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Chief Arthur Obi Okafor (SAN) Chairman, NBA Criminal Justice Reform Committee issues a Press Conference. on the forthcoming summit.

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I welcome you all to this Press Conference to acquaint you with the forthcoming Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Criminal Justice Reform Conference.

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Nigerian Bar Association set to join issues with Union Bank for practising Law

Recently,Union bank came out with an advert soliciting the public to come for legal services provided by the bank.Lawyers frowned at it and began a criticism of it which got to the leadership of the Nigerian Bar Association.
In a notice released by the Nigerian Bar Association obtained by Courtroom Mail,the Nigerian Bar Association assured its members that the association will confront and address the issue.
The notice is below

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Princess Banke Olagbegi-Oloba wishes delegates a safe trip and resourceful time at the NBA-SLP Conference

American Bar Association Section of International  Law’s liaison to NBA ,former treasurer YLF governing council and former Treasurer,NBA Akure branch,Princess Banke Olagbegi-Oloba(MRS),MCArb, wishes delegates and conferees at the NBA SLP Conference a resourceful time in Portharcourt. Continue reading Princess Banke Olagbegi-Oloba wishes delegates a safe trip and resourceful time at the NBA-SLP Conference

Paul Usoro, SAN, Welcomes Lawyers to the 2018 Nigerian Bar Association-SLP Conference in Port-Harcourt

My dear learned colleague, on behalf of my firm & friends, I welcome you to the 2018 Annual Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association Section on Legal Practice, SLP. Continue reading Paul Usoro, SAN, Welcomes Lawyers to the 2018 Nigerian Bar Association-SLP Conference in Port-Harcourt

LUC: NBA Ikeja set to storm Ilesa in support of NBA Ilesa Chair

The Chairman of Nigerian Bar Association,Ikeja branch is still resolute in ensuring that the murderous land use charge being  introduced in Lagos and other states do not see the light of day. Courtroom Mail reports that Osun State has followed the footsteps of Lagos to introduce an exorbitant land use charge. Continue reading LUC: NBA Ikeja set to storm Ilesa in support of NBA Ilesa Chair

Zik Obi’s tribute to Chief Ofulue reminds lawyers of a historic suit filed in 1999

           Courtroom Mail has obtained a historic tribute to Chief Emmanuel Ofulue written by Zik C Obi 11. It is not just a tribute but a piece of history.

A TRIBUTE TO LATE CHIEF SIR EMMANUEL OFULUE,                FORMER CHAIRMAN, NBA LAGOS BRANCH – THE GIANT WHO LED THE PREMIER BRANCH’S FIGHT TO STOP THE PERMANENT CLOSURE OF THE NIGERIAN LAW SCHOOL, VICTORIA ISLAND , LAGOS CAMPUS AND THE SALE OR ALIENATION OF THE PREMISES.   BY ZIK C. OBI II ESQ. Continue reading Zik Obi’s tribute to Chief Ofulue reminds lawyers of a historic suit filed in 1999

NBA 2018 Elections: 8 Election Timelines all voters and candidates should know

The NBA 2018 is expected to hold in July.

Courtroom Mail reports that the election Committee of the NBA (ECNBA) has been constituted on the 1st of March 2018 and Lawyers are waiting for the ban to be lifted to enable candidates officially engage in campaign.The most important timeline has come and gone on the 31st of March.Lawyers who complied with the payment of branch dues and Bar Practising fees before the 31st of March will be eligible to vote,Those who did not, have fallen out of the dragnet.

Courtroom Mail reports that as lawyers await the guidelines,there are constitutional timelines expected of the committee in delivering their functions.This Timelines are provided for in the 2.3,2.5,2.7 and 2.8 of the  second schedule of the Constitution of Nigerian Bar Association(NBA) Continue reading NBA 2018 Elections: 8 Election Timelines all voters and candidates should know