Opening session of the NIALS/ MALT/ Macarthur Foundation Training Workshop -

Prof. M T Ladan, DG NIALS Wednesday Nov 2 at the opening session of the NIALS/ MALT/ Macarthur Foundation Training workshop for law Teachers nominated by over 55 Deans of law faculties in Nigerian Federal, State and Private Universities and the Nigerian Law school campuses.

3 day Regional conference organized by NIALS, JuriTrust, NBA, CSLS , ICPC, LEDAP and 5 other Macarthur Foundation Cohort group on criminal Justice. -

Prof. M T ladan, NIALS DG 's update Tuesday Nov 1st 2022 opening session of the 3 day Regional conference organized by NIALS, JuriTrust, NBA, CSLS , ICPC, LEDAP and 5 other Macarthur Foundation Cohort group on criminal Justice. Participants and Resource persons were drawn from Ghana, Rwanda, South Africa, Burundi, Nigeria etc. With opening remark by Justice CC Nweze JSC on behalf of the CJN, while the keynote address was delivered by the former Attorney General of Ghana, Dr Benjamin Kunbour.

Conferment of National Honour October, 2022 -

The DG NIALS Prof M T Ladan and colleagues CEOs( Prof Isa Ciroma DG NLS, DG NCC Dr John Asien, and the Chairperson of the Nig. Law Reform Commission Prof Jummai Audi) At the Reception/ while Felicitating with the Hon. Attorney General of the Federation / Minister of justice Abubakar Malami SAN, CON on the conferment of National Honour of Commander of the order of the Niger by President Buhari Dated Tuesday 11 October 2022 at the NJI Banquet hall, Abuja.

NIALS/ MacArthur foundation project team in Accra Ghana: At 3 Day Project Management Workshop organized in collaboration with Law and Development Assoc Institute. -

Monday 12 to Wednesday 14 September 2022 : NIALS/ MacArthur foundation project team in Accra Ghana: At 3 Day Project Management Workshop organized in collaboration with Law and Development Assoc Institute. The DG NIALS Prof Ladan with the University of Ghana Dean School of law, Prof. Raymond Atuguba who delivered the keynote address. In attendance: Prof. Peter Akper SAN ( project director), Assoc Prof Dr Osato, Dr. Nkiruka, Dr. Habila, Ms. Lilian Uche, Project Accountant Sadiq and Engr Jauda Yusuf. Venue: AH hotel ( former Protea hotel) East legon, Accra Ghana.

The Hon. Federal Commissioner, NCFRMI and Prof. Hauwa Ibrahim of Harvard University Courtesy Visit -

The Hon. Federal Commissioner, NCFRMI and Prof. Hauwa Ibrahim of Harvard University Radcliffe institute of Advanced study with her former students from Europe paid a courtesy call on the DG NIALS Prof Ladan: Wednesday 7 September.

National Security & Intelligence Retreat for Senate and House Committee Clerks -

NIALS DG's update as the Guest Speaker Prof Ladan with Rtd Maj General Dikko, the National Coordinator of the National centre on SALW control on 25 Aug Thursday at Fraser suites Retreat organized for the clerks of the senate and house committees on National security and intelligence.

NIALS courtesy visit to the Executive secretary of TETFUND -

Thursday 28th July 2022 at 3-4pm: Courtesy visit to the Executive secretary of TETFUND flanked by his full management Staff warmly welcomed NIALS team and both Chief Executive Officers explored 5 areas of strategic Collaboration, including Advanced Legal research, capacity building of tertiary Institutions and support on Capital project development of NIALS etc.

Latest Postponement -

This is to inform the general public that the NIALS Labour Law, Migration and Industrial Dispute Resolution Training Course scheduled to take place on 19th – 21st July 2022 at NIALS Lagos Office, has been postponed to October 3rd – 5th, 2022 at the same venue. We deeply apologies for any inconvenience this postponement may cause you.

DG NIALS Prof. M T Ladan’s Presents on counter-terrorism measures & compliance with human Rights Law -

DG NIALS Prof. M T Ladan Presentation on counter- terrorism measures & compliance with human Rights Law at the 3 Day workshop for Court of appeal Justices and Judges of the Federal high Court on 8 June 2022 at NJI Abuja.

The joint UNESCO- NIALS- Japanese Embassy 3 day capacity building Workshop -

7th June 2022, 3 day Workshop on Freedom of Expression and Safety of Journalists, for Judges of States High courts Phase one for Northern zones at Bolton white hotel Abuja: The DG NIALS Prof. M T Ladan with the chief justice of Nigeria, Hon.Justice Dr Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, the Japanese Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. M kazuyoshi, Chief Awomolo SAN and others

Strategic Partnership Meeting to explore opportunities for Nigerian MDAS -

DG NIALS Prof M T Ladan with Nigeria's Ambassador to Romania, Dr. Safiya Ahmad and DG NAPTIP, Dr. Fatima waziri-Azi: Strategic Partnership Meeting to explore opportunities for Nigerian MDAS From EU strategic partnership framework with African countries on Migration, Development and Security issues.

ECOWAS Court of Justice International Conference -

DG NIALS Prof. M T Ladan Clarifies ECOWAS integration model, benefits derivable from such integration model by Sovereign states and why Member States like Nigeria must demonstrate greater political will in strengthening the capacity of institutions of ECOWAS to perform better for the benefit of Community citizens and for sustainable development of the Region.

25th National Stakeholders Annual Forum on Anti Human Trafficking policy implementation in Nigeria -

28th April 2022, DG NIALS Prof M T Ladan with the Deputy Chief of Staff to the President, Mr ipaye, Dr Fatima Waziri-Azi as the Chief host of the Public launch of 3 Anti Human Trafficking Policy Documents, and the DG NIMC in attendance.

MOU signed between NIALS and the VISITING Gambian Delegation from Banjul -

6th April 2022: MOU signed between NIALS and the VISITING Gambian Delegation from Banjul, led by the Solicitor- General of the Republic of Gambia, Mr. Hussein Thomasi, accompanied by 2 other management staff of the Ministry of Justice of the Gambia, for Capacity building of the entire Staff of the Ministry.

2022 National Policymakers Summit on Peace, Security and Reconciliation -

4th April 2022, NIALS Prof Ladan with the Hon Chief Justice of Nigeria Dr Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, Hon Ministers of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, of women Affairs Pauline Tallen and the Inspector General of police at the event held at the Institute for peace and conflict Resolution Abuja.

Day 1 opening session on Security & Shipping Development in Nigeria -

In attendance: Supreme court Justice, Hon. Lady Justice Kudirat Kekere Ekun, Hon. Justice Bada of the Court of Appeal, Hon. Justice Yinka Faji of the Federal high Court Lagos ( Rep of the Chief judge Federal high Court with the DG NIALS Prof. M T Ladan, DG NIMASA, Dr. Jamoh, NJI Administrator Justice Salisu Garba @ the NIALS/ NIMASA/ NJI 2nd Joint National Colloquium for Appellate, Federal and State high Court Judges on Maritime safety, Security & Shipping Development in Nigeria.

Courtesy Visit to DG NIALS Prof M T Ladan -

Friday 4th March : Courtesy Visit to DG NIALS Prof M T Ladan @supremecourt for Collaborative programme paid by Dr. Bakut T Bakut, the DG and management Staff o the Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution ( IPCR), Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Day 2 of the second National judicial Colloquium on ACJA/ AJLs -

Of the Supreme Court of Nigeria, Hon Justice Amina Augie , Chaired the Final/Day 2 of the second National judicial Colloquium on ACJA/ AJLs for Federal High Court Judges on Friday 25 Feb 2022 at the Fraser Suites Hotel Abuja, In attendance are DG NIALS, Prof M T Ladan, with 20 federal High Court Judges drawn across the Country.

Opening session and unveiling of MacArthur Foundation/ NIALS publications on ACJA/ AJLs -

Dr kole Shettima of MacArthur Foundation with the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Hon Justice Dr Ibrahim Tanko , the Chief Judge of the Federal High Court Justice Tsoho, the Administrator of the National Judicial Institute , Justice Salisu Abubakar, and the DG of NIALS Prof. M T Ladan at the Opening session and unveiling of MacArthur Foundation/ NIALS publications on ACJA/ AJLs on 24 Feb

NIALS 17th Conferrment of Honorary fellowship and Special Lecture, 2022. Feb 22nd, 2022 @Yaradua center -

Unveiling of the NALT Citation guide for Legal Research -

DG NIALS Prof M T Ladan led, His Excellency the Vice President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo SAN and the Executive Governor of Kano state His Excellency Dr Umar Ganduje unveils the NALT Citation guide for Legal Research

Conferment of National Honour October, 2022 -

The DG NIALS Prof M T Ladan and colleagues CEOs( Prof Isa Ciroma DG NLS, DG NCC Dr John Asien, and the Chairperson of the Nig. Law Reform Commission Prof Jummai Audi) At the Reception/ while Felicitating with the Hon. Attorney General of the Federation / Minister of justice Abubakar Malami SAN, CON on the conferment of National Honour of Commander of the order of the Niger by President Buhari Dated Tuesday 11 October 2022 at the NJI Banquet hall, Abuja.

Welcome to The Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies -

The Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies is Nigeria’s apex Institution for research and advanced studies in law. It was a brainchild of the legal academic community established in March 1979. One of the main ideas in founding the Institute was to establish it as the centre for advanced legal research for all the Nigerian universities with Faculties of Law, so that all postgraduate work could be undertaken there under the joint auspices of the most experienced and learned academic lawyers available in the country, whether indigenous or foreign.

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