Within the past few months, members of the Nigerian Bar Association, Ikeja Branch, have experienced a sudden transformation of the Secretariat as progressive renovation and continuation of construction resumed a few months ago. Due to the extent of the work going on, the branch meeting for the month of May […]

Samuel-Walter-Onnoghen, Chief Justice of Nigeria The Nigerian government has clarified some misconceptions by the US, UK and the EU over Friday’s suspension of the Chief Justice, Walter Onnoghen, one of which is that he has not been sacked, but suspended.Another point is that he is not the man that will […]

The trial of a former Minister of Aviation Chief Femi Fani-Kayode and his finance (state) counterpart Mrs Nenadi Usman was stalled at the Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday.Mrs. Usman’s lawyers, Chief Ferdinand Orbih and Abiodun Owonikoko, both SANs, were absent.The case therefore could not go on despite the […]

NAN Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), Mr. Danladi Yakubu Umar The National Industrial Court, Abuja, on Monday ordered the service of an interim order and hearing notice on the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), Malam Danladi Umar.The orders follow the suit seeking to restrain […]

By Azimazi Momoh Jimoh, Abuja [FILE PHOTO] Atiku The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described as laughable, threats by the Federal Government to question its Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, over alleged involvement in a N156 million financial scam.Addressing an emergency press conference in Abuja yesterday, the party said the threat was […]

NBA IKEJA, SET TO STOP CHIEF JUDGE Chief Judge of Lagos State, Hon. Justice Opeyemi Oke The Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association, Ikeja Branch, Prince Dele Oloke, has summoned members of the branch to an Extraordinary General Meeting following the Chief Judge of Lagos’ invitation to the launching of […]

Fani-Kayode and Yinka Odumakin Nigeria’s former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode; and Yinka Odumakin, have sued the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, and the Nigeria Police Force over attempts to arrest them.They also asked a Federal High Court in Abuja to restrain the Department of State Services from detaining […]

[FILE POTO] Amaju Pinnick. PHOTO: YouTube An Abuja Chief Magistrate District Court 11 sitting at Wuse Zone 2, has put in abeyance the warrant of arrest it had issued previously to the Special Presidential Investigative Panel (SPIP) headed by Chief Okoi Obono-Obla against the president of the Nigeria Football Federation […]

The late Gani Fawehinmi,SAN means many things to different people and his influence in the lives of the many people that have encountered him cannot be forgotten quickly. The Ikeja Branch of the Nigerian Bar Association in its consistent tradition will hold the 15th Gani Fawehinmi Annual Lecture Tagged: FAWEHINMISM. […]