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Iwuanyanwu: I Didn’t Call Yoruba Political Rascals

This Day 27 Mar 2023
See full text of his Press Statement below ... The Seven Igbo Speaking States namely ... For instance, I am the Balogun Babaguwan of Ibadan land ... On Personal basis , one of my best daughters is married to a prominent Yoruba family in Ibadan, Oyo State. My son in Law and his wife have lived together for over 20 years ... I am very proud of my son-in-law ... Signed..

2023 IFJ: Spotlight on Female Justices in Nigeria

This Day 10 Mar 2023
She attended Abadina School, University College Ibadan from 19581960, among others, Nigerian Law School, Lagos from 1977 – 1978, and was called to Bar on July 8, 1978 ... School, Ibadan; Law Graduate of the University of Lagos in 1977, and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1978.

Subomi Balogun: Toast to Iconic Banker, Shrewd Entrepreneur at 89

This Day 05 Mar 2023
... Ibadan ... Otunba Michael Olasubomi Balogun is also a recipient of the University of Ibadan’s Degree of Doctor of Laws (Honoris Causa) in recognition of his outstanding achievements, both in the field of Law and his contributions to the socio-economic development of Nigeria.

Ekiti First Lady: Dr. Olayemi Oyebanji From Classroom to Governor’s Lodge

This Day 19 Feb 2023
Oyebanji who disclosed that her ambition at the beginning was to become a lawyer, revealed how fate landed her in the Department of Education Management, University of Ibadan but she thought she would change to Law in 200 Level only to fall in love with her education courses.

Another Honour for Wole Olanipekun

This Day 18 Feb 2023
Beyond Law, his contribution to education traverses many institutions, including University of Ibadan, University of Ilorin, University of Lagos, Ajayi Crowder University and others ... For instance, after Olanipekun’s meritorious service to the University of Ibadan, where he once ...

Spotlight on Female Presidential, Governorship Candidates for 2023 General Elections (1)

This Day 10 Feb 2023
She attended St Anne’s School Ibadan for secondary school education. She started her career as a practicing nurse at the University College Hospital, Ibadan before she proceeded to the United Kingdom, where she obtained a degree in Management, Law, and Diplomatic Studies and also did Social Welfare training.

Unending Pains of Ailing Victims of Lagos Building Collapses (II)

This Day 10 Jan 2023
Our investigation further revealed that many of the collapsed buildings were initially marked distressed, which by law should be removed in 21days but were not. This included the historic Itafaaji building collapse and house 34, Ibadan Street, Ebutte-meta Lagos which caved in on May, 5, 2022.

‘HIV can kill faster than the drug abuse’: Nigeria opens first needle exchange to tackle infection

The Observer 14 Nov 2022
Abiola is participating in Nigeria’s first needle and syringe exchange programme in Ibadan, Oyo state ... launched in Oyo, Abia and Gombe states in July, delayed by the pandemic and logistics between the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency and the ministry of health. In Ibadan, ...

Mark Osa Igiehon: Committed to Nation-building

This Day 06 Nov 2022
From there I went to law school in Lagos, did my mandatory one year service in Ibadan before heading to Kano where I practiced for many years with a friend called Mustafa Wali ... After my doctorate degree, I returned to Nigeria and practiced law for sometime before Shell invited me to come and work because I didn’t apply.

Hoodlums Attack Oyo APC Members, Supporters

This Day 05 Oct 2022
Kemi Olaitan in Ibadan. Hoodlums suspected to be members of the Park Management System (PMS), yesterday attacked members and supporters of the All Progressives Congress during Tinubu/Shettima solidarity rally held in the ancient city of Ibadan ... “As peaceful and law-abiding citizens, we won’t take laws into our hands.

2023: Swear in Ariwoola Now, Ex-varsity Don Tells Buhari

This Day 05 Oct 2022
A former Law Professor at the University of Ibadan, Yemi Akinseye-George (SAN), has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to swear in Justice Olukayode Ariwoola as substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) without further delay ... Speaking to journalists at a two-day workshop on the Administration of Criminal Justice Act/Laws, Prof.

Oyo to Criminalise Land Grabbing, Offenders Risk 15 Years Jail

This Day 05 Sep 2022
Kemi Olaitan in Ibadan ... He gave the warning while inaugurating the Task Force Unit of the real properties law of Oyo State at the Executive Council Chambers of the Governor’s Office, Agodi, Ibadan ... “It is against this background that the Real Properties Protection Law, 2016 was enacted.

Buhari, Tinubu, Oyetola, IG Mourn Tafa Balogun

This Day 06 Aug 2022
Deji Elumoye, Kingsley Nwezeh, Adedayo Akinwale and Udora Orizu in Abuja and Yinka Kolawole in Osogbo ... “A graduate of the University of Lagos and the University of Ibadan where he studied Political Science and Law respectively, the former IGP served in various administrative, operational, and investigative positions all around the country.

Ex-IGP, Tafa Balogun Dies at 74

This Day 05 Aug 2022
Chiemelie Ezeobi and Kingsley Nwezeh in Abuja. A former Inspector-General of Police, Mustapha Balogun, is dead. He died at the Reddington Hospital in Lekki, Lagos State at about 8.30 pm yesterday after a brief illness, family sources said ... Balogun died at 74 ... While a police officer, he gained a law degree from the University of Ibadan. .

Oyo Assembly Loses Member, Ademola Popoola

This Day 14 Jul 2022
The lawmaker representing Ibadan South-East Constituency II in the Oyo State House of Assembly, Ademola Popoola, is dead ... Speaker of the Assembly, Adebo Ogundoyin, confirmed this in a statement yesterday in Ibadan. According to him, the news of the death of the law maker was grievous and heart-breaking.

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