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Tall Nigerian basketballer Adegoke may be the next big star in NBA

Abiodun Adegoke, a 7ft 9in Nigerian basketball player is hoping to catch the attention of the NBA after Shaquille O'Neal shared viral footage of him on the court

NBA calls for investigation over murder of pregnant lawyer

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), has called on the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, to investigate all circumstances around the murder of a pregnant Warri-based lawyer, Nkiru Agbasu.

EFCC arraigns 2 lawyers for allegedly rigging NBA election

Akin Kuponiyi Two lawyers, Sarah Ajibola and John Demide, alleged to have rigged the August 2018 Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) national elections were on Thursday...

El-Rufai, NBA saga and religious colouration – Fani-Kayode reacts

Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode on Sunday described as shameful the degeneration into Christian versus Muslim war following the Nigerian Bar Association's, NBA, withdrawal of invitation to Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai to speak at its conference.

NBA saga: Jigawa branch calls for El-Rufai’s reinstatement

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) in Jigawa State has called for the reinstatement of Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai as one of the speakers at the association’s annual general conference.

Big indictment: NBA election flawed, but we can’t nullify it – BoT

The Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has admitted that the election that brought in Olumide Akpata as President-elect of the association was flawed.

El-Rufai breaks silence on NBA’s withdrawal of invitation

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has broken the silence on the withdrawal of invitation to him by the NigeriaN Bar Association, NBA.

NBA superstar Kevin Durant, 3 others test positive to coronavirus

NBA superstar Kevin Durant and three of his yet-to-be identified Brooklyn Nets teammates have tested positive for coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, the team and the 31-year-old forward announced on Tuesday.

Another US basketball star Donovan tests positive

Another basketball star, Donovan Mitchell has tested positive to coronavirus, the second Utah Jazz All-Star player to be infected.

Fans of Kobe Bryant sign petition for new NBA logo

More than 800,000 fans have signed a petition to replace the NBA logo with an image of Kobe Bryant, who died in a helicopter crash along with his 13-year-old daughter Gianna and seven other people in California on Sunday. 

Kobe Bryant: LA Lakers game with LA Clippers postponed

The Los Angeles Lakers NBA match against LA Clippers, has been postponed in deference to their departed legend Kobe Bryant.

David Stern long-serving NBA commissioner dies

Former NBA commissioner David Stern, who nurtured US basketball into an international power house has died. He was 77 years old.

NBA postpones media duties in China amid growing spat

The NBA has postponed media duties for the Brooklyn Nets and Los Angeles Lakers in China on Wednesday as the row over freedom of speech and Hong Kong intensified.

NBA Ikeja to provide “Pro bono” services to Ikoyi Prison inmates

As part of the activities slated for the 2019 Law Week, members of the Ikeja Branch of Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), will on July 2, visit prisoners at the Ikoyi Prisons to provide them with “Pro bono” legal services.

NBA’s boycott stalls trial of murder suspect in Edo

Withdrawal of legal services to persons charged with heinous crimes by the Benin branch of Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), has stalled the trial of a former Chairman of the outlawed Community Development Association in Edo State, Monday Edegbe.

MC-Oluomo breaks Twitter, says NURTW is professional body like NBA, NMA

A chieftain of the National Union of Road Transport Worker, NURTW, Musiliu Akinsanya, popularly known as MC-Oluomo, has been trending on Twitter since Saturday morning. He said the NURTW is a professional body like the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA; Nigerian Medical Association, NMA and the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE.

N1.4bn fraud: EFCC re-arraigns NBA President

The EFCC on Friday re-arraigned the President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Paul Usoro, in a Federal High Court Lagos, on 10 counts of N1.4 billion fraud.

NBA, FIBA, Obama launch elite Basketball Africa league

Basketball Africa League (BAL), the NBA’s first professional basketball league outside of North America will begin in Africa next year, the NBA and the...

NBA urges FG to discontinue charge against Onnoghen

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), has again called on the executive arm of the Federal Government to discontinue the prosecution of the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen.

Onnoghen: Lawyer urges NBA to seek legal interpretation

A constitutional lawyer, Mr Paul Eshiamomoh, has called on the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), to approach the court and seek legal interpretation of the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), by President Muhammadu Buhari.

Onnoghen: Falana boycott NBA’s directive, accuses body of playing double standard

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN) on Tuesday accused the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) of playing double standard by taking a position to support the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen.

NBA Boycott: Partial compliance at FHC Abuja

The Nigerian Bar Association’s (NBA) order to lawyers to boycott courts nationwide from Tuesday, Jan. 29, was partially complied with at the Federal High Court, Abuja.

Onnoghen: Lawyers shun NBA’s boycott directive

Lawyers on Tuesday shunned a directive of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) calling on its members to boycott courts nationwide for two days, following suspension of Justice Walter Onnoghen, as Chief Judge of Nigeria.

NBA calls for reversal of Onnoghen’s suspension

The Nigerian Bar Association, (NBA) has described the suspension of Justice Walter Onnoghen by President Muhammadu Buhari as as a coup against the judiciary. NBA...

False asset declaration: NBA, others condemn planned arraignment of CJN

The Nigerian Bar Association, (NBA) and other lawyers have condemned plans by the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB), to try the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen.

The unhealthy retention of ‘charms Plc’ by NBA for 2018 elections

The recent scandal involving the ICT provider and one of the Presidential candidates in the NBA 2018 election compelled Mr A.B. Mahmoud SAN, the President of NBA to summon a meeting involving the National Officers, the Contestants and Major Stakeholders like the Past Presidents and Secretaries for consultation on the way out of the imbroglio.

Nigerian Bar Association unveils 2018 Conference logo

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) on Friday in Abuja unveiled its 2018 annual general conference logo and website with a charge to lawyers to leverage on the conference to ensure the success of the 2019 elections.

Ekweremadu challenges NBA to speak up against impunity

The Deputy Senate President , Sen. Ike Ekweremadu, has called on the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), to stop the silence and speak up against acts of impunity committed in the country.

NBA vows to expose corrupt judges, lawyers

The Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) Lafia branch, has vowed to expose corrupt judges and lawyers in Nasarawa State.

NBA urges Nigerian Govt to sign Africa Free Trade Agreement

The Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) has urged the Federal Government to endorse Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement (AFCFTA) to enable Nigeria reap economic benefits of intra African trade.

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