1st Nigerian Medical Law Summit

The Nigerian Medical Law Summit is a one day retreat organized for Chief Medical Directors of public and private hospitals, heads of professional health associations, other leaders in the Nigerian health system and health care professionals. This medicolegal retreat is crucial as a result of the constant increase in allegations of medical malpractice and medical […]

Press Release

Press Address on Medical Negligence in Nigeria & Non-Compliance to the National Health Act 2014

PRESS ADDRESS ON MEDICAL NEGLIGENCE IN NIGERIA AND NON- COMPLIANCE TO THE NATIONAL HEALTH ACT 2014. FIRST NIGERIAN MEDICAL LAW SUMMIT Gentlemen of the Press, The Senate Committee on Health of the National Assembly, Federal Republic of Nigeria in collaboration with First Counsel Solicitors (Medical Law Consultants) is organizing the 1st Nigerian Medical Law Summit. […]

Health Policy

Perspectives on medical law in Nigeria, an account from the World Congress on Medical Law

Editor’s Note: This week’s Thought Leadership Series on Health piece comes from Barrister ‘La-Olu Osanyin, who highlights Nigeria’s recent showing at the World Congress on Medical Law last month. He summarizes the three presentations made by Nigerians at the Congress, presentations that showcase several pertinent issues facing Nigerians in the medico-legal space. Osanyin himself was […]