18TH SABI LAW LECTURE SERIES COMES ON 29th OCTOBR, 2018.
Onyekachi Umah, Esq. has received a “Special Award” in recognition of his contribution to the growth of young lawyers in the Corps legal Aid Scheme and Nigeria in general. Mr. Umah was awarded along side Prof. Ernest Ojukwu, SAN and other distinguished senior lawyers by the Corps Legal Aid Group of Federal Capital Territory, at an event at the Abuja Film Village Theatre, Cyprian Ekwensi Centre for Arts and Culture, Area 10, Abuja on Monday 24 September 2018.
Onyekachi Umah, Esq has been featured by a leading national newspaper (This Day Newspaper) as a legal personality of the week in its edition of September 11, 2018. Mr. Umah answered questions in his interview, giving insights to his law practise in Nigeria, passion to increase access to legal information and awareness as well as advice to other legal practitioners across Nigeria. Details of the interview as published by This Day Newspaper are contained below.
2nd Edition (October, 2018)
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17th SABI LAW LECTURE SERIES. Titled;”EFFECTIVE AND REALISTIC BILLING SYSTEM FOR NIGERIAN LAWYERS” Coming Soon!
Onyekachi Umah, Esq will be talking to his fellow lawyers on “EFFECTIVE AND REALISTIC BILLING SYSTEM FOR NIGERIAN LAWYERS” on Monday 24 September 2018 at the Abuja Film Village Theatre, Cyprian Ekwensi Centre for Arts and Culture, Area 10, Abuja.
A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) ordered the issuance of contempt proceedings against the directors of Diamond Bank PLC.
Upon hearing the application of Onyekachi Umah, Esq. LLM., ACIArb(UK) on behalf of the judgment creditor in the case of MRS. FINE ALUKO V. DIAMOND BANK PLC (Suit No: FCT/HC/CV/1419/2009), the court sitting in Apo ordered contempt proceedings against the directors of the judgment debtor (Diamond Bank PlC).
“We have enjoyed democracy as a country albeit far from the intentions of Abraham Lincoln. Unfortunately, we Nigerians have failed to be Nigerians enough rather we are more tribal minded than necessary. Our democracy will be great again when we all become full Nigerians again, saluting merit and integrity. Happy Democracy Day to all true […]
Official release of the #SabiLawChallenge World First Video Challenge on Laws/Rights. #SabiLawChallenge June 2018 Edition Make 1-minute video on a right/law you know and win N20, 000 cash & more! WHAT IS #SabiLawChallenge ? LearnNigerianLaws.com launches a video challenge set to increase rights/laws awareness among Nigerians. The event is tagged #SabiLawChallenge, a participant is […]
NBA National Secretary; Isiaka Abiola Olagunju, Esq. recently released a mail stating practising fees, branch codes and Access bank account for payment of annual lawyers practising fees. It is to be noted that such payment should be made on or before 31st March, 2017. Proof of payment of annual practising fee is a requirement for NBA stamp application, Notary Public application, Senior Advocate of Nigeria application and eligibility to vote or be voted for in Nigerian Bar Association elections.
APPLICABLE BAR PRACTISING FEE
Please note that with effect from January 1, 2017 Bar Practicing Fee shall ONLY be paid into the following account:
Account Name: Supreme Court Bar Practicing Fees Account.
Bank: Access Bank Plc