Restructuring: Northern governors didn’t speak for the North—Junaid Mohammed

Explains why Igbo cant be president Unlike many politicians who speak from both sides of their mouths, Dr Junaid Mohammed is blunt, down-to-earth but unrepentantly committed to the interest of the North. In this interview, he takes a caustic swipe at Yoruba leaders who are clamouring for restructuring as well as Igbo separatist agitators.    In More...

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By Bar and Bench On Sunday, September 17th, 2017

If I were some judges, I would have resigned– Justice Akanbi

Former president of Court of Appeal and pioneer chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related Offences Commission (ICPC), Justice Mustapha Akanbi (retd), belongs to the late Kwame Nkrumah old More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, September 9th, 2017

Nnamdi Kanu’s father raises the alarm, says FG wants to kill his son

Takes case to United Nations As police refute allegation, say no one wants Kanu dead His Royal Highness, Isaac Okwu Kanu, is the traditional ruler of Afara Ukwu Ibeku in Umuahia North Local Government area of More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, September 2nd, 2017

We didn’t impose 120 cut-off mark, varsities voted for it —JAMB

The announcement on Tuesday August 22 of the minimum cutoff marks for admission into tertiary institutions by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has been eliciting reactions from stakeholders, More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, August 21st, 2017

34 medical workers to treat 400 people free each day at NBA conference–Prof Kanyinsola

The Chairman of the NBA Technical Committee on Conference Planning (TCCP) Prof. Kanyinsola Ajayi (SAN) in this interview with YETUNDE AYOBAMI OJO and KEHINDE OLATUNJI talks about the arrangement for the conference. In More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, August 20th, 2017

Why the on-going NBA conference is special—Muritala Abdul-Rasheed

The annual conference of the Nigerian Bar Association has commenced in Lagos. Nigerian lawyers all over the world and professionals from other walks of life are gathered there or heading towards the conference More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, August 20th, 2017

Why I want to remain in office for another four years in Anambra—Gov Obiano

Incumbent Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano is the sole candidate of the  All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) for the  governorship election scheduled to hold in November, this year,  state-wide. In More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, July 29th, 2017

Incessant conflict between Presidency and National Assembly normal—Akintola (SAN)

Says 2014 confab report, solution to Nigeria’s problems Legal icon, Chief Niyi Akintola(SAN), has said that the implementation of the 2014 confab report will douse the tension and solve the problems confronting More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, July 9th, 2017

Naira may crash again–Boyo

In spite of the perceived stability in the foreign exchange market after months of serious crisis, renowned economist and Lagos-based industrialist, Henry Olujimi Boyo, in this interview with Onyedika Agbedo, insists More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, March 26th, 2017

Prophecy that changed my life— Yemi Osinbajo

Many a prominent pastor have issued failed prophecies and consequently suffered ridicule for their words. But Vice President Yemi Osinbajo knows that one pastor whose pronouncements are priceless. As a pastor of More...