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Nigerians express diverse views over online divorce application

Some residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Wednesday expressed divergent views over the introduction of online divorce applications by the British authorities. Full story

Source: www.premiumtimesng.com

Posted by Amaka, 10 May 2018

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Nigeria looks to King & Spalding for trade law advice

Nigeria’s government has entered into an agreement with leading law firm King & Spalding to provide legal services in support of implementing Nigeria’s trade remedy legislation. Full story

Source: https://www.africanlawbusiness.com/news/7936-nigeria-looks-to-king-and-spalding-for-trade-law-advice

Posted by Hussaini Ali February 9, 2018

How telephone conversation exposed embattled High Court Judge, Ofili-Ajumogibia

The Investigation officer was attached to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, the agency which is prosecuting her for alleged corrupt practices.

A Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja has been told how some telephone conversation recorded exposed the alleged lies told by the embattled Federal High Court judge, Rita Ofili-Ajumogibia to the investigating officers during investigation.Full story

Source:  https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/01/telephone-conversation-exposed-embattled-high-court-judge-ofili-ajumogibia/

Posted by: Anyaogu Uluocha 28/01/2018

Morals, Rule of Law, and Partisaship in Nigerian Politics

Every society is governed by a set of rules by which its members are expected to conduct their affairs. Within the society itself, different classes of persons are governed by different sets of rules unique to their circumstances. For example, medical doctors are bound by what is known as the Hippocratic Oath whilst in Nigeria Legal Practitioners are bound by the Legal Practitioners Code of Conduct. Even amongst the military and before the adoption of the Geneva Convention on conduct of war fare, a defined set of rules had over the centuries been developed to guide soldiers on the battle field in the treatment of the enemy. Therefore, hardly can one find a sphere of modern society that is not regulated by some form of rules and regulations.  Full story

Source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2017/11/morals-rule-law-partisaship-nigerian-politics/

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UGONWA OBIAYO: MY LAW STUDY SUFFERED BECAUSE OF DANCE

Trained as a mass communicator and lawyer, Ugonwa Obiayo found her passion as a dancer. The entertainment lawyer who recently was elected as Chairman, Lagos State Guild of Nigerian Dancers, in this interview with JOE AGBRO JR, talks about her dance journey and what she hopes to achieve during her term. Excerpts Full story

Source: http://www.thenationonlineng.net

Posted by Amaka, 8 August 2017

Smuggling, greatest threat to Buhari’s economic policy, says Saraki

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has identified smuggling of goods into the country as the greatest threat to the realisation of the economic policies of the present administration led by President Muhammadu Buhari. Full story

Source: www.vanguardngr.com

Posted by Amaka, 17 July 2017

U.S. Launches Law Enforcement and Public Engagement Project

The United States Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement (INL) in collaboration with the CLEEN Foundation yesterday launched a pilot project on public engagement for law enforcement agencies in Nigeria. Full story

Source: http://www.allafrica.com

Posted by Amaka, 8 June 2017