The current President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Mr. Paul Usoro SAN, was today arraigned before a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, on a 10-count charge bordering on conversion and criminal breach of trust, preferred by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Other defendants in the charge are the incumbent governor of […]
The International Bar Association (IBA) has introduced a programme to sponsor African young lawyers to the IBA conference scheduled to hold in Rome, Italy between the 7th and 12th of October 2018. The Nigerian Bar Association announced this in a notice signed by its General Secretary, Aare Isiaka Abiola Olagunju.
Twenty-two legal practitioners were yesterday, the 19th of September 2016 sworn in as Senior Advocates of Nigeria by the Legal Practitioners Privileges Committee (LPPC). The swearing in took place at a Special Session of the Supreme Court to mark the commencement of the 2016/2017 Legal Year and provided the newly elected President of the Nigerian […]
The Nigerian Bar Association in a statement has stated that the Bar Practising Fees for 2016 is to be paid into a single account domiciled with Access Bank Plc., as other accounts maintained with other banks for the payment of the Annual Practising Fees has ceased to be operative. The details of the account are […]