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Clarke’s Call On Buhari To Extend Tenure, Breach Of Constitution, Says Olanipekun

From Deborah Musa, Abuja The Chairman of the Body of Benchers (BoB), Chief Wole Olanipekun (SAN) has described Robert Clarke’s (SAN) call on President Muhammadu Buhari, to extend his tenure on the ground of the insecurity bedevilling the nation as

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Report Cases Of Harassment By Security Agencies To Committee, NBA Urges Lawyers

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Securities Agencies Relations Committee (NBA-SARC) has urged lawyers to report cases of harassment and intimidation to the committee for immediate redress. In a press statement made available to CITY LAWYER, the committee urged lawyers “who

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Buhari Recommends Timeframe For Determination Of Court Cases

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday suggested that criminal cases from the high court to the Supreme Court should be concluded within a year. He also wants civil cases to end within 15 months. Buhari spoke at the 60th Annual General

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El-Rufai Angered By NBA’s Withdrawal Of Invitation

Kaduna Governor Nasir El-Rufai has described withdrawal of his invitation to speak at the 2020 Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) conference as an “unfortunate embrace of injustice”. El-Rufai, in a statement by his spokesperson, Muyiwa Adekeye, vowed he cannot be gagged.

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NBA Court Boycott Order Records Partial Compliance In Abuja

The Nigerian Bar Association’s (NBA) order to lawyers to boycott courts nationwide from Tuesday, Jan. 29, was partially complied with at the Federal High Court, Abuja. It will be recalled that the NBA ordered its members nationwide to boycott the

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