The Magazine for the African Lawyer

THE ROLE OF NGO’s IN THE REALISATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS
No Comments 518 Human Rights

THE ROLE OF NGO’s IN THE REALISATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS

tlc 22 November 2016, 10:51 PM
Over time and in various international covenants and national constitutions, human rights have been defined as basic rights that all humans should be guaranteed of. Human rights are therefore rights that are guaranteed to a person for the simple fact that he is a human being. These rights should be enjoyed by everybody regardless of ...
ADDUCING EVIDENCE OF PREVIOUS CONVICTION IN LAW
No Comments 1544 Law & Practice

ADDUCING EVIDENCE OF PREVIOUS CONVICTION IN LAW

tlc 8 February 2017, 8:07 PM
The administration of matters whether civil or criminal by the court of law is an important duty of the judiciary being the third arm of government in any jurisdiction worldwide. The court is called upon to dispense justice according to evidence adduced before it by litigants; it is value of evidence adduced that guides and […]
THE LAW OF INHERITANCE IN NIGERIA
No Comments 4803 Law in Society

THE LAW OF INHERITANCE IN NIGERIA

tlc 16 February 2017, 4:06 PM
The rights of a person over his property, whether real or personal survives his death and devolves on his personal representatives by operation of law. These personal representatives may either be executors or administrators. Executors are appointed by the deceased in his Will to execute the terms of his Will while administrators are ...