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Herbalist engaged by Nigerian courts to extract confessions from 3 murder suspects

Herbalist engaged by Nigerian courts to extract confessions from 3 murder suspects

Three suspects; Mallam Yusuf, Samaila Adamu, and Gaji Mallam Yusuf were standing trial on the alleged killing o ...

Case analysis; Abuja Pastor accused of stealing over 50 married women from their husbands.

Case analysis; Abuja Pastor accused of stealing over 50 married women from their husbands.

As unbelievable as this might sound, this is actually a case that shocked thousands with proof and information ...

Understanding the Nigeria Employment Laws

Understanding the Nigeria Employment Laws

Just like how every institution in Nigeria has laws guiding them, so does the act of employing and being an emp ...

Punishment For Traffic Offences in Nigeria

Punishment For Traffic Offences in Nigeria

If you’re one of those people looking to get a vehicle, for the sole purpose of cruising around town, without a ...

Punishment for stealing in Nigeria

Punishment for stealing in Nigeria

Nigeria does not take lightly, the crime of stealing no matter how petty and have in the criminal code, disting ...

Murder VS Manslaughter

Murder VS Manslaughter

What is the difference between murder and Manslaughter

You must have seen cases where so ...

Getting a divorce? Read this

Getting a divorce? Read this

No one ever plans for a divorce. Everyone always plans for a fairy tale wedding, beautiful children, and love t ...

Debt Recovery; The best way to go about it

Debt Recovery; The best way to go about it

It is very annoying when someone owing you refuses to pay. Naturally, different tactics come to mind; threateni ...

Why do you need to get a will

Why do you need to get a will

One thing every Nigerian should stop doing is relating writing a will to sudden death. A lady was once asked to ...

Pregnant woman dies from lack of hospital care; Know your right as a Patient

Pregnant woman dies from lack of hospital care; Know your right as a Patient

We’ve often heard about how nurses in some hospitals like to play God. They decide when you should feel pain an ...

Know your right as a tenant

Know your right as a tenant

As a Nigerian, the first thing you need to know is that Nigeria is not devoid of flaws. We hear people say cons ...

Can you sue your landlord?

Can you sue your landlord?

The simple and straightforward answer to this question is, yes. A tenant can sue a landlord in Nigeria for vari ...

Is Abortion a Crime in Nigeria

Is Abortion a Crime in Nigeria

Nigeria is governed by laws. These laws were formed with the utmost desire to protect the lives of every Nigeri ...

Bigamy; A criminal offense in Nigeria

Bigamy; A criminal offense in Nigeria

Bigamy is the act of getting married to someone when you are still married to another person. If you have ...

Here’s how to get a Tax Identification Number (TIN)

Here’s how to get a Tax Identification Number (TIN)

A lot of people have been shying away from getting a tax identification Number for their businesses and we don’ ...

Why you should consider a Prenuptial agreement

Why you should consider a Prenuptial agreement

Contrary to what some Nigerians believe, a prenuptial agreement is not taboo, and considering one doesn’t bring ...

Domestic Abuse Laws in Nigeria

Domestic Abuse Laws in Nigeria

We’ve heard the term Domestic violence and abuse used quite a number of times. While some of us have experience ...

Before you buy a property in Nigeria; Read this

Before you buy a property in Nigeria; Read this

It is no longer news that owning property in Nigeria is a legitimate form of investment. Not only does the valu ...

What you should know about Tenancy laws in Nigeria

What you should know about Tenancy laws in Nigeria

Contrary to people’s beliefs, Nigeria has grown into a Nation with enacted laws and acts that have been put in ...

How well do you trust your business partner?

How well do you trust your business partner?

A lot of people have family members as business partners; sisters, best friends, parents, and as a result autom ...

Here’s the best way to evict a stubborn tenant

Here’s the best way to evict a stubborn tenant

As a landlord, it is quite normal to be plagued by a stubborn tenant once in a while. Whether the tenant is con ...

Every Nigerian should know these laws

Every Nigerian should know these laws

What makes you a Nigerian? It is much more than being born by Nigerian parents or by getting married to a Niger ...

Witchcraft and other crimes that can land you in prison

Witchcraft and other crimes that can land you in prison

Here’s a list of crimes that you probably don’t know can land you in prison in Nigeria


Can you bind a contract via email?

Can you bind a contract via email?

A contract is a very important document. It is an agreement that is enforceable by law,  including one reg ...

Understanding estate planning

Understanding estate planning

A lot of people plan for their lives; the right businesses to invest in, the right wife to get married to and t ...

What is the Power of Attorney?

What is the Power of Attorney?

Power of Attorney simply means a document that allows you to appoint a preferred individual or an organization ...

What is a living trust?

What is a living trust?

A living trust is a document that details what should happen to your assets upon your demise. A living trust is ...

What is Trust Administration?

What is Trust Administration?

These are administrative duties such as management and distribution of trust property performed by your trustee ...

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