Oral advocacy is a weapon which every legal practitioner should have a strong grasp of. While time restrictions placed by various Rules of the Court for oral address have made it appear like oral advocacy is disappearing from the legal landscape, these constraints have rather increased the imperative for the mastery of oral advocacy. The … Continue reading Oral Advocacy & Electronic Evidence Workshop, Abuja, Nigeria.
On 23rd -24th September 2019 AGA AAP participated in Accountability, Rule of Law and Anti-Corruption Programme in collaboration with the Office of the Director Public Prosecutions in Ho, Ghana. The objective of the programme is to contribute to current reform processes in the area of rule of law, accountability, anti-corruption and environmental governance. The five-day … Continue reading AGA AAP PARTICIPATES AT THE ANNUAL UPDATE TRAINING FOR STATE ATTORNEYS HO, GHANA.
A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between AGA-AAP, represented by the AGA AAP Programme Director Mr. Chukukere Unamba-Oparah, and the FIA represented by Mrs. Atuweni Juwayeyi-Agbermodji, Director General of the Financial Intelligence Authority on 16th September 2019. The signing took place at Amaryllis Hotel, Blantyre, Malawi as part of efforts to foster international understanding as … Continue reading MOU SIGNING WITH FIA
Criminals in Africa are increasingly using cross-border trade to transform the financial proceeds of their illegal activities into revenues that seem legitimate, in a process known as trade-based money laundering (TBML). Such schemes vary in complexity but typically they usually involve misrepresentation of the price, quantity, or quality of imports or exports. Law enforcement … Continue reading TRADE-BASED ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING TRAINING, BLANTYRE, MALAWI
With the ever growing technological milestones in Africa, the increased use of cyberspace has brought challenges to the administration of justice. Law enforcement agencies especially the judiciary service are faced with challenges on their consideration of electronic and forensic evidence and other complex technological issues involved in the trial process. In this respect, AGA Africa … Continue reading JUDGES TRAINING WORKSHOP ON CYBERCRIME AND ELECTRONIC EVIDENCE, NAIROBI, KENYA
On 26th -30th August, 2019 AGA AAP country coordinator for Nigeria Ms. Ebele Enedah showcased the strides AGA AAP is making in Africa during the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) 2019 Annual General Conference in Victoria Island, Nigeria. The conference was aimed at offering networking opportunities for lawyers as well as mentoring opportunities between bar … Continue reading NIGERIAN BAR ASSOCIATION ANNUAL GENERAL CONFERENCE
AGA AAP was also pleased to start a new partnership through a memorandum of understanding that was signed between AGA AAP and FIC on 13th August 2019 at Taj Pamodzi Hotel, Lusaka, Zambia. This partnership was as part of continued efforts to foster international relationship and cooperation of a network of global support to combat Money … Continue reading MOU SIGNING with FIC.
On August 13th-16th, AGA AAP in collaboration with the Financial Intelligence Centre held a four-day workshop in Lusaka, Zambia on Trade-Based Anti-Money Laundering. The workshop was aimed at raising thought-provoking discourse on money laundering, improve the effectiveness of the investigation process and prosecution of money laundering criminal offenses. The four- day event was officially opened … Continue reading TRADE BASED ANTI – MONEY LAUNDERING WORKSHOP, IN LUSAKA, ZAMBIA
AGA-AAP in collaboration with the Wildlife Investigators Training Alliance (WITA) and the National Prosecution Authority(NPA) held a four-day workshop on Anti- Wildlife Trafficking in Livingstone, Zambia on 12th- 15th August 2019. The workshop brought together, investigators and prosecutors from the National Prosecution Authority (NPA) and Department of National Parks and Wildlife (DNPW), Zambia and was … Continue reading AGA AAP STRENGTHENS THE FIGHT AGAINST WILDLIFE TRAFFICKING IN LIVINGSTONE, ZAMBIA
In June 2019, AGA organized a benchmarking exercise in which senior management from the Judicial Training Institute (JTI), Kenya got to learn and interact with their colleagues at the National Judicial College in Nevada. The 4-day training workshop dubbed ‘Advancing the development of Kenya’s Judicial Training Institute: A strategic Development Workshop’ took place on 17th … Continue reading JUDICIAL TRAINING INSTITUTE (JTI) BENCHMARKING EXERCISE IN COLLABORATION WITH THE NATIONAL JUDICIAL COLLEGE, NEVADA, UNITED STATES