The judgement delivered by Justice Adeniyi Ademola of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on March 31, over a suit filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) against the leadership of the House of Representatives and 43 others, seeking to restrain all listed as defendants in the suit from removing from office any of the principal officers.. read more →

Mr. Falana says the country’s senior lawyers must stop railroading the poor to prison while rich and powerful criminals continue to walk free Lagos lawyer and activist, Femi Falana, has lambasted some Nigeria’s senior lawyers and judges for allegedly frustrating corruption cases in the country. He identified the trials of the former Chief Executive of.. read more →

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday said it would establish a special fund to assist young lawyers to give free legal services to the poor. The State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Ade Ipaye, disclosed this at a workshop with the theme, “Building a Culture of Pro Bono in Nigeria.” The workshop was part.. read more →