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An Adjournment For A More Senior Lawyer to Handle A Case Is A Professional Misconduct.

An Adjournment For A More Senior Lawyer to Handle A Case Is A Professional Misconduct. Daily Law Tips (Tip 662) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK) INTRODUCTION:  Litigation is not a hide and seek game. Parties on both sides of a case must be granted adequate facility (including, time) to prepare and present their cases. …

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What Must Happen To Judges That Are Careless With Bail?

What Must Happen To Judges That Are Careless With Bail? Daily Law Tips (Tip 661) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK) Introduction:  Bail is a fundamental human right of all persons in Nigeria. Every person in Nigeria is assumed to be innocent. Every suspect or defendant is entitled to police and court bail. Every offence is …

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Approval For Marriage Of Female Officers/Staff Is Unconstitutional and Discriminatory.

Approval For Marriage For Female Officers/Staff Is Unconstitutional and Discriminatory. Daily Law Tips (Tip 660) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK) Introduction:  Military and paramilitary formations are very disciplined and often perceived as exclusive heaven for men. However, only few women are found in such sectors and without huge discrimination. This work reveals and condemns the …

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There Can Be Fair Hearing Without Oral Hearing.

There Can Be Fair Hearing Without Oral Hearing. Daily Law Tips (Tip 659) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK) At several times, both judicial and non-judicial bodies/committees are set up to investigate and determine the rights and obligations of persons. It may be by employers, schools, professional bodies, religious groups, unions, associations or government. The …

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Tenants & Squatters Can Sue Landlords For Violation of Human Rights.

Tenants & Squatters Can Sue Landlords For Violation of Human Rights. Daily Law Tips (Tip 657) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK)  Tenancy relationship, like any other relationship, can grow sour. Unfortunately, tenancy relationship is often unavoidable, since a person must be a tenant or landlord or even both. However, in countries like Nigeria where people …

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Why Courts Must Hear Stupid Applications/Motions?

Why Courts Must Hear Stupid Applications/Motions? Daily Law Tips (Tip 656) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK) It is not strange to find applications and motions designed to deliberately delay courts and pervert the course of justice. Judgments of courts are full of warnings to legal practitioners, who connive with clients to abuse court processes. …

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How To Know When A Judge Is Fair Or Not: The Test For Justice.

How To Know If A Judge Is Fair Or Not: The Test For Justice. Daily Law Tips (Tip 654) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK) Going to court to settle dispute is a fundamental human right of any person in Nigeria. Now, courts include; government and law created tribunals/courts operated by public servants and the …

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Citizen By Marriage Is Discriminatory and Against Nigerian Women.

Citizen By Marriage Is Discriminatory and Against Nigerian Women. Daily Law Tips (Tip 653) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK) One of the requirements for “Citizenship by Registration” is a marriage to a Nigerian. This has fetched it the nickname; “Citizenship by Marriage”. Marriage between a Nigerian and a foreigner may beget a Nigerian citizenship for …

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How to Get Bail After 24 Hours of Arrest in Nigeria.

How to Get Bail After 24 Hours of Arrest in Nigeria. Daily Law Tips (Tip 648) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK) In Nigeria, every person (including suspects and defendants/accused persons) is assumed to be innocent until a court declares a person guilty. This is a constitutional right that should not be violated by any person …

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Oral Application for Bail is Allowed in High Courts.

*Oral Application for Bail is Allowed in High Courts.* Daily Law Tips (Tip 643) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK) In Nigeria, like in other countries, there are types of courts (inferior/state-owned and superior/federal-owned courts). There is a hierarchy, with some courts being at the base for small claims and simple offences. The courts at the …

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