NBA President Invites IBA Conference Delegates And Friends To Cocktail Party

The President of the Nigerian Bar Association specially invites all Nigerian delegates and friends at the 2017 IBA Conference to a cocktail party holding as follows: VENUE: HUNTER ROOMS NOVOTEL HOTEL , 100 Murray ...

Lawyers Agitate For Appointment of KANO CJ

Legal practitioners in Kano have stepped up agitations to challenge the failure to appoint a substantive Chief Judge to oversee the affairs of Kano state High court of justice. According to judicial sources, ...

Young Nigerian Lawyer Among Five Winners In Ecuador-Nigeria Writers’ Contest

Five winners have emerged from the Ecuado Nigeria Young Writers Short Story contest which held under the banner of the Abuja Writers Forum, AWF and the Ecuadorian government. The writers include Jude Valentine ...

Notice To All Legal Practitioners For Non- Collection Of Tablets At The NBA-AGC 2017

The Nigeria Bar Association wishes to bring to the attention of all Lawyers that participated at the just concluded 57th Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Annual General Conference (AGC) 2017 who were unable to collect ...

Communiqué Issued By The Nigerian Bar Association At The Close Of Her 57th Annual General Conference

The 57th Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association NBA with the theme AFRICAN BUSINESS: PENETRATING THROUGH INSTITUTION BUILDING held at the Landmark Events Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria ...

Group trains lawyers in oral advocacy

A Non-Governmental Organi-sation (NGO), Conference for Western Attorneys-General (CWAG), in conjunction with the African Alliance Partnership (APP),  has held a training to enhance lawyers’ capacity in oral ...

Christian Lawyers Urged To Embrace Truth As Their Watchword

Christian lawyers have a responsibility to use their professional skills and faith to rescue the nation from underdevelopment and tensions, the Archbishop of the Metropolitan See of Lagos, Most Rev. Alfred Martins, ...

NBA section, others honour late SAN with play

Members of the Nigerian Bar Association Section on Business Law (NBA-SBL) converged on the MUSON Centre in Lagos to see the play: Just an Ordinary Lawyer. It was written and performed by multi-award winning ...

SAN named EKSU governing council chair

Ekiti State Government has appointed a former Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) General Secretary Dele Adesina (SAN) as the Governing Council Chairman of the state University, Ado-Ekiti. His appointment, which takes ...

NBA Should Be Led By An Epitome Of Integrity- Igbikikuno

With the Nigerian Bar Association NBA elections about 10 months away the Publicity Secretary of the Eastern Bar Forum EBF of the NBA, Mr George Fortune Igbikikuno, Esq. has expressed concern over the conduct of ...

Re: Eastern Bar Forum Cannot Decide The President For NBA; I ask, Who Is Afraid Of His Brothers?

I have read an article titled Eastern Bar Forum cannot Decide the President for NBA Mazi Udegbulem the legal adviser to Nigeria Bar Association Owerri Branch. Apart from this being in the public domain, a lawyer, ...

NBA Boosts Members Welfare, Partners Healthcare Provider

In a bid to boost the welfare of its members the Nigerian Bar Association NBA has partnered with Tristate Healthcare Service Limited. The healthcare company was at the just concluded NBA annual general conference ...

‘How Lawyers Can Avoid Sudden Death’

Lawyers by the nature of their profession are prone to stress and sleeplessness, and must undergo regular checks to avoid sudden death, according to a medical expert, Prof Kamar Adeleke. Adeleke, who is ...

‘Update Your Knowledge of Native Laws’

Lagos Chief Judge CJ Justice Olufunmilayo Atilade has urged newly appointed  presidents of Customary Court and magistrates to acquaint themselves with the customs of the people to bring  justice administration ...

‘Stop Paying Young Lawyers Peanuts’

Why did you decide to become a lawyer I decided to become a lawyer because of my burning desire to offer assistance to the vulnerable and less privileged  members of the society. I hate injustice and oppression, ...

EBF Denies Issuing Any Release Against Paul Usoro, Says Suicide Vest Is Unfortunat

In response to a social media blog alleging that Eastern Bar Forum(EBF) issued a statement advising Paul Usoro to bury his ambition,a senior member of EBF who spoke with Courtroom ...

NBA Election 2018: Those Encouraging Paul Usoro SAN To Test His Popularity Should Advice Him To Bury His Ambition- EBF Warns

There has been avalanche of reactions to the innocent Sallah message sent by Paul Usoro SAN. The message apart from wishing us well, did not achieve any other other thing, rather it woke up the sleeping lions of ...

46, 297 Lawyers Paid For Bar Practicing Fee As At March 2017 — NBA National Financial Secretary

The NBA Financial secretary NGOZI MARTHA UDODI has revealed that over 46, 297 lawyers paid their practicing fees as at March 2017. In her report made to the pre-conference of the NEC meeting of the NBA on the 18th ...

Wanted: Incorruptible Judiciary

YOUNG lawyer Tobi Damilare and some Nigerians have sought a judiciary that is free from corruption. Speaking at this years National Youth Service Corps NYSC Essay Writing Competition/National Symposium of the Bible ...

Illegal detention: Appeal Court awards N2.5m to lawyer against EFCC

The Appeal Court in Abuja has awarded the sum of N2.5 million as damages to human rights lawyer, Nkereuwem Akpan against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The unanimous decision of the appellate ...