo State Government, ordered that claimant be reinstated to the position of Assistant Director, GL 15 and payment of salaries and entitlement from the period of November, 2015 till the date within 30 days
Abuja—His Lordship, Hon. Justice A. N. Agbakoba of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria, sitting in Abuja has declared the deliberate non-payment of salaries to Kogi Judiciary workers as inhuman and degrading treatment, ordered the State government to pay the sum of N1.529b to the judiciary being the outstanding amount due from July 2018 to March 2019.
Prevention OF Hon. Justice Elizabeth Karatu From Performing Her Statutory Judicial Functions – NBA Reacts
The attention of the President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Paul Usoro,SAN has been drawn to a video that has gone viral showing a Civil Defence official preventing a Judge of the Kebbi State High Court, Hon. Justice Elizabeth Karatu from accessing his court for the purpose of sitting to deliver some judgments reserved for that day.
The Chief Judge of the Federal High Court of Nigeria, Justice A. Abdu Kafarati on Friday unveiled the Federal High Court Civil Procedure Rules 2019.
British Airways says it is facing a record fine of £183m for last year’s breach of its security systems.
Rape is generally recognized as forcing sexual intercourse on a person without their consent, or with their consent where there exist any factors that can vitiate such consent e.g. force, threat, intimidation, abuse of authority, deception or where the consent giver is legally incapable of giving consent due to mental capacity, age or being semi-conscious.
Copyright infringement which can simply be referred to as piracy is the use of creative works belonging to creatives protected by copyright law without permission for a usage where such permission is required, thereby infringing certain exclusive rights allotted to the Intellectual property (IP) rightsholder, such as the right to reproduce, distribute, display or perform the protected work, or to make derivative works.
The Nigerian Bar Association adopted the Address of the President of the Nigerian Bar Association at the National Executive Committee meeting of the NBA held on 20th June, 2019 as the position of the Nigerian Bar Association on the state of the nation.