Latest News for: Ibadan law


PCWGN fights to stop pangolins extinction in Nigeria

Business Day Online 16 Nov 2021
Three have died out of the rescued pangolins due to bad handlings by poachers and the other six have been rehabilitated and released by the conservation group into a protected forest area ... Read also ... Our judicial system in Nigeria needs to be serious about Wildlife laws,” said Morenikeji, who is also a professor at the University of Ibadan ... .

Law school: Between more campuses and vocational training in universities

Business Day Online 20 Oct 2021
Law school graduates 161 first-class candidates, 133 are women ... The Committee then approved a faculty of law at the University of Ibadan and a Law School at Lagos for vocational training but today, there are about 70 accredited Law Faculties operating in Nigerian universities and six campuses of the Nigerian Law School.

Asue Ighodalo to speak at formal investiture of 17th IoD President

Business Day Online 26 Sep 2021
Ighodalo obtained his first degree in economics from the University of Ibadan, and a law degree from the London School of Economics and Political Science in the UK; he was admitted into the Nigerian Bar in July 1985 ... of law and serves as a mentor to young lawyers globally.

Innovation key to tackling energy challenges in Africa – Experts

Business Day Online 31 Jul 2021
Consultant and Faculty Member, Centre for Petroleum, Energy Economics and Law, University of Ibadan, Temilade Sesan, who stressed on the need to factor gender based realities in designing energy solutions noted that strengthening the physical linkages between rural and urban communities remained critical to addressing energy issues.

Ighoho not under any immigration-related probe in Benin, says Yoruba group

Business Day Online 26 Jul 2021
He said “Sunday Igboho lives in Ibadan, got married in Ibadan, rear children in Ibadan, built houses in Ibadan and as such he has the rights to be protected by Ibadan Traditional Institution within the ambit of the law just like any human being in Ibadan.” ... The monarch however urged the people to remain calm and law abiding as truth will prevail.

Law against persons with disabilities not effective says JONAPWD

Business Day Online 04 Jul 2021
National Assistant Secretary General of the association, Yusuff Olatunji Raheem who spoke in Ibadan noted that the law provides that people with disabilities should have access to public buildings such as health facilities, schools, financial institutions and recreation ...

The two sides of a nation

Business Day Online 21 Jun 2021
People constitute a nation, determine her state and image ... And this may not change any time soon ... Although when I went for my Masters of Law Programme at the University of Ibadan, Oyo state in 2016-2017, I did not follow the routine. Ibadan is calm, relatively sane with a rural-urban mix, but the vibes of Lagos State drag you to its inner echelon ... .

Savannah Region House of Chiefs appoints legal person

Ghana Web 04 Jun 2021
On his education and law background Mr Nashiru said; “I attended Damongo primary school, Damongo Junior Secondary and finished in 1982 and then proceeded to Damongo Senior Secondary School in 1983 and finished in 1988 and from there, and from there I worked with Controller and ...

CECILIA AKINTOMIDE, seasoned executive in development finance, corporate governance, Law

Business Day Online 28 May 2021
Cecilia Akintomide is a seasoned executive with expertise in Development Finance, Corporate Governance, Law, and General Management ... Prior to the AfDB, Cecilia practiced law in Lagos, Washington D.C., and New York, at the law firms of O ... In addition, in 2019, Cecilia received the African Business Law Icon of the year award.

Oyo anti-corruption law consistent with federal laws – Makinde

Business Day Online 26 May 2021
Declaring open the ‘organisational integrity management training programme for the OYACA board members, management and staff in Ibadan, on Tuesday, Makinde said no provision in the OYACA law will go against the dictates of the federal laws, as the case between the Ondo ... Oyo State Govt seeks to hold 15% equity in Ibadan Inland Dry Port.

Power devolution: Nothing new in PDP’;s Governors resolutions – Lukman

Business Day Online 19 May 2021
A Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Salihu Lukman said there is nothing new in the resolutions contained in the Communique’ issued at the end of the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP’s) Governors meeting held in Ibadan, the Oyo State Capital on Monday.

Makinde advocates fiscal federalism

Business Day Online 25 Apr 2021
While promising to provide suitable environment to enable the Nigerian Bar Association’s Section on Public Interest and Development Law (NBA-SPIDEL) hold a hitch-free Conference in Ibadan, the state capital, in May 2021, the governor said that the state would do what is necessary to support the conference.

A law student in France can pay nothing for tuition and earn a $35,000 starting ...

Business Insider 10 Mar 2021
Top law schools ... Top law schools in Nigeria according to Nigerian Infopedia.University of IllorinUniversity of Lagos, UNILAGUniversity of Ibadan, UIUniversity of Nigeria, NNSUKAObafemi Awolowo University, OAUUniversity of Jos, JosUniversity of Benin, Edo StateLagos State University, LagosAhmadu Bello University, ZariaBabcock University, Ogun State.

Human rights organization grooms security agents on effective law enforcement

Business Day Online 09 Feb 2021
With Nigerians still nostalgic about the tragic events of the EndSARS protest, Citizens’ Gavel- a human rights-focused non-governmental organization recently held a capacity-building program for officers of Law Enforcement Agencies in Nigeria, in Ibadan, Oyo State.

Akeredolu, Ajayi’s political feud takes new twists in Ondo with counter accusation, condemnation

Business Day Online 08 Jan 2021
... uncle in Ibadan, Professor Benjamin Ogunbodede who has been ill for sometime ... It becomes more emotional when it’s recalled that the loyal and dedicated Tosin stopped by at the Governor’s Law Hub, Ibadan, to greet his Principal while returning to Akure from his uncle’s residence.”.