- Advertisement -

Articles written by:

Newswire Law & Events

3474 Articles Written
- Advertisement -

Must Read

SSS Declares Sunday Igboho Wanted, Confirms Gunning Down His Allies

The Department of State Services (DSS) has declared Sunday Adeyemo, a self-acclaimed activist popularly called Sunday Igboho, wanted. The DSS declared him wanted at a press briefing where it confirmed gunning down two of Igboho’s allies at his Ibadan residence.


Lagos State Government on Thursday, handed over a new temporary Court complex at Osborne to the Judiciary to replace burnt Igbosere High Court. Recall that Governor Sanwo-olu promised to relocate the Igbosere High Court which was burnt in October 2020 during the EndSARS protest to a property located in Ikoyi.

Court reinstates Osun High Court’s Justice Oloyede

Justice Oloyede was unjustly retired by the National Judicial Council (NJC) in 2016. Her retirement came when she was petitioned by the Osun Civil Societies Coalition for her failure to conduct herself in a manner preserving the dignity of her office, impartiality and independence of the Judiciary.

Reps Passes Petroleum Industry Bill 2021

The House of Representatives on Thursday passed for third reading the Petroleum Industry Bill 2021. Chairman of the House Adhoc Committee on the PIB, Rep. Mohammed Tahir Mongunu moved for the consideration of the motion at about 1.00pm on Thursday.

Supreme Court to fix Hearing in PDP’s Suit Seeking Uzodinma’s Sack

The Supreme Court is expected to fix hearing date anytime soon in a motion filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) seeking to sack the Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma. It was learnt that parties have filed some additional processes in relation to the motion filed last year and that the PDP, through its lawyer, Phillips Umeadi recently filed a fresh document, requiring the Supreme Court to set the case down for hearing.

NBA-SBL 2021: Alternative Currencies, a hot Topic at the 15th Annual Business Law Conference

Experts and analysts have indicated that the session on "Alternative Currencies in The Digital Age" at this year’s annual business law conference (a hybrid conference) of the Nigerian Bar Association Section on Business Law (NBA-SBL) is one that must not be missed by legal practitioners, tech entrepreneurs, business executives and other stakeholders, as it promises to be intriguing not just because a panel of very knowledgeable practitioners and industry players would be discussing another technological advancement, but because the discussion would be centred around the disruption of money itself!


The Nigerian Bar Association, Lagos Branch has just concluded its elections for the new Executive Committee for 2021-2023. The elections had two positions that were contested, while eight other positions had candidates that were unopposed. The two contested positions were the posts of the Chairman and that of the Secretary. The posts of the Chairman had three contestants who are Amaefule Seth Obulor Stanley, Atata Anthony and Ikechukwu Uwanna.

Allow me Finish my Tenure, Wike tells 2023 Guber Aspirants

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has urged governorship aspirants in 2023 to allow him finish his tenure. He also told the aspirants to learn how to curry the favour of voters in Ward 9 of Obio/Akpor Council to benefit from their role during elections, noting that the ward always produced the highest number of votes in the state. He stated this yesterday at the unveiling of the Rumuepirikom Flyover in Obio/Akpor Council.
- Advertisement -

Editor Picks