But what is technicality? In OSAREREN VS. FRN(2018)10 NWLR (PT. 1627) 221 @ 226, RATIO 12, the Supreme Court defined held “Technicality in a matter could arise if a party is relying on abstract or inordinate legalism to becloud or drown the merits of a case.
if the original owner of property takes the property without the consent of the person who is having special property interest in the property is said to be guilty of the offence of stealing.
Never attend any lecture in Nigerian Law School without having an idea of the topic of the day. Read your textbooks before class and do your tasks and then, get clarified in class on the dark areas. When you read and try the drafts before lectures, the topics are easier to assimilate.
Denning was a deeply religious man who allowed his personal ethics to influence his judgements.
The lawyer who represented me was a very smart one and he argued that I was not trespassing because where I was arrested was a government house and not Nnamdi Azikiwe’s private house thus, that made it a public space.
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All I will say is that not all that glitters is gold and this is a lesson for all of us! The truth is: most of us are unconvicted convicts; many are just as guilt as Dr. Nwobike, SAN but yconsider ourselves better because we’ve not been caught. This reminds me of the Battle of Waterloo.
I suppose the universities work very hard and give students their degrees. But I think the law school has outlived its usefulness. It supposed to be a postgraduate institution where you learn more practically.
Whenever a breach of judicial oath occurs, it is a misconduct itself, then the NJC is the appropriate body to investigate such breaches by the judicial officer