Tag: Nigerian Law School

19 persons were killed, and 26 others seriously injured in Kano, here’s what happened

19 people have been confirmed dead and 26 others seriously injured in a crash on the Kano-Zaria highway Thursday night. The Kano Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps confirmed the accident to BBC Hausa – the accident occurred near the Nigerian Law School, Bagauda in Kano. A spokesperson of the FRSC in Kano[Read More…]

Social Media for Activism: How a Nigerian Law school Student is using Twitter to raise awareness on misogynistic laws #everydayfeminism

It is not unheard of for ordinary citizens to suddenly find themselves in the thick of a campaign for a better society, and that is the case for Amarachi Nickabugu, a female student of the Nigerian law school who has been using her Twitter account to highlight laws rooted in[Read More…]

Open University Students Complain Over Non-Participation In NYSC

The National Open University Students Association of Nigeria has has expressed the dissatisfaction with the non-participation of its members in the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme. The National President of the association, Mr Nelson Nwaonicha, expressed the dissatisfaction in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in[Read More…]

Breaking: Nigerian Law School Releases Long Awaited 2014/2015 Results

The Council of Legal Education, the body in charge of administering the Nigerian Law School, has released the much awaited results of the Bar Final examinations of the May 2014/2015 session. The dissolution of all governing councils and boards of federal parastatals and agencies had been cited as a possible[Read More…]

Outrage At Nigerian Law School As Over 70% Students Fail Bar Exam

Over 4000 students of the Nigeria Law School have decried the mass failure at the Bar examinations. The students who paid over N300, 000 for the one year programme lamented that over 70 per cent of them failed the examination, that is a prerequisite for them to be called to[Read More…]