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WHAT MUST HAPPEN BEFORE ARRESTED PERSON CAN ANSWER QUESTION FROM ANY SECURITY AGENT.* Daily Law Tips (Tip 506) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK)

The constitution of Nigeria is the greatest of all laws in Nigeria. Things provided or stated by the constitution cannot be changed by any other law, government, order, signal, instrument, person, code, policy, training manual or handbook of any agency or outfit. The constitution provides what must happen before any arrested person can answer any …

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WHAT MUST HAPPEN BEFORE ARRESTED PERSON CAN ANSWER QUESTION FROM ANY SECURITY AGENT.* Daily Law Tips (Tip 506) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK)

The constitution of Nigeria is the greatest of all laws in Nigeria. Things provided or stated by the constitution cannot be changed by any other law, government, order, signal, instrument, person, code, policy, training manual or handbook of any agency or outfit. The constitution provides what must happen before any arrested person can answer any …

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DEADLINE FOR RELEASE OF ARRESTED PERSONS IN ANY PART OF NIGERIA. * Daily Law Tips (Tip 501) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK)

Nigeria is a democratic state that respects human rights of all persons. Although, Police and other security agencies have rights to arrest with or without warrant, the law provides a deadline, maximum period or timeline within which an arrested person must be released. Where a person is arrested for any offence that is not punishable …

DEADLINE FOR RELEASE OF ARRESTED PERSONS IN ANY PART OF NIGERIA. * Daily Law Tips (Tip 501) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK) Read More »

DOCUMENTS THAT CANNOT BE TENDERED IN COURT FROM THE BAR.* Daily Law Tips (Tip 497) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK)

Ordinarily, documentary evidence is to be tendered in court by witness that is linked to such document. However, there is an exception to this principle/practise, the exception being cases where a lawyer doing a case can personally tender certain types of documents by himself from the bar on behalf of a party/witness. “Certified true copy …

DOCUMENTS THAT CANNOT BE TENDERED IN COURT FROM THE BAR.* Daily Law Tips (Tip 497) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK) Read More »

HOW TO MAKE EXCUSES FOR THE ABSENCE OF A PUBLIC OFFICER FROM COURT. Daily Law Tips (Tip 487) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK)

In the course of hearing a case by a court, a person employed by federal or state government (public officer) may be needed to give evidence in court.

Where a court requests the presence of any person, such a person is mandated by law to attend or be arrested on the order of court. However, at times, being absent from court is inevitable. So, to communicate absence to court becomes necessary as well as how to make such communication.

HOW TO MAKE EXCUSES FOR THE ABSENCE OF A PUBLIC OFFICER FROM COURT. Daily Law Tips (Tip 487) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK)

In the course of hearing a case by a court, a person employed by federal or state government (public officer) may be needed to give evidence in court.

Where a court requests the presence of any person, such a person is mandated by law to attend or be arrested on the order of court. However, at times, being absent from court is inevitable. So, to communicate absence to court becomes necessary as well as how to make such communication.

DOES THE NEW LAW ALLOW PAYMENT OF COMPENSATION, WHEN LAND IS TAKEN FOR CUSTODIAL CENTERS (PRISONS) IN NIGERIA. Daily Law Tips (Tip 486) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK)

DOES THE NEW LAW ALLOW PAYMENT OF COMPENSATION, WHEN LAND IS TAKEN FOR CUSTODIAL CENTERS (PRISONS) IN NIGERIA. Daily Law Tips (Tip 486) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK) All lands in Nigeria, belong to government. Government can grant rights of occupancy and certificates of occupancy (not ownership) to individuals that are 18 years old …

DOES THE NEW LAW ALLOW PAYMENT OF COMPENSATION, WHEN LAND IS TAKEN FOR CUSTODIAL CENTERS (PRISONS) IN NIGERIA. Daily Law Tips (Tip 486) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK) Read More »

THE DISTANCE FROM A CUSTODIAL CENTER (PRISONS) WITHIN WHICH NO BUILDING IS ALLOWED IN NIGERIA. Daily Law Tips (Tip 484) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK)

THE DISTANCE FROM A CUSTODIAL CENTER (PRISONS) WITHIN WHICH NO BUILDING IS ALLOWED IN NIGERIA.  Daily Law Tips (Tip 484) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK) +234 803 766 5878, info@LearnNigerianLaws.com Prisons in Nigeria are now known as Custodial Centers since 2019, following the enactment of the Nigerian Correctional Service Act, 2019.  By the said …

THE DISTANCE FROM A CUSTODIAL CENTER (PRISONS) WITHIN WHICH NO BUILDING IS ALLOWED IN NIGERIA. Daily Law Tips (Tip 484) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK) Read More »

PUNISHMENT FOR DRIVING UNDER DRUGS OR ALCOHOL IN NIGERIA. Daily Law Tips (Tip 483) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK)

PUNISHMENT FOR DRIVING UNDER DRUGS OR ALCOHOL IN NIGERIA.  Daily Law Tips (Tip 483) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK) +234 803 766 5878, info@LearnNigerianLaws.com Offence is what the law says is an office, it must be known and specific. Nothing is an offence until law says it is an offence. Offences are their punishment …

PUNISHMENT FOR DRIVING UNDER DRUGS OR ALCOHOL IN NIGERIA. Daily Law Tips (Tip 483) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK) Read More »

YOU HAVE RIGHTS TO RECOVER MONIES SPENT ON ILLEGAL ENTRY OR ATTEMPTED FOREIGN TRIPS. Daily Law Tips (Tip 482) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK)

YOU HAVE RIGHTS TO RECOVER MONIES SPENT ON ILLEGAL ENTRY OR ATTEMPTED FOREIGN TRIPS.  Daily Law Tips (Tip 482) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK) +234 803 766 5878, info@LearnNigerianLaws.com  First of all, helping, assisting or playing any role knowingly for illegal entry of any person into any country of which the person entering or …

YOU HAVE RIGHTS TO RECOVER MONIES SPENT ON ILLEGAL ENTRY OR ATTEMPTED FOREIGN TRIPS. Daily Law Tips (Tip 482) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LLM. ACIArb(UK) Read More »