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New currency: Buhari extends deadline till Feb 10

New currency: Buhari extends deadline till Feb 10

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday afternoon rescinded his deadline on the swap of old currency notes with new ones as…
New currency: Nigerians should resist January 31 deadline

New currency: Nigerians should resist January 31 deadline

By Femi Falana SAN The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, had on October 26, 2022,…
Osun Tribunal exposes flaws in BVAS as INEC begins mock accreditation

Osun Tribunal exposes flaws in BVAS as INEC begins mock accreditation

Despite the judgement of the Osun State Eelction Petition Tribunal declaring the  election of Ademola Adeleke illegal, the Independent Electoral…
Tribunal sacks Adeleke as Osun governor

Tribunal sacks Adeleke as Osun governor

The Osun State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Osogbo, Osun State on Friday sacked Governor Ademola Adeleke on the…
NJC recommends 84 Judges, 9 heads of courts for appointment

NJC recommends 84 Judges, 9 heads of courts for appointment

From Olalekan Awojodu, Abuja As part of concerted efforts to prepare for challenges that may arise for Judiciary in the…
Industrial Court orders firm to pay employees N8.5m over unlawful sack

Industrial Court orders firm to pay employees N8.5m over unlawful sack

From Olalekan Awojodu, Abuja The National Industrial Court has ordered a firm, Presal Nig. Ltd, to pay four former employees…
Lawyers walk out of court in Ararume’s N100bn suit against Buhari

Lawyers walk out of court in Ararume’s N100bn suit against Buhari

From Olalekan Awojodu, Abuja. Drama ensued on Monday at the Federal High Court in Abuja at the hearing of the…
Courts lack power to stop arrest, investigation, and prosecution of criminal suspects

Courts lack power to stop arrest, investigation, and prosecution of criminal suspects

By Femi Falana SAN It is common knowledge that the police invade the homes of the poor to arrest them…
I’ll never compromise the course of justice -Olanipekun

I’ll never compromise the course of justice -Olanipekun

The Chairman of the Body of Benchers, Chief Wole Olanipekun SAN at the weekend reiterated his total commitment to the…
NJC condemns states owing retirement benefit of judges

NJC condemns states owing retirement benefit of judges

The National Judicial Council (NJC) at its 100th meeting on Thursday condmned in strong terms, the non-payment of retirement benefits,…
Former NBA Ikeja Chairman, ‘Lekan Yusuf is dead

Former NBA Ikeja Chairman, ‘Lekan Yusuf is dead

A former chairman of Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Ikeja branch, Alhaji Olalekan Yusuf SAN is dead. He died early Thursday…
Protect Nigeria’s democracy, not only parties – Osei

Protect Nigeria’s democracy, not only parties – Osei

The Nigerian Bar Association, NBA and its members have been challenged to go beyond representing disputing parties in court for…
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