UKIRI, FIERY BAR ACTIVIST, IS DEAD

Firebrand Bar Leader and former Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) 1st Vice President, Mr. Emonena Blessing Ukiri is dead.  Continue Reading

XMAS-DAY DETAINEES NOW HOME, THANK ‘CITY LAWYER’

* ‘We Will Continue to Resist Attacks on Lawyers’ – NBA

The two lawyers who were detained by the Nigeria Police in lieu of their clients are now reunited with their families for the yuletide festivities. CITY LAWYER has also received high praise for its role in putting a spotlight on the plight of the detained lawyers. Continue Reading

XMAS: NBA WADES INTO CASE OF DETAINED LAWYERS

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) is set to wade into the case of two Lagos lawyers being detained at the Ikoyi Police Station, Lagos in connection with their clients. Continue Reading

TWO LAWYERS TO SPEND XMAS AT IKOYI POLICE STATION

Two Lagos lawyers are currently having a bleak Christmas celebration, having been detained by the Nigeria Police at their station in Ikoyi, CITY LAWYER can authoritatively report. Continue Reading

ADEGBORUWA BECOMES NBA PATRON FEB. 1

Fire-brand human rights lawyer, Mr. Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa has been appointed patron of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Okitipupa Branch. The investiture ceremony will take place during the Annual Law Week of the branch on February 1, 2019. Continue Reading

BREAKING: ROBBERS RAIN BULLETS ON NBA CHIEFTAIN

Bandits suspected to be armed robbers have rained bullets on former Nigerian Bar Association Legal Adviser, Mrs. Linda Rose Bala. CITY LAWYER gathered that Bala’s driver was also badly injured during the attack. Continue Reading

NBA LAGOS SET TO MARK HUMAN RIGHTS DAY

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Lagos Branch has lined up several programmes to celebrate this year’s International Human Rights Day. Continue Reading

KILLINGS: NBA BLASTS FG, SECURITY AGENCIES

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has criticized the Federal Government and security agencies for the killings that have bedeviled the legal profession and the judiciary. The NBA was responding to recent killing of a magistrate and two lawyers. Continue Reading

Ojukwu Lauds Usoro on Transparency

* Carpets Mahmoud for Appointing ZDIC Chairmen with “horrible reputation”

Former Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) presidential candidate, Prof. Ernest Ojukwu SAN has hailed NBA President, Mr. Paul Usoro SAN for publishing the financial statements for the lawyers’ body. Continue Reading

MACARTHUR GRANT: NBA, ‘MURRAY’ IN FIERCE BATTLE

• Lawyers’ Body Fails to Submit Report
• Program Officer Calls for Probe
• Usoro regime has damaged NBA brand – Murray
• Says Usoro resiled from pledge to Mahmoud
• ‘We spent only about N100 Million’ Continue Reading