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Legal Implications of the “Two-Thirds Majority Vote” Required To Successfully Remove The Head Of A Legislative House In Nigeria

Democracy is a system of rule by laws, not by individuals. In a democracy, the rule of law protects the rights of citizens, maintains order, and limits the power of government. All citizens are equal under the law and no one is above the law. All actions of public and private individuals are governed by law. No one may be discriminated against on the basis of their race, belief, religion, ethnic group, gender, or political interest, group or affiliation. read more

Leadership By Example

Leadership is wrought with highs and lows, bright and dim days. Times are when the moments swell with an air of success and shone on by fortune's sun; yet at other times, challenges may whirl in like a storm or the bubble of many years' work prickled by a thorn of chance. Yet and in all these, a leader maintains the same comportment as when the organization was in great shape. read more

Condolence Message By Paul Usoro SAN To The People Of Rivers

My family and I, express our commiseration with the wife and family of the late Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice of Rivers State, Chief, Hon. Emmanuel Chinwenwo Aguma, SAN, the Port Harcourt Branch of the Nigeria Bar Association, and the good people and the Government of Rivers State, on the sad demise of their illustrious Son. read more

Reflections: PUC Alumnus Echoes From Philip Oamen

"I have, therefore, considered it apposite, at this point of the electioneering campaign, to lend my voice and support to one of the presidential candidates, Paul Usoro, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) in his own right. The intention here is to give my personal assessment of Paul as a person, in my capacity as his former employee. read more

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