Category Archives: Legal Education

NOUN law graduates petition NJC, seek inclusion in Law School training

The forum of law graduates of the National Open University of Nigeria, NOUN, has petitioned the National Judicial Council (NJC) seeking inclusion for training in law school.
The graduates sought the NJC leave to mandate Council of Legal Education (CLE) to extend admission quotas to National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) for vocational training in the Nigerian Law School. Full story

Source: http://www.dailypost.ng

Posted by Amaka, 20 February 2017

NOUN law graduates petition NJC, seek inclusion in Law School training

The forum of law graduates of the National Open University of Nigeria, NOUN, has petitioned the National Judicial Council (NJC) seeking inclusion for training in law school. Full story

Source: http://dailypost.ng/2017/02/19/noun-law-graduates-petition-njc-seek-inclusion-law-school-training/

Posted by Hussaini Ali February 20, 2017

UNILAG wins prize at Moot court contest

Law students of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) have won the maiden sub-regional round of the Price Media Law Moot Court. The victory earned them a ticket to represent West Africa at the global challenge holding in the United Kingdom (UK). RUTH AKERELE (400-Level Mass Communication) reports. Full story

Source: http://thenationonlineng.net/unilag-wins-prize-moot-court-contest/

Posted by Hussaini Ali February 16, 2017

Ayoola tasks stakeholders on improvement of legal education

Retired Justice of the Supreme Court of Nigeria and former Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Justice Emmanuel Ayoola has called on stakeholders in the legal profession, the judiciary and other relevant authorities to work towards improving the quality of legal education in the country. Full story

Source: http://guardian.ng/features/law/ayoola-tasks-stakeholders-on-improvement-of-legal-education/

Posted by Hussaini Ali September 27, 2016

Before Legal Education Council ruins Open University

It will be in public interest if the office of the President can direct today an Inter-ministerial Council comprising the Ministers of Justice & Education (to be supported by the office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, (SGF), office of the National Security Adviser (NSA) and Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution to resolve the needless conflict between the Nigerian Council for Legal Education (CLE) and the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) over admission into the Nigerian Law School. Full story

Source: http://www.nigeriatoday.ng/2016/08/before-legal-education-council-ruins-open-university/

Posted by Hussaini Ali 13th August, 2016

NOUN Suspends Law Degree Admission

Admission into the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) to study law as first degree has been suspended, the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Abdalla Uba Adamu, has said.  Full story

Source: http://www.allafrica.com

Posted by Amaka, 10 August 2016

NOUN Law graduates seek admission into Nigerian Law School

The Law Students Association of Nigeria (LAWSAN), National Open University of Nigeria(NOUN) chapter, says there are three sets of law graduates of the institution waiting for admission to Law School. Full story

Source: http://www.naija247news.com

Posted by Amaka, 2 August 2016