ACP Amabua Mohammed Becomes First Female Police Adviser For Multinational Joint Task Force (MJTF) In Chad

Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) of the Nigeria Police Force, ACP Amabua Mohammed has been appointed the Police Adviser for the Multinational Joint Task Force in N’Djamena, Chad.

With this appointment, ACP Amabua Mohammed becomes the first female Police Officer in history to hold the tasking position of coordinating policing activities, ensuring discipline and professionalism and providing advisory on the management and improved peace-building efforts, in the fight against Boko Haram insurgency by the Multinational Joint Task Force.

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Banwo & Ighodalo (Nigerian Law Firm Of The Year) And Funke Adekoya (Nigerian Lawyer Of The Year) Win Chambers And Partners 2022 Africa Awards

At the Chambers and Partners 2022 Africa Awards, Banwo & Ighodalo emerged as the Nigerian Law Firm of the Year as well as Funke Adekoya emerging as the Nigerian Lawyer of the Year.

Chambers and Partners, a reputable international legal services and practitioners ranking agency made the announcement at a ceremony held in London on January 13, 2022.

The awards recognise law firms and practitioners and their pre-eminence in separate jurisdictions and regions, and reflect achievements on a 12-month preceding year basis including outstanding work, impressive strategic growth and excellence in client service.

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UNODC Commends Nigeria Over First-Ever Successful Conviction Of Piracy In Africa

Following the first-ever successful prosecution of piracy in Africa by Nigeria, the Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), Ghada Fathi Wali, has applauded Nigeria for its leadership role and commitment towards curbing maritime crimes.

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Winners Of 2021 African Legal Awards

Winners have emerged in the 2021 African Legal Awards organised to recognise outstanding individuals and law firms, in the pan-African legal community.

The 2021 African Legal Awards held on September 3, 2021 witnessed a record-breaking submission from 16 countries.

In selecting the Partner of the year, the judges considered the leadership potential, legal skills, initiative, client relationship skills and contribution of the Partners to the wider community.

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Winners Of 2021 Nigeria Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs)

Winners have emerged in the 2021 Nigeria Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs).

According to the OSPAs organisers, which co-ordinated the security industry awards in partnership with Securex West Africa, the awards recognise exceptional industry talent and innovation in different categories.”

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