The Nigeria Law Project: Workshop on Lawyers Human Rights and Practice, organised by Legal Defence and Assistance Project (LEDAP)Read more
Workshop on Administration of Justice in Kebbi State, Nigeria. Supported by European Union, done on 13th March, 2009.Read more
Against Domestic Violence: Make a personal pledge never to commit condone or remain silent about domestic violence.Read more
Political skills workshop for women supported by the UK Government's Global Opportunities Fund.Read more
The Legal Defence and Assistance Project (LEDAP) is a non-governmental organization of lawyers and Law professional, engaged in the promotion and protection of human rights, the rule of law and good governance in Nigeria. It has observed status with the Africa commission on human and peoples’ Rights.
PRESS RELEASE- World Day against the Death Penalty: Two Exonerated Juveniles call for total Abolition - RELEASE DATE : 10th October 2014
October 10, 2014: Today, as the world speaks out against the use of the Death Penalty, another exonerated juvenile walks home free after 11 years in Kirikiri Maximum Security Prison, 8 of which was spent on death row. Read more.......
PRESS RELEASE- Two years later, Police rape of a minor still unresolved ! RELEASE DATE : 3rd July 2014
On 3rd September 2012, LEDAP sued the Commissioner of Police and the Attorney-General of Lagos State to investigate and prosecute Inspector Ajayi (Station officer) at Isheri Police Station Lagos who raped a 15 year old girl that came to the station to report her earlier rape by one Mr Prince Read more>>>
PRESS RELEASE - Two Juveniles on Death Row in Lagos Finally Free- RELEASE DATE : 26th June 2014
PRESS RELEASE - HRAN lauds Abuja court judgement on Kaduna bomber - RELEASE DATE : 16th November 2013
LEDAP introduces draft Family Court Rules and trains stakeholders on Child Rights Law 2006'. On November 7 and 8 2013 LEDAP collaborated with the Ministry of Justice Ekiti state to review the operations of the Family court set up under the Child Rights Law 2006 of Ekiti state... Read More>>
LEDAP CONDEMNS THE ADVICE OF MR. PRESIDENT TO GOVERNORS ON SIGNING OF EXECUTION WARRANTS OF DEATH ROW INMATES
June 17, 2013: Legal Defence & Assistance Project – LEDAP condemns in very strong terms the advice of Mr. President yesterday to state governors on the need to sign execution warrants of death row inmates in Nigeria as unwarranted and a threat to Nigeria’s existing unofficial moratorium on death penalty. Mr. President in his said statement called on the state governors not to shy away from signing execution warrants of death sentences passed on convicts. Read More>>
COURT OF APPEAL FINDS IDOWU SHOBOWALE AND KABIRU OMOLADE INNOCENT AFTER 15 YEARS ON DEATH ROW
Lagos May 13th 2013: The Court of Appeal, Lagos today 13th May, 2013 delivered judgment in favour two death row inmates, Idowu Shobowale and Kabiru Omolade and found them innocent, following the appeal filed by Legal Defence and Assistance Project - LEDAP on their behalf. Read More
Press Release - Court of Appeal finds Williams Owodo, a juvenile, after 17 years on death row. - LEDAP Calls for a Review of Capital Punishment in Nigeria.
Lagos November 30th 2012: The Court of Appeal today delivered judgment in favour of Williams Owodo, a juvenile at the time of the alleged offence, discharging and acquitting him of the charges against him after 17 years on death row, following the appeal filed by Legal Defence and Assistance Project - LEDAP on his behalf. - Read More>>
PRESS RELEASE: Realease Date: 24th June, 2013
LEDAP CONDEMNS TODAY'S EXECUTION OF 4 DEATH ROW PRISONERS IN EDO STATE.
June 24, 2013: LEDAP condemns today's execution of 4 death row prisoners; Chima Ejiofor, Daniel Nsofor, Osarenmwinda Aiguokhan and Richard Igagu in Edo State despite their pending appeals at the court of appeal. Read Here
PRESS RELEASE: Realease Date: 7th March 2013
WORKING GROUP OF EIGHT ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN (WG8 ON VAW) CALLS ON NIGERIA GOVERNMENT TO ADDRESS ALL FORMS OF GENDER BASED VIOLENCE
The working Group of Eight on Violence Against Women marks international women’s day by calling on the government to address all forms of gender based violence. Read more>>
A COURT ORDER DISCLOSURE OF NIGERIA MPS EARNINGS, CLICK THE LINKS BELOW FOR DETAILS
NBA Mandatory Continuing Legal Education
LEDAP is a Service Provider to the NBA ICLE Mandatory Continuing Legal Education. For details of the courses, modules and deliverables available in 2012-2013 click here
Sensitisation Workshop of Practise Direction 2013 To Fast-Track Criminal Cases in the Anambra State Judiciary
Date: July 15,16 and 24, 2014
Venue: King David Hotels,46 Regina Caeli Road, Awka
Advocacy Seminar to Benue republic and Togo on the erantification of the protocol
Date: 20th May 2014
venue: salle de conference de magic land
Date: 21st May 2014
3rd National Conference on Effective Prosecution of Crimes in Nigeria and 9th Directors of Public Prosecutions Forum
Date: 8-9 July 2013
Venue: Auditorium, Federal Ministry of Justice, Maitama, Abuja.
Time: 9.00am to 5.00pm
2nd National Conference on Criminal Prosecutions & 2nd Annual Conference of Nigerian Association of Prosecutors
Date: August 8 and 9th 2012
Venue: Olusegun Obasanjo Hall, Federal Ministry of Justice, Maitama, Abuja.
Time: 9.00am to 5.00pm - Click here for more
Public Presentation of Report on the Poll Survey on Death Penalty in Nigeria
Venue: LEDAP office, 270 Ikorodu Road, Lagos
Date: 1st August, 2012
Venue: LEDAP Conference Room, 270 Ikorodu Road, Lagos
Time: 12.00 noon
Contact: email@example.com or call 08037756051
"Take Action against Rape" Rally
Date: Thursday 19th April 2012
Venue: Meeting at Allen Roundabout, Ikeja and marching to the Office of the Governor, Secretariat, Alausa, Ikeja
Who: Coalition of NGOs/CSOs with LEDAP and NYSC
2nd National Conference on Criminal Prosecutions
Venue: Abuja Nigeria
Date: July 27 - 29, 2012
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Daily
1st Parley of Forum of Public Accountability Lawyers
Venue: LEDAP office, 270 Ikorodu Road, Lagos
Date: May 10 2012
Theme: Effective casework on Freedom of Information Act
Time: 10:00 am
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THE 56TH ORDINARY SESSION/ANNOUNCE DE LA 56EME SESSION ORDINAIRE
The African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights (the Commission) would like to inform the general public that the 56th Ordinary Session of the Commission will take place from 1 – 17 December 2014 at the Commission’s Headquarters in Banjul, The Gambia. The venue will be the Kairaba Beach Hotel.
OPEN LETTER TO ADAMS OSHIOMHOLE ON EDO 2
We write to you in response to your press interview published in Vanguard of
today November 5 2012 page 6. It concerns your signed execution warrants of
Daniel Nsofor and Osayinwinde Agbomien (the Edo 2). Read More>>
Poll survey on the use of the death penalty in Nigeria - Download & fill Form
Death Penalty (DP) Dismissing the Hangman
Network of Men against domestic violence.
Domestic Violence Training for Police
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