LEGAL IMPLICATIONS OF THE SENATE PRESIDENT’S DEFECTION

Dr. Bukola Saraki made history by becoming the first sitting President of the Senate to decamp from the political party by which he won the elections to another political party. Though this move has been predicted by many and was quite unsurprising, it raises certain constitutional and legal questions regarding his position as leader of […]

CASE REVIEW: OLOWU V. OLOWU

ADENIYI OLOWU & ORS V. OLABOWALE AREMU OLOWU & ANOR (1985) LPELR – 2604 (SC) (1985) 3 NWLR (PART 13) 372   Delivered by the Supreme Court of Nigeria on the 13th day of December 1985.   SUMMARY OF FACTS: This is a case whereby children of a deceased man who had died intestate disagreed […]