Know Your Constitution: Part 1

Know Your Constitution

The 1999 Constitution Breakdown SECTION 5 (1) Subject to the provisions of this Constitution, the executive powers of the Federation:  (a) shall be vested in the President and may subject as aforesaid and to the provisions of any law made by the National Assembly, be exercised by him either directly or through the Vice-President and … Continue reading Know Your Constitution: Part 1

Know Your Constitution: Part 1

Know Your Constitution

The 1999 Constitution Breakdown SECTION 4(1): The legislative powers of the Federal Republic of Nigeria shall be vested in a National Assembly forthe Federation, which shall consist of a Senate and a House of Representatives. (The National Assembly which is made up of the Senate and a House of Representatives have the power to legislate … Continue reading Know Your Constitution: Part 1

Data Protection Regulation in Nigeria and Prospect in Digital Age

Now that the world has gone digital, data is believed to be the new oil of the 21st century. Due to this increase in the value of data over the years, it became imperative that a law be created to regulate its use. Necessary Laws and Body: The 1999 ConstitutionThe National Information Technology Development Agency … Continue reading Data Protection Regulation in Nigeria and Prospect in Digital Age

Know Your Constitution: Part 1

Know Your Constitution

The 1999 Constitution breakdown SECTION 1(1): This Constitution is supreme and its provisions shall have binding force on the authorities and persons throughout the Federal Republic of Nigeria. (The constitution is the most powerful and important law in Nigeria and nobody (person or authority) in Nigeria is above it.) SECTION 1(2): The Federal Republic of … Continue reading Know Your Constitution: Part 1

Things to Know Before Taking Out a Mortgage

This article seeks to let you know in a nutshell few important things before you consider taking out a mortgage. A mortgage is simply a conveyance of land or assignment of chattel as a security for the repayment of a debt or discharge of other obligation for which it is given, with a provision for … Continue reading Things to Know Before Taking Out a Mortgage

Infringement of Intellectual Property and all the Available Remedies

In the contemporary commercial world, lots of work and effort are being put in by business persons to ensure maximization of profit. At the zenith of these efforts lies creations and inventions which springs forth from the human mind, and is capable of facilitating the growth of the business in one way or another. Over … Continue reading Infringement of Intellectual Property and all the Available Remedies

Penalty for Employing A Child As A Housemaid/ House help in Nigeria

Employing Children as househelps doesn’t come as a shock to many because of how commonplace it is in Nigeria. Most of us grew up in households where children our age (at the time) or secondary school age (16 and below) worked as either a house girl or houseboy in an attempt to lessen the workload … Continue reading Penalty for Employing A Child As A Housemaid/ House help in Nigeria

Investigation and Arraignment by Security Agencies; An Overview of the Right to Personal Liberties of Nigerians

THE TASK OF CRIME PREVENTION/DETECTION Crime prevention and/or policing in every society is agreed across all schools of thought to be a very difficult task. However,  a country like ours, it is more difficult considering the absence of necessary technology based apparatus of investigation like a collective database of all citizens and residents of the … Continue reading Investigation and Arraignment by Security Agencies; An Overview of the Right to Personal Liberties of Nigerians