Tag: Appeal Court

Concerns Over Proposed Appointment of Lawyers to Our Appellate Courts
The Bench

Concerns Over Proposed Appointment of Lawyers to Our Appellate Courts

TML- March 1, 2022

Introduction The plans of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) through its Judiciary Committee calling for expression of interest from suitably qualified legal practitioners from specific ... Read More

Appeal Court Judge , Rita Pemu Escapes Kidnap Attempt
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Appeal Court Judge , Rita Pemu Escapes Kidnap Attempt

TML- February 21, 2022

A presiding judge of the Court of Appeal, Owerri Division, Justice Rita Pemu, has escaped kidnap attempt. Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association, Owerri Branch, ... Read More

US Appeal Court Permits Nigeria To Request Documents From P&ID Stakeholders
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US Appeal Court Permits Nigeria To Request Documents From P&ID Stakeholders

TML- February 11, 2022

A US court of appeals for the second circuit has overturned orders which blocked Nigeria from obtaining documents to support its appeal against a €8.87 ... Read More

VAT Dispute: Appeal Court Grants Lagos’ Request To Join Case
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VAT Dispute: Appeal Court Grants Lagos’ Request To Join Case

TML- September 30, 2021

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has granted a request by the Lagos State Government, seeking to join Rivers State in the appeal filed by ... Read More

NBA Talks Tough, Promises To Protect Dignity Of Judicial Officers, Legal Profession
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NBA Talks Tough, Promises To Protect Dignity Of Judicial Officers, Legal Profession

TML- September 14, 2021

the NBA President, represented at the occasion by a senior member of the Bar, Yakubu Chonoko Maikyau (SAN), said he was constrained to set up ... Read More

[JUDGMENT] Propriety Of Making Similar Applications At The Supreme And Appeal Courts Simultaneously
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[JUDGMENT] Propriety Of Making Similar Applications At The Supreme And Appeal Courts Simultaneously

TML- September 1, 2021

The Supreme Court concluded that, the affidavit in support of the application did not disclose good and substantial reason for the failure to appeal or ... Read More