Eti-Osa Bar Forum Anti-Covid-19 Taskforce Visits Sample Collection Site

ETI-OSA BAR FORUM ANTI-COVID-19 TASKFORCE VISITS SAMPLE COLLECTION SITE, CALLS ON LASG TO PARTNER PRIVATE HEALTH INSTITUTIONS The Special Taskforce Committee against the Spread of Coronavirus of the Eti-Osa Bar Forum paid a visit to the COVID-19 Sample Collection Site and Emergency Operations Centre in Eti-Osa Local Government […]

Breaking: About 40 Health Workers Tested Positive for Covid-19

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, says about 40 health workers have tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. Dr Ehanire disclosed this on Thursday during the briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 in Abuja, the nation’s capital.

NBA Benin Inaugurates Electoral Committee

The Nigerian Bar Association,Benin Branch-the Lion Bar InauguratesElectoral Committee for the forthcoming Elections. The Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association,Benin Branch-the Lion Bar-Prince Benson Ogiegbaen A.I.C.M.C has sworn in a Seven Man NBA Benin Electoral Committee.

Online weddings now available in New York

Couples are set to be married in online weddings following a shake-up of marriage rules in New York. Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Twitter that he is issuing an executive order allowing for marriage licenses to be obtained remotely and for clerks to perform ceremonies via video conference. […]

BREAKING: Richard Akinjide is dead

A legal luminary, Chief Richard Akinjide(SAN) is dead. He died at the age of 88. A family source said he died in the early hours of today at the University College Hospital, Ibadan. Details shortly

Birthday Tribute to a Quintessential States Man

BIRTHDAY TRIBUTE TO A QUINTESSENTIAL STATES MAN: Chief Solomon Iyobosa Edebiri MON :A Philanthropic Politician with a Difference “A politician thinks of the next election; a statesman of the next generation. A politician looks for the success of his party; a statesman for that of his country. The […]

Productive Use of the Internet- Douglas Ogbankwa, Esq.

The internet is an endless resource of possibilities .Knowing how to use it makes your life incredibly easy .You can do the unthinkable on the Internet.Here are amazing ways that that the Internet can touch your lives .

Lawyers Get Pay Cuts, Furloughs as Firms Grapple With Downturn

The legal world is being ravaged by the economic fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic, as lawyers are furloughed, forced to take pay cuts or unable to find work. Government lockdowns aimed at containing the spread of the virus have forced even elite law firms to rein in their […]

NBA condemns assault on physically challenged lawyer by policemen

NBA CONDEMNS ASSAULT ON PHYSICALLY CHALLENGED LAWYER BY POLICEMEN. Kassim Olalekan Lawal Esq. is a member of the Association of Lawyers With Disabilities. On Sunday, the 19th day of April, 2020 he and his niece decided to show true patriotism and love by distributing food items (as palliatives) […]

Coping with the Covid-19 pandemic and staying afloat

COPING WITH THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC AND STAYING AFLOAT (1) ByFikunayo Sarumoh & Temple Amadi It is no longer news that COVID 19 has brought the entire world to a standstill. The media is awash daily, with figures of new cases of carriers of the Coronavirus and the deaths […]

NBA Benin Bar Investigative Committee Dismisses Welfare Secretary’s Petition

The Chief H.O. Ogbodu led Investigative Committee on a Petition written by the Welfare Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association,Benin Branch -the Lion Bar ,has dismissed a Petition written by the Welfare Secretary of the Branch -Fidelis Eireye.


In a Notice issued by the Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association, Benin Branch-Pius I. Oiwoh Esq.,the Lion Bar ,it was indicated that the Lion Bar shall hold its April,2020 Meeting on its 7 WhatsApp Fora and other Social Media Channels.

La Abogada Newsletter: A call for articles

LA ABOGADA NEWSLETTER(A Publication of FIDA INTERNATIONAL) Dear Distinguished Colleagues, A CALL FOR ARTICLES: MAY 2020 (2019/20 3RD QUARTER) EDITION We are at this time accepting suitable articles for publication in our 2019/2020 thirdquarterly edition of La Abogada for the current administration of FIDAINTERNATIONAL.

You will Die one day! A Poem from Douglas Ogbankwa Esq

When you a mere mortal play god,steal and kill in the name of man and God,When in dealings with others you show no mercy,which brings pains and strains to persons, remember,you will die one day! When you loot and decrepit the public Coffers ,I tell you one day […]


The Special Taskforce Committee against COVID-19 of the Eti-Osa Bar Forum began its activities on Thursday, 16th April ,2020 by paying a Courtesy visit to the Area “J” Command Headquarters , Eti-Osa Local Government Headquarters and a partner private health institution, Dove Hospital, Badore , Ajah. It will […]