Professor Bolaji Owasanoye, former the Director of Research and Taslim Elias Distinguished Professor of Law, NIALS has been appointed by the Acting President as the new Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC).His appointment is for a period of five (5) years and will be confirmed by the Senate in due course.

Prior to his appointment, he was the Executive Secretary, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption.

The Director-General, Management and Staff of NIALS congratulate Professor Owasanoye on his appointment and wish him a successful tenure.

Professor Oluyinka Omorogbe has been appointed the Honourable Attorney-General and Commissioner of Justice, Edo State.  She was sworn in on July 6, 2017 by the Governor of Edo State, Governor Godwin Obaseki.

She is an accomplished scholar and is a former Secretary to the Corporation and Legal Adviser, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) a position she held until July 2011 and a former Dean, Faculty of Law, University of Ibadan.

The Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies hereby informs the General Public that application forms for the following Postgraduate Programmes for 2017/2018 Academic Session are now on sale:

  •     Postgraduate Diploma in Legislative Drafting
  •     Masters of Laws in Legislative Drafting
  •     M. Phil/Ph.D in Legislative Drafting

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Thursday, July 6, 2017 remains an indelible date in the history of the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies as two of its Professors were conferred the prestigious rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN).

The MacArthur Foundation recently announced nearly $9 million in funding to advance accountability and anti-corruption efforts in Nigeria. The grants are part of the Foundation’s On Nigeria grant making, which seeks to reduce corruption by building an atmosphere of accountability, transparency, and good governance in the country.

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