Gavel: Blog

Oversight Visit to the Police Division at the National Assembly

Our legal team, represented by Seyi Arowosebe, participated in an unscheduled oversight visit of the Administration of Criminal Justice Monitoring Committee (ACJMC) to the Police Division at the National Assembly, Abuja. His Worship, Hon Munira...

Of Activism and Democracy

Gavel joins other stakeholders to foster impactful discussions on activism and the importance of democracy in Nigeria, particularly as it affects the youth. Our Lagos Team was at the invitation of the National Youth Council of Nigeria for the Maiden...

Inmate regains freedom after four months in Custody without Trial.

Thaddeus Benson (pseudonym) was arrested sometime in February 2022 at Lugbe axis of Abuja for the alleged offence of Theft. Upon his arraignment, he was granted bail, but the said bail was not perfected due to a lack of legal representation. In June...

GAVEL TEACH THE LAW ON SCREEN

One of Gavel’s missions is to educate the general masses on their fundamental human rights under Nigerian law. Citizens’ Gavel has been disseminating educative visual content through the initiative tagged GAVEL TEACH THE LAW ON SCREEN. ...

GAVEL AT THE YLF SYMPOSIUM, IBADAN.

“To develop technology is not enough, adoption is the most difficult”- Femi Ajibade, Gavel’s operations Lead. The Nigerian Bar Association, Young lawyers forum(YLF), Ibadan branch, held a symposium on the 30th of June 2022 where the...