Human rights lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana, has said “restructuring Nigeria can never guarantee unity and political stability.”
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The AG died on Friday at a hospital in London, a statement by the state Commissioner for Information and Communications, Emma Okah, said
The development was confirmed by the Chief Registrar of the Supreme Court, Hadizatu Mustapha, on Thursday
Babalakin, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, said this in Gbongan, Osun, at the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board 2018 policy meeting.
Let the Nigerian masses that you have served so well, defended so uncompromisingly rise up in lifting their eyes to the sky in prayers for you. And may such prayers be heard.
For too long the Inner Bar has been perceived as too elitist and deployed only in the service and defence of the rich and powerful or the upper echelon in society. That narrative has to change. There cannot be greater injustice than giving arms to the already powerful to fight the weak and defenseless. For me, the only honour I can do to the silk robes I adorn is to help the weak, defenseless and just, against the oppressive might of the powerful and unjust. And on the flip side, it is also to ensure that the weak do not use the weakness as an excuse to unjustly blackmail the powerful and manipulate society.
This came to the fore following the death of Daudu’s wife of 28 years, Ranti
The Chief Registrar of the Supreme Court, Hadizatu Mustapha, made the announcement in Abuja while briefing the newsmen at the end of the committee’s 127th meeting.
He added that the visit was a fulfillment of a promise the Senate President made when he called on phone after hearing the news of the demise of his father.
The Chief Registrar of the Supreme Court, Ahmed Gambo Saleh, who is the Secretary of the Legal Practitioners and Privileges Committee, said the new SANs will be inaugurated on September 19, 2016
At the resumed hearing on Friday, counsel to Tarfa, Abiodun Owonikoko (SAN), told the court that he filed an application for stay of proceeding pending the hearing of the appeal at the Court of Appeal.
The counsel urged the court to grant the application, adding that refusal of the application would cause great hardship to the accused
“To encourage hard work, I suggest that the salaries of judges should be paid based on the volume of cases adjudicated.”
Tolani confessed he had been into drugs
Mahmood, aged 62, died in his office located on Bank Road, Kaduna on Friday evening