Daily Law Tips

Every weekday, we give free short tips on laws, rights, duties, procedures and legal remedies available in Nigeria (#DailyLawTips). And, on Mondays, our daily law tips focus only on Criminal Justice (#CriminalJusticeMonday). We share our DAILY LAW TIPS for free on our Website (www.LearnNigerianLaws.com), Instagram, Facebook, Whatsapp and Twitter accounts (@LearnNigerianLaws) to promote understanding of law.   

Dangote Group, BUA Group, the FCCPC & Sugar Price Fixing.

Dangote Group, BUA Group, the FCCPC & Sugar Price Fixing. . Daily Law Tips (Tip 790) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK)  Introduction: BUA Group is a food and infrastructure conglomerate based in Nigeria, owned by Nigerians and formed by Mr. Abdul Samad Rabiu in 1988. Dangote Group is the largest conglomerate in West Africa, …

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Requirements for the Importation of Petroleum Products in Nigeria.

Requirements for the Importation of Petroleum Products in Nigeria.

Requirements for the importation of Petroleum Products in Nigeria. Daily Law Tips (Tip 781) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK) Introduction: Petroleum products are highly regulated in Nigeria. Unless there is a valid license from the Federal Government of Nigeria, no person can trade or deal on petroleum products in any part of Nigeria. Nigeria’s …

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Why Surrogacy is Unlawful in Parts of Nigeria? 

Why Surrogacy is Unlawful in Parts of Nigeria? 

Why Surrogacy is Unlawful in Parts of Nigeria? Daily Law Tips (Tip 788) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK)  Introduction:  “SURROGACY” as a term may not be as common as “Adoption” in Nigeria but certainly the practise of surrogacy is not strange to Nigerians. Surrogacy is an arrangement whereby on agreement, a person (the Surrogate Mother) …

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Why Castration & Removal of Fallopian Tubes of Rapists Are Lawful.

Why Castration & Removal of Fallopian Tubes of Rapists Are Lawful.

Why Castration & Removal of Fallopian Tubes of Rapists Are Lawful. Daily Law Tips (Tip 787) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK)  Introduction:   In a country ravished by poverty and insecurity, with majority of its citizens leaving below $1 and with very unreliable security and judicial sectors, getting away with rape and sexual offences, …

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Abandoning a Pregnant Woman or Girl is a Crime in Lagos State.

Abandoning a Pregnant Woman or Girl is a Crime.

Abandoning a Pregnant Woman or Girl is a Crime. Daily Law Tips (Tip 786) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK).  Introduction:   Rejection is one common factors in the lives of many women, during their days of unplanned  pregnancy. There are often high cases of school age girls being expelled and dropped out of school …

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Emotional Abuse Is a Crime

Emotional Abuse Is a Crime

Emotional Abuse Is a Crime. Daily Law Tips (Tip 785) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK). Introduction:   From homes, schools, workplaces to religious centers, there are often too many cases of emotional abuse. In homes, many children grow up under homemade emotional abuse from their parents, guardians and siblings. Unfortunately, only few people understand …

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Banks Should Not Refuse Affidavits/Documents Made By Notaries Public.

Banks Should Not Refuse Affidavits/Documents Made By Notaries Public.

Banks Should Not Refuse Affidavits/Documents Made By Notaries Public. Daily Law Tips (Tip 784) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK).  Introduction:   Some documents will never have value or be presumed to be valid until there are made before a Notary Public for Nigeria or some other specific persons. A Notary Public for Nigeria is …

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New Punishment for Political Violence.

New Punishment for Political Violence.

New Punishment for Political Violence.  Daily Law Tips (Tip 783) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK) Introduction:  Proliferation of small arms and light weapons has been identified as a major catalyst of violence in Nigeria. Nigeria is estimated to have about 350,000,000 illicit and unregistered firearms, according to GunPolicy.org. There has really not been any …

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Effect of Non-Payment of Ground Rent in Nigeria.

Effect of Non-Payment of Ground Rent in Nigeria.

Effect of Non-Payment of Ground Rent in Nigeria. Daily Law Tips (Tip 782) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK) Introduction:  Nigeria is a country where there are no land owners but land holders, because all lands belong to government. Contrary to public opinion, it must be emphasized, that all lands in Nigeria belong to government, …

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Requirements for Filling/Fuel Stations in Nigeria.

Requirements for Filling/Fuel Stations in Nigeria.

Requirements for Filling/Fuel Stations in Nigeria. Daily Law Tips (Tip 781) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK)  Introduction: Nigeria is sadly still a crude oil driven economy, even in the face of laudable innovations and focus on alternatives to crude oil by most economies. Although, Elon Musk believes the world automobiles will soon not need …

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