How to Report and Discipline Police Officers. 

How to Report and Discipline Police Officers. 

How to Report and Discipline Police Officers.  Daily Law Tips (Tip 797) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK) Introduction: According to Transparency International (a global coalition against corruption), Nigeria is rated 149 out of 180 countries on the 2020 Corruption Perceptions Index, with the least being New Zealand and the worst being Somalia at position […]

Stripping and Flogging of Workers In Nigeria.

Stripping and Flogging of Workers In Nigeria.

Stripping and Flogging of Workers In Nigeria.  Daily Law Tips (Tip 796) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK) Introduction:    Nigeria is the most populated black nation in the world. It is home to the richest black man (Aliko Dangote) and more than 82 Million Nigerians that live on less than a dollar. There is […]

ECOWAS Court as a Weak Alternative to Nigerian Courts.

ECOWAS Court as a Weak Alternative to Nigerian Courts.

ECOWAS Court as a Weak Alternative to Nigerian Courts. Daily Law Tips (Tip 794) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK)  Introduction:    As at today, Nigeria as a democratic state, has no judiciary, as the courts are closed. While crime is at its highest level in Nigeria, there are no courts to adjudicate their cases. […]

Is Nigerian Police to Investigate Cases of Missing Persons After 24 hours?

Is Nigerian Police to Investigate Cases of Missing Persons After 24 hours?

Is Nigerian Police to Investigate Cases of Missing Persons After 24 hours? Daily Law Tips (Tip 791) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK)  Introduction: With the growing insecurity across Nigeria, cases of missing persons are reported in almost all police stations across Nigeria. In a recent development in Akwa Ibom State, in reporting a case […]

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

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, […]

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 789) 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 […]

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) […]

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, […]

Abandoning a Pregnant Woman or Girl is a Crime.

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

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 […]

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 […]