Who Takes Over the Properties of Unmarried Lovers After a Breakup?

Who Takes Over the Properties of Unmarried Lovers After a Breakup?

Who Takes Over the Properties of Unmarried Lovers After a Breakup?    Daily Law Tips (Tip 803) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK) Introduction: Love is a beautiful thing and one of the most powerful forces on earth. The popular international award-winning musician (David Adeleke), popularly known as “Davido”, sang in his song (“Assurance”), that; “Love […]

Scarcity of Passport and the Government’s Violation of the Right of Movement

Scarcity of Passport and the Government’s Violation of the Right of Movement.

Scarcity of Passport and the Government’s Violation of the Right of Movement. Daily Law Tips (Tip 801) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK)  Introduction:     Nigeria is a sovereign democratic state that makes its own laws. By the laws in Nigeria, the Federal Government of Nigeria handles issues of passports (travel document and immigration). […]

11 States That Do Not Protect Children In Nigeria.

11 States That Does Not Protect Children In Nigeria.

11 States That Do Not Protect Children In Nigeria. Daily Law Tips (Tip 800) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK) Introduction:     Child Rights in Nigeria are rights that are specially designed to protect and care for persons that are less than 18 years in Nigeria. Every year on 27 May, Nigeria celebrates its […]

The Duration for Police to Investigate Misconducts of Police Officers.

The Duration for Police to Investigate Misconducts of Police Officers.

The Duration for Police to Investigate Misconducts of Police Officers. Daily Law Tips (Tip 799) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK) Introduction:     Since man is never perfect, the institutions of man can never be perfect. Hence, there is always room for lapses to be detected, investigated and treated. The Nigeria Police Force is […]

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 […]

Who Takes Over the Property After Divorce?

Who Takes Over the Property After Divorce?

Who Takes Over the Property After Divorce? Daily Law Tips (Tip 793) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK)  Introduction:    There is a video showing a heavily bearded-man, that claims that where there is a divorce in Nigeria, the wife will not benefit from the property of the husband, unless the wife proves that she […]

An Alternative to Courts for Human Rights Cases.

An Alternative to Courts for Human Rights Cases.

An Alternative to Courts for Human Rights Cases. Daily Law Tips (Tip 792) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK) Introduction:    The Nigerian Courts have powers to determine civil and criminal cases. Specifically, the State High Courts, the Federal High Courts and the National Industrial Court have powers to also entertain cases of fundamental human […]

Compulsory Barbers Associations Are Illegal.

Compulsory Barbers Associations Are Illegal.

Compulsory Barbers Associations Are Illegal. Daily Law Tips (Tip 780) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK) Introduction:   I have received several complaints, inquires and SOS calls from barbers across Nigeria, that are being forced by some associations of barbers to join them or shutdown. There are cases of barbers having their tools seized and […]

Forcing Wife to Stop Work is Now a Crime.

Forcing Wife to Stop Work is Now a Crime.

Forcing Wife to Stop Work is Now A Crime. Daily Law Tips (Tip 779) by Onyekachi Umah, Esq., LL.M, ACIArb(UK)  Introduction:   Before now, a typical African family has a husband that leaves the home daily to work and earn money and then a wife that stays back at home to make and nurture babies. […]