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 the nation. In this interview with VINCENT KALU, Chief Akintola, took a swipe at those who criticised the composition of the conference More...

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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...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

Allegations: NJC’s non-publication policy meant to avoid media trial—Omijie-Omolemen

The National Judicial Council (NJC) recently adopted a policy that seem to be an infringement on the right of the media to have access to information following allegations of corruption levelled against some judges. More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, December 27th, 2016

Sensational handling of corruption in the judiciary ‘ll not yield positive results, by Okeaya-Inneh(SAN)

The call for political reforms has continued to gain momentum across the country such that former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has joined the debate in favour of the proponents. While the Federal Government seems More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, November 14th, 2016

Ajayi Crowther University: Assessing Asaju’s one year in office, by Oludayo John Bamgbose

The ancient town of Oyo, besides being the ancestral stool of the Yoruba, hosts the famous St. Andrews College of Education (now Emmanuel Alayande College of Education) located along theOyo-Ogbomosho expressway. St. More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, October 24th, 2016

National Judicial Policy ‘ll infuse vitality into the nation’s judiciary–CJN

…It ‘ll also correct misguided impressions about our operations The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Mahmud Mohammed on Monday blamed absence of a clear, coordinated judicial policy framework as part More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, October 16th, 2016

Justice Nnamdi Dimgba’s reply to CJN’s query over DSS petition against him

This letter was written by Justice Dimgba on September 4, 2016 to NJC in reply to a query issued him by CJN regarding DSS petition against him RE: CORRUPT PRACTICES AND PROFESSIONAL MISCONDUCT BY JUSTICE NNAMDI More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, October 15th, 2016

The Aisha Buhari’s controversial interview with  BBC

BBC: Almost two years after President Muhammadu Buhari was elected into this government; it appears as if things are not going well, the people are complaining; where do you think the problem is? Aisha Buhari: More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

Why NBA can’t deal with corrupt senior lawyers – Sagay

Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN) is the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC). Sagay spoke with AMEH EJEKWONYILO on the sideline of a three-day ‘National Stakeholders Workshop on the More...