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

THE PASSAGE OF THE PETROLEUM INDUSTRY GOVERNANCE BILL: A STEP TO CHANGE

The momentous passage of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill on May 25, 2017 by the Nigerian Senate was heralded by many as a revolutionary step at creating a legal framework to address some of the perennial challenges that has plagued the oil and gas industry over the years. With this development, it is expected that … More THE PASSAGE OF THE PETROLEUM INDUSTRY GOVERNANCE BILL: A STEP TO CHANGE

Liability for unauthorised transfers/withdrawals — A review of Uba Plc V. Wasiu Bakare (2017) 4 NWLR (PT. 1555) 318.

The rapid increase in the development of technology has paved the way for the use of technology in different spheres of life. For instance, the financial services sector, where financial technology such as Electronic Banking (e-banking) has become an integral part of financial transactions, especially through the use of mobile banking, Point-Of-Sale terminals, Automated Teller … More Liability for unauthorised transfers/withdrawals — A review of Uba Plc V. Wasiu Bakare (2017) 4 NWLR (PT. 1555) 318.

HEALTH VS POWER

    From the Nigerian Presidential election in 2015 till date, the state of health of the current Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari has continued to generate concerns amongst Nigerian citizens. For some, the President’s health renders him unfit to perform the requirements of the job, especially in these sensitive times. Not too long ago, these … More HEALTH VS POWER

If You Don’t Use It, You Lose It: A Lesson From The Bentley Trademark Suit

  In the year 2015, renowned British luxury car brand Bentley Motors sued Manchester-based Bentley Clothing, a small menswear clothing company which sells its clothes in shops across Britain, over the use of its name. Bentley Clothing was in the process of filing to register the “Bentley” mark with the United Kingdom Intellectual Property Office … More If You Don’t Use It, You Lose It: A Lesson From The Bentley Trademark Suit

End Times, Indeed

  In a judgment recently delivered by the apex court of Russia, the Jehovah’s Witnesses denomination have been declared as an extremist organization, and thus banned from operating in Russian territory. This more or less classifies the 170,000 Russian Jehovah Witness worshipers in the same category as Islamic State militants. It was reported that the … More End Times, Indeed