ECOWAS Court of Justice International Conference Hosted by the Govt of Cape Verde island at the University of Cape Verde, Praia capital city. 9-12th May, 2022 -

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.. He made this call at Cape Verde island capital city Praia during his presentation at the Just concluded ECOWAS court of justice international conference held between May 9-12, 2022..

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

Thursday 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 at the opening session of 25th National Stakeholders Annual Forum on Anti Human Trafficking policy implementation in Nigeria. Held today at Sheraton hotel Abuja.

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, starting from 8-22 May as phase 1 of 2 weeks training in Banjul by NIALS Faculty team.. The signing was witnessed by the Director , Council Affairs, Mr. Danjuma Tagni, Dr Osato and Dr. Nkiruka of NIALS.

2022 National Policymakers Summit on Peace, Security and Reconciliation -

Monday 4th April, 2022 at the National Policymakers Summit on Peace, Security and Reconciliation: DG 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 ( under the Federal ministry of foreign affairs). Organized by the IPCR, KAICID and NIALS.

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

Day 1 opening session on the high table : Supreme court Justice, Hon. Lady Justice Kudirat Kekere Ekun ( Repve of the CJN), Hon. Justice Bada of the Court of Appeal ( Repve of the President 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. Held at Radisson Blu hotel, Victoria island Lagos, 8-9 march 2022 (1th Proceedings since inception).

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

Thursday 10 February 2022: Final / Day 3 of the NESREA Workshop witnessed by Prof. Lanre Fagbohun SAN, Mr. Femi Falana SAN and the DG NIALS Prof. M T Ladan. -

DG NIALS welcomes everyone back and wishes all a prosperous and fruitful New Year. -

NIALS Sign MOU On Capacity Building With Compass Chambers -

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