26 Sep

Jesus Christ is Lord, and the Greatest Man Who Ever Lived.

But when the time had fully come, God sent forth his Son, born of woman (Gal 4:4). From then until the moment when the word became flesh and dwelt among us (Jn 1:14), God was preparing mankind to welcome his only-begotten Son. Christ’s existence is a fact proved by history, particularly by the analysis of […]

04 Jun

HINTS ON STUDYING AND ANSWERING LAW PAST QUESTIONS

To excel in your Law Courses. Hints by Vitesolutions Isochukwunwosu@gmail.com www.isochukwu.com I think forming my note was more of an issue to me than were the exams. I sought to understand each course because the understanding would assist me in teaching and writing my works. Surprisingly, I still made good grades without much stress. These […]

09 Jul

BRIEF HISTORY OF OIL AND GAS IN NIGERIA

2.2 The History of Oil and Gas in Nigeria. The occurrence and discovery of petroleum is no new phenomenon. Some writers allege that the petroleum Industry emerged from North America[1]. The first oil well is alleged to have been dug in shush Iran about 500BC[2] and the first truly modern and commercial drilling of oil […]

05 Jul

3.3.4 Farm-Out Arrangements Marginal Fields and Reversionary Rights of the Government

3.3.4 Farm-Out Arrangements Marginal Fields and Reversionary Rights of the Government[1]. “Farm-out” means an agreement between the holder of an oil mining lease and a third party which permits the third party to explore, prospect, win, work and carry away any petro- leum encountered in a specified area during the validity of the lease; “Marginal […]

28 Jun

COPYRIGHT IN THE DIGITAL AGE: THE RESPONSE OF UNITED STATES AND THE EUROPEAN UNION

3.2.3 In the United States. In my opinion, the United States of America is perhaps the most radical jurisdiction engaged in the fight against copyright infringement. In addition to vigorous campaigns by various bodies[1], various Acts have been introduced to adequately address copyright protection issues in the Digital Age. Some of them include: The Enactment […]

26 Jan

OIL PIPELINES ACT

Oil Pipelines Act CITATION This is an Act to make provision for licences to be granted for the establishment and maintenance of pipelines incidental and supplementary to oilfields and oil mining and for purposes ancillary to such pipelines. COMMENCEMENT 4th day of October 1956 Part I Preliminary 1. This Act may be cited as the […]

26 Jan

PERSONAL INCOME TAX ACT

PERSONAL INCOME TAX ACT An Act to impose income tax on individuals, communities and families and on executors and trustees; and to provide for the assessment and collection and ad- ministration of the tax. [25th August, 1993] [Commencement.] PART I Imposition of tax and income chargeable 1. Imposition of tax There is hereby imposed a […]

26 Jan

PETROLEUM ACT

Petroleum Act An Act to provide for the exploration of petroleum from the territorial waters and the continental shelf of Nigeria and to vest the ownership of, and all on-shore and off-shore revenue from petroleum resources derivable therefrom in the Federal Government and for all other matters incidental thereto. 27th day of November 1969 1. […]

26 Jan

RULES OF PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT

RULES OF PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT FOR LEGAL PRACTITIONERS Commencement:…………………………2007……………. A. PRACTICE AS LEGAL PRACTITIONER. General responsibility of a lawyer. 1. A lawyer shall uphold and observe the rule of law, promote and foster the course of justice, maintain a high standard of professional conduct, and shall not engage in any conduct which is unbecoming of a […]

26 Jan

Sale of Goods Act, 1893

LAWS OF THE UNITED KINGDOM SALE OF GOODS ACT, 1893 CHAPTER 71. An Act for codifying the Law relating to the Sale of Goods. [20th February 1894.] BE it enacted by the Queen’s most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament […]

26 Jan

MARRIAGE ACT

Marriage Act An Act to make provisions for the celebration of marriages. 31st December, 1914 1. This Act may be cited as the Marriage Act. 2. In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires- “District” means a marriage district constituted under this Act; “Principal Registrar” means the Principal Registrar of Marriages; “Registrar” means a registrar […]