Mr. Steve Nwakwo has replied Lagos based legal practitioner Mr Sylvester Udemezue raised concerning the high level of pass rate recorded in the just-released bar finals result. Steve in his response made available stated that he will not be pressing further on the issue due to the fact that he has retired from activism.
161 First Class & Mr. Steve Sun’s Vituperative Requisitions On Nigerian Bar Association Against The CLE: A Riposte (A letter to Steve Sun, by Sylvester Udemezue)
Law and Society Forum (LSF) is a popular WhatsApp Platform comprising a group of very senior and junior Nigerian lawyers (resident within and outside Nigeria) committed to discussions on how best to deploy law as an instrument of social change for the overall progress of Nigeria and Nigerians. On 20 October 2018, at about 10.00pm, from the comfort of my study, I read on LSF, a piece of commentary, marked “without prejudice,
Law Awards Gala is an award event celebrating Lawyers and Law students in Nigeria who possess talents and have acquired skills alongside the pursuit of their law degrees.
Amasa Firdaus, a Muslim faithful who graduated from Nigerian Law School (NLS) and was refused her call to bar for failing to remove her hijab, has said her defiance was to challenge the status quo.
A Law graduate or lawyer that cannot defend his or her own basic rights as contained in the constitution does not deserve to be called a legal practitioner.