27.3 C
Port Harcourt, Nigeria
Thursday, September 20, 2018

"Our goal is to make Rivers State a land of peace and prosperity with boundless opportunities and possibilities"

– a place where no one is left behind...

Gov.Ezenwo Nyesom Wike

Freedom Of Association And Free Press

In a constitutional democracy, every one is entitled to express his views, sentiments and opinions on every matter of public interest either privately or...

‘Prosecution, Not Bound To Call Every Witness’

This is an appeal against the judgment of the Court of Appeal, Ilorin Division, which affirmed the decision of the High Court of Kwara...

Perfection Of Title In Landed Property Transaction

Perfection of title includes stamping, registration and obtaining of Governor’s Consent. This is post-completion matter and it is the duty of the purchaser to...

Procedure For Child Adoption In Nigeria

There are essentially two stages to this process. The formal application to the relevant authority; for example: The Director, Child Development Department, Ministry of Women...

Misappropriation Of Judgement Debt By Counsel Is A Crime

In the Federal High Court, Holden at Lagos, Nigeria, On Monday, December 13, 2010, Bt:fore Honourable justice Dan Abutu, Chief judge, Suit No: FHC/L/CS/1225/2010 Between: Mogbeyi Sagay (SAN)...

Nigerians, 250 Migrants Drowned Off Italian Coast

More than 200 Italy-bound migrants, comprising Nigerians and nationals of other African countries, were feared dead after their boat from Libya capsized on Wednesday...

Power Of Customs To Seize Goods Not Limited To Imported Products

In the Court of Appeal, holden at Lagos, on Wednesday, February 23, 2011. Before their Lordships: Hussein Mukhtar, Justice, Court of Appeal; John Inyang...

Legality Of Administrative Adjudiction

The phrase administrative adjudication refers to legality recognized practice of authorizing administrative bodies and matters affecting the rights of individuals. Administrative tribunals derive their jurisdiction...

Appellate Court Will Not Set Aside A Decision Of A Lower Court Because It...

In the Court of Appeal, Holden at Lagos on Friday, December 17,2010, Before their lordships: Clara Bata Ogunbiyi, justice, Court of Appeal; Adzira Gana Mshelia, justice,...

Judiciary And Crisis Of Confidence

Justice must not be done but must be seen to be done. Again, Justice is denied when right thinking  people walk away thinking the...
- Advertisement -