Gavel: Blog

Nigeria Judicial System and the 2023 General Elections

November 21, 2022 Nigeria is heading to its most crucial poll in its 62 years of independent rule. Not because the ones before had no consequence on the polity. It is mainly because the dispensation of today’s...

LETTER TO THE GOVERNOR OF ENUGU STATE

Gavel’s legal representative, Seyi Arowosabe was in Enugu on an advocacy intervention to meet with relevant State Actors/Stakeholders to find a permanent solution to the non-implementation of the Report of the...

SALIU WALKS FREE AFTER 3 MONTHS IN DETENTION

Saliu (Pseud) was arrested by officers of the Nigeria Police Force and charged to court for the offence of murder even when the Complainant informed the police that Saliu wasn’t the murderer. Saliu was...

GAVEL VISITS THE CHIEF JUDGE OF OGUN STATE

Gavel is taking critical steps toward a more sustainable future for the Nigeria Justice system by automating the sector one State at a time. Our visit to the Chief Judge of Ogun State, Hon. (DR) Dipeolu stems...

LEGAL INTERVENTION CAME EARLY FOR JAMES

James was arrested in August 2022 for the alleged offence of theft. Our Lawyer met him in Court in the course of our Court Duty Soliciting to provide free legal service to indigent Defendants. James informed...