Major emphasis is placed on the application of Alternative Dispute Resolution to facilitate speedy dispensation of matters.
An action to enforce fundamental rights may also be brought by anyone acting as a member of, or in the interest of a group or class of persons, anyone acting in the interest of the public.
Without diverting into the morality or intention of nudes or videos posted on social media, one important question, especially if you are in Nigeria, is – Does the right to privacy cover the cyberspace?
So, the land is a chargeable asset as it becomes subject to capital gains tax where it is sold or disposed of in any other manner as long as there is a change in its value.
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.
Capital Gains Tax (CGT) is imposed by the Capital Gains Tax Act (CGTA) Cap C1 LFN 2004 at a rate of 10% when Companies and individuals in Nigeria make gains from the disposal of capital assets.
A smart person once said, “The only thing that hurts more than paying Income Tax, is not having to pay Income Tax”.
Denning was a deeply religious man who allowed his personal ethics to influence his judgements.
Courts should not be the place where the resolution of disputes begins but rather where disputes end after alternative methods of resolving such disputes have failed, as ADR processes tend to arrive at settlements that are more creative, satisfactory and longer lasting than those imposed by the Court.
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.