Man to die by hanging for killing police officer

An Ado-Ekiti High Court on Wednesday sentenced Abdulsalam Adinoyi (35) to death by hanging. In his judgment, Justice Lekan Ogunmoye said ‘’ I hold that the prosecution had proved his case beyond reasonable doubt against the defendant, thus, implying his culpability in all the charges against him.  “The […]

Jury to begin deliberations in ex-Giuliani associate’s case

A jury is expected to begin deliberating on Friday in the case of Lev Parnas, a former Rudy Giuliani associate who is accused of violating U.S. campaign finance laws by concealing the source of donations to politicians.

The Virus Is Changing How Lawyers Work. So What Can Law Firms Learn From It?

In just a few weeks, a legal industry that seemed cautiously optimistic about the year ahead changed its tone drastically, as law firm leaders quickly shifted focus to the new coronavirus—first complying with measures meant to limit its spread and then preparing for any number of potential economic […]

Today in 1889, the Eiffel Tower opens

On March 31, 1889, the Eiffel Tower is dedicated in Paris in a ceremony presided over by Gustave Eiffel, the tower’s designer, and attended by French Prime Minister Pierre Tirard, a handful of other dignitaries, and 200 construction workers.

Tech-What Nigerian Courts can take from UK Corona Virus Act- Anthony Atata

What Nigerian Courts can take from UK Corona Virus Act The Corona Virus Act 2020 received Royal Assent on the 25th of March 2020.The Act among other things provided for an amendment on how proceedings should be conducted in court Basically, it made provisions for parties and witnesses […]

1 case of Covid-19 in Rivers, 4 more confirmed across Nigeria

Nigeria Center for Disease Control has announced an additional five new cases of coronavirus in Nigeria.

Nigeria places travel ban on China, Italy, US, UK, nine others

The Federal Government on Wednesday placed a travel ban on 13 high-risk Coronavirus countries.