Refresher Course for Judicial Officers on Current Trends in Law and Administration of Justice

1ST SESSION

The Bar-Bench Relationship: Maintaining the Balance (Perspective from the Bench and the Bar)

SPEAKERS:

(i)        Hon. Justice Chinwe E. Iyizoba, JCA

Lagos Division

(Perspective from the Bench)

(ii)       Mr. Augustine Allegeh, SAN

President, Nigerian Bar Association

        (Perspective from the Bar)

2ND SESSION

An Overview of the Administration of Criminal Justice Act .2015

SPEAKER:

Professor Akinseye-George, SAN

Legal Practitioner

DISCUSSANTS:

(i)        Professor C.O. Okonkwo, SAN

Legal Practitioner

(ii)       Hon. Justice M.A. Owoade, JCA

Akure Division

3RD SESSION

Commitment to Excel as Judicial Officers: Transparency, Ethics and Code of Conduct.

SPEAKER:

Hon. Justice Patricia Mahmoud

Judge, Kano State High Court

           

4TH SESSION

Administration of Estates and Succession Under Islamic Law

SPEAKER:

Hon. Justice Zakariya I. Muhammad

Grand Kadi, Kogi State

           

5TH SESSION

Interlocutory Applications: Pertinent Issues For Consideration

SPEAKER:

Hon. Justice S.D. Kawu

Chief Judge, Kwara State

6TH SESSION

         Enhancing the Productivity of Judicial Officers: Performance Management and Evaluation

SPEAKER:

Hon. Justice B.A. Adejumo, OFR

President, National Industrial Court of Nigeria

7TH SESSION

    Access to Justice: Exploiting the Use of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Systems

SPEAKER:

Prof. Paul Oboh Idornigie

Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, Abuja

8TH SESSION

Emerging Issues in Civil and Criminal Proceedings

SPEAKERS:

(i)        Hon. Justice Marshall Umukoro

             Chief Judge, Delta State

(Criminal Proceedings)

(ii)       Hon. Justice A.B. Mohammed

            Judge, FCT High Court

           (Civil Proceedings)

9TH SESSION

Admissibility of Electronic Evidence in Civil and Criminal Proceedings

SPEAKER:

Hon. Justice Alaba Ajileye

Judge, Kogi State High Court