Speak no evil

The southern Kaduna killings is one of the recent occurrences with which Nigerian citizens have passionately sympathized. Following the loss of lives and properties in that area, many Nigerian citizens and organizations have appealed to the Nigerian Government to take proactive steps in putting an end to the crisis in southern Kaduna. In what may … More Speak no evil

Medicine After Death

“I will never drink Fanta again”, “If you drink too much NBC products you may die”…… The foregoing statements have been the aftermath of the judgment delivered by the High Court of Lagos State following an action filed against the Nigerian Bottling Company (NBC), and the National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control … More Medicine After Death

Requirement Of School Fees Vis-À-Vis The basic elements Of Contract

It was reported recently that the management of Osun State University, Osogbo (UNIOSUN) resolved to expel over 4,000 students of the institution who failed to pay their tuition fees within a stipulated period; owing a backlog of school fees to the tune of N2billion (two billion Naira). This issue arose following the disruption of the … More Requirement Of School Fees Vis-À-Vis The basic elements Of Contract

Setting a Standard

A Lagos State High Court sitting at Igbosere, in delivering a judgment in a suit filed by a Lagos-based businessman, Dr. Emmanuel Fijabi Adebo, and his company, Fijabi Adebo Holdings Limited, against Nigeria Bottling Company (NBC) and National Agency For Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) ordered NAFDAC to mandate NBC to, within 90 … More Setting a Standard

New Every Morning

  The Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) published a notice informing the general public that, starting from Monday 6th March 2017, incorporate documents can be scanned and uploaded for processing through the document upload interface available on the CAC’s website. This does not however discard the requirement to subsequently submit the original documents, as is usually … More New Every Morning

XENOPHOBIC ATTACK ON NIGERIANS: OUR TIES WITH SOUTH AFRICA

Nigeria has stood beside South Africa in a friendly diplomatic relationship for many years, having been a vehement supporter of the anti-apartheid movement that plagued the country for years. At that time, the Nigerian government issued over 300 passports to South Africans who sought to leave the country. Currently, according to Nigerian Union of South … More XENOPHOBIC ATTACK ON NIGERIANS: OUR TIES WITH SOUTH AFRICA

Education for all

A Federal High Court in Abuja presided by Hon. Justice John Tsoho recently declared that every Nigerian child has the constitutional right to free and compulsory primary and junior secondary education. The judgment was delivered in a suit filed by the Legal Defence and Assistance Project, LEDAP, against the Federal Ministry of Education and the … More Education for all

TRANS-SAHARAN MIGRATION TO EUROPE: BRINGING THE LAW TO THE RESCUE

The rising trend of migration to developed nations orchestrated by political instability in the home countries of migrants and/or for economic reasons, is fast becoming a global challenge. While it is noted that Southern European nations such as Italy, France, Germany, Poland, and Malta are among the worst hit by the migration crisis; the degrading … More TRANS-SAHARAN MIGRATION TO EUROPE: BRINGING THE LAW TO THE RESCUE