On a daily basis, the Nigerian security agencies, especially the police, parade suspected criminals before the media. Most times, the names and pictures of the suspects are displayed. But some lawyers are worried that such extensive media publicity is not...
The Federal Government has sent the Special Crimes Court Bill 2016 to the National Assembly. If passed into law, Nigeria will join at least six other countries with courts exclusively empowered to try corruption and related crimes. ROBERT EGBE...
Former Chairman of Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Ikeja Branch, Mr Ubani Monday Onyekachi, has called on the Attorney-General of the Federation, AGF; Inspection-General of Police, IG and the Chief Judge of Abia State to put measures in place for...
Advocates of restructuring are clamouring for it for different reasons. Many who claim that they are marginalised feel that restructuring will solve that problem. Others are for it because the centre is too powerful; so power should devolve to...
The newly elected President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Abubakar Mahmoud will be sworn in on August 26, 2016, in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. Mahmoud, who is a former  Kano State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, was...
Mr Onyekachi Ubani, a former Chairman, Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Ikeja Branch, says the Certificate of Return given to Mr Sampson Ogah of the PDP as the governor-elect of Abia by INEC is in order. He said the incumbent...
On the position of the law regarding the rights of over 3.5 million internally displaced Nigerians in the North to vote, Ubani explained that the ongoing crisis in the region does not affect the execution of the right of...