Monkey village demolition: I acted legally, says engineer

AN engineer, Abiodun Ariori, has faulted allegations by a former Second Vice-President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Mr Monday Ubani, that he acted illegally last Thursday while recovering landed property in Ikeja area of Lagos. Ubani claimed in a Facebook post on December 31 that Ariori procured land grabbers and officials of Lagos State... Continue Reading →

Falana-led Coalition Calls For Monthly Inspection Of Police Stations, Detention Facilities by Judges

The Alliance on Surviving COVID-19 And Beyond, a coalition of over 80 civil society organisations and organised labour, has advocated for monthly inspection of police stations and detention facilities by judges and chief magistrates. The group in a statement by its Chairman, Femi Falana, said that Section 34 of the Administration of Criminal Justice Act,... Continue Reading →

JUST IN: ICPC boss, Delta AG, 6 professors, 64 others become new Senior Advocates

The chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission, Professor Bolaji Owasanoye; the immediate past National Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Afam Joshua Osigwe; the Attorney General of Delta State, Mr Peter Marakpo six professors and 63 others have been awarded the rank of Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SAN). According... Continue Reading →

NBA President Tackles Nigerian Government Over Freezing Of Bank Accounts Of #ENDSARS Protesters

President of the Nigeria Bar Association, Olumide Akpata, has condemned the freezing of the bank accounts of some #ENDSARS protesters by the Central Bank of Nigeria. Akpata also condemned the continued harassment and intimidation of Nigerian youth for participating in the protest, which gained international attention. tweet, described the clampdown on protesters as a wrong... Continue Reading →

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