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PING! ATTEND THE NIGERIAN BAR ASSOCIATION (NBA) IKEJA , YOUNG LAWYER’ FORUM (YLF) CONTINUOUS LEGAL EDUCATION SEMINAR

Young Lawyers Forum (YLF), Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Ikeja CLE Seminar

 

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The Young Lawyers Forum (YLF), Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Ikeja Branch, will hold its Continuous Legal Education (CLE) Meeting and Seminar on Monday 22nd May, 2017 at the Bar Centre, High Court of Lagos State Premises, Ikeja  Lagos at 12 noon.Continue reading

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PING! NIGERIAN BAR ASSOCIATION (NBA) IKEJA BRANCH, HUMAN RIGHTS SEMINAR HOLDS

 

 

 

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Are you a human rights practitioner or want to be acquainted with the changing dynamics of human rights law and practice in Nigeria?

Then you need not look too far to get your wish fulfilled. Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Human Rights Committee Ikeja Branch’s annual Human Rights Seminar has been scheduled to hold on Thursday 18th May, 2017 at St. Leo Catholic Church Hall 1, Toyin Street Ikeja at 10.00 am.Continue reading

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THE ABSU LAW CLINIC; MAKING A DIFFERENCE

Today I have the honour of publishing the trailblazing efforts of the ABSU Law Clinic, of the Faculty of Law, Abia State University , Uturu in the practical study of law and  their giant strides in Social Work. The experience is shared by Noble Chinwendu, Deputy Head of the ABSU Law Clinic. Hope you are inspired after reading this.

Members of the ABSU Law Clinic on a Prison visitation Photo credits ABSU Law Clinic

Members of the ABSU Law Clinic on a Prison visitation Photo credits ABSU Law Clinic

 ABSU Law Clinic; Who we are!

The ABSU Law Clinic was established by the Network of Universities Legal Aid Institutions (NULAI) in 2004, as an in-house clinic of the Faculty of Law, Abia State University, Uturu. It provides legal services to indigent members of the public.Continue reading

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“THE UNCARING NBA: THE NIGERIAN BAR ASSOCIATION (NBA) 56TH ANNUAL GENERAL CONFERENCE (AGC) 2016, PORT HARCOURT.”

Today, Nelo takes the floor to give us her Conference report from the concluded NBA AGC 2016 held in Port Harcourt. So its Nelo on the Beat!

 

At the NBA AGC 2016 Photo credits facebook.com/nelo.o.akorah

At the NBA AGC 2016 Photo credits facebook.com/nelo.o.akorah

By Thursday, 18th of August 2016, I had already arrived Port Harcourt for the 56th AGC of the NBA scheduled for 19th to 26th of August 2016. The next day being Friday, I went along with a friend to the Judiciary Complex, for the collection of conference materials, but we were asked to return on Saturday (20th August, 2016) afternoon.Continue reading

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THE NIGERIAN BAR ASSOCIATION(NBA); AS AB MAHMOUD’S BRAVE NEW BAR BECKONS

                      

AB Mahmoud SAN NBA President Elect 2016 -2018

AB Mahmoud SAN                           Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) President Elect 2016 -2018

 

AB Mahmoud SAN has emerged the president of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) following his victory in the historic national election held on 30th and 31st of July, 2016. It’s a new dawn for the NBA with the successful conduct of its election using electronic voting.

Enter AB Mahmoud SAN

AB as he is popularly called holds a Bachelor of Laws and Master of Laws degrees from the prestigious Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. He was admitted to the Nigerian Bar in July 1980. He worked for 15 years with the Kano State Ministry of Justice rising from the position of pupil counsel to Attorney General and Commissioner of Justice.Continue reading

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THE NBA NATIONAL ELECTIONS 2016; YOUNG LAWYERS HOLD THE ACE

Photo credits www.thelearnedfriends.com

Photo credits www.thelearnedfriends.com

“Mr. President, my name is (withheld by me) and I am from the Enugu Branch of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA). I received a copy of the statement of account of the NBA which has been presented for adoption. I was wondering why it was not given to us with our conference materials at the beginning of the conference so we can be properly prepared to deliberate on it before its adoption”Continue reading

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THE 2015 NBA ANNUAL GENERAL CONFERENCE (AGC) COMMENCES!

Yea! You heard right!

“The annual ritual of legal gentlemen and judicial brethren conglomerating for academic, legal and socio-cum political tete- a-tete on the legal, political and social quagmires obfuscating legal practice, asphyxiating legal practitioners and militating against societal equilibrium viz a vis the temporal and permanent change romancing the political system which is audible to the deaf and visible to the blind like the Biblical Mene Mene Tekel Upharsin, has descended on …”

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I MET GANI IN COURT!

Photo credits Gani Fawehinmi Library

Photo credits Gani Fawehinmi Library

Yea! You heard right! He was right there. The irrepressible, consistent, passionate and trail blazing Chief Abdul-Ganiyu Oyesola Fawehinmi, the Senior Advocate of the Masses and passionate fighter for social justice.

I couldn’t believe it. I remember at his death in September 2009, my best pal and classmate had sent me a text lamenting;

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