Why Do Lawyers Defend ‘Factually Guilty’ Persons

A lot of people view lawyering jobs through dirty windows. They see lawyers as those without…

Kwenev V. The State

KWENEV V. THE STATE (2022) 13 NWLR {PT 1847} AT 273 Courtesy: Moruff O. Balogun, Esq. Summary…

Impunity and the Rule of Law in Nigeria: Why The Police Cannot Arrest Person in Place of Another

Introduction: By section 4 of the Police Act, the Nigerian Police derives its power to arrest…

An Analysis of the Number of Witnesses Under Conventional and Sharia Laws.

Indisputably, a witness plays a crucial role in the administration of justice in Nigeria. A witness(es)…

A Comparative Analysis of Vicarious Liability and Criminal Liability in Nigeria Criminal Law.

INTRODUCTION Often, individuals have been held liable for offence(s) committed by their associates. In corporate bodies…

An Overview Of The Rights Of A Child Under The Nigerian Laws: A Comparative Analysis

INTRODUCTION The rights of a child in Nigeria are enshrined in several laws both national and…

International And Local Documents On The Basic Rights Of Women.

INTRODUCTION A woman is an adult female. Prior to adulthood, a female human is referred to…

Open Letter to President Muhammadu Buhari on FG – ASUU Protracted Strike, Issues and Challenges

FG – ASUU Protracted Strike Issues and Challenges Your excellency, President Buhari, it is not my…

Lagdo Dam and the Unprecedented Severity in Nigeria: The Conspiracy of Silence and Addressing the Challenges

I had listened to the address of the presidency at the Environmental Summit of the United…

A Systematic Approach to Vagrancy Laws in Nigeria.

Introduction Over the years, the Nigerian Police force has engaged in indiscriminate arrest of wanderers in…

The Water Resources Bill Is An Act Of Banditry: Why Chief Malcolm Omirhobo Maybe Right.

INTRODUCTION: The Water Resources Bill has been reintroduced to the 9th Assembly of the House of…

Analysis of Consumer Rights Protection in the Nigerian Aviation Industry

Abstract One can easily assert that there has been commendable development evident to all and sundry…

Police – Public Relations: Accept Police as your Friend, Moruff O. Balogun, Esq., Urges the Public.

The Vice Chairman of Nigerian Bar Association, Ijebu Ode branch, Moruff O. Balogun, Esq., has urged…

Feasibility of Nigerian Policies on Insecurity and Insurgency.

Abstract The primary responsibility of the government to its citizens is providing security. National security is…

Abba V. Abba Aji: On Power of Governor to Correct Anomaly in Grant of Right of Occupancy. An Insight into the Decision of the Supreme Court Therein.

Citation: (2022) 11 NWLR PT. 1842 AT 535. PARTIES IN FULL: DR. SHETTIMA ABBA V. 1.…

Exceptions To Inadmissibility of Hearsay Evidence Under Shari’a Law

It is trite that no contentious proceedings can be sustained in any court without proof of…

Electoral Act 2022: 20 Key Dots to Note in Filling Pre-election Matters [Part 1].

Courtesy: Moruff O. Balogun, Esq. Dot 1:That the candidate was duly nominated by his/her political party.…

Uba V. Ozigbo: On Whether A Candidate Who Bought Nomination Form, Screened And Cleared To Participate In The Primaries But Failed To Actually Participate Has Locus To Challenge The Outcome Of Such Primaries. An Insight Into The Decision Of The Supreme Court Therein.

Citation: (2022) 10 NWLR   PT. 1839 AT 431. PARTIES IN FULL: SENATOR UGOCHUKWU UBA                     V.…

Environmental Threats/Challenges: Makoko Community Lagos, Nigeria as a Case Study

Introduction Environmental threats are effects of human activity on the biophysical environment, most often of which…

Posting of Nudes, a Contravention of the Provisions of the Constitution and Cybercrimes Act 2015; An Insight into the Case of A.G Federation V Mr. Ayan

Posting of Nudes, a Contravention of the Provisions of the Constitution and Cybercrimes Act 2015; An…