Are lawyers liars

Are Lawyers Liars? The Truth About Whether Lawyers Are Liars or Not

Are lawyers liars? This is one of the ever-raging questions that has not been given any definite answer yet. Some scholars has given different answers on the question, but no answer has been settled yet. While some people actually thinks that lawyers are actually liars, some do not. For now, I am not going to …

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Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) v. Ebenezer Babatope

Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) v Ebenezer Babatope | Tort Law

The defense of qualified privilege in defamation was the subject matter of the case of Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) v. Ebenezer Babatope (1996) 4 NWLR (Pt. 440) 75. In this case the Court of appeal explicitly explained the instances where it is possible for a defendant to use the defense of qualified privilege where there …

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NTA v. Babatope

Dickson Igbokwe v University College Hospital Board of Management | Negligence

The case of Dickson Igbokwe v University College Hospital Board of Management (1961) WNLR is one of the celebrated Nigerian cases founded on the principle of res ipsa loquitur in the law of tort. In this case, the High court of justice explicitly explained the instances where the principle of res ipsa loquitor will apply …

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Military Governor of Lagos State v Odumegwu Ojukwu

Awolowo v Federal Ministry Of Internal Affairs | Constitutional Law

The case of Awolowo v Federal Ministry Of Internal Affairs (1962) LLR 177 is usually cited when discussing the provision of the constitution on the right to fear hearing in Nigeria. More so, it is widely believed that the court applied the golden rule when interpreting the provision of the constitution in that case. Below …

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Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) v. Ebenezer Babatope

Sketch Publishing Company Ltd v Alhaji Azeez A Ajagbemokeferi

The case of Sketch Publishing Company Ltd v Alhaji Azeez A Ajagbemokeferi (1989) 1 NWLR (Pt. 100) p. 678 is one which is founded on defamation. It is often cited when discussing one of the crucial defenses a defendant in a case of defamation can put up. In Sketch Publishing Company Ltd v Alhaji Azeez …

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