The introduction of the Accredited Continuing Legal Education program of FIDA Nigeria for her members, provided a platform to create a resource base for FIDA Nigeria hence, the compilation of the papers delivered at these programs and other fora.
There is an increase in social challenges and therefore an interest in the role of the law in dealing with these social challenges. Our concern in our CLE programs are to wit: What are the issues affecting women and children? What are the relevant provisions of the Law on women and children issues? What are the existing Lacunas? Are the Laws effective and do they support a speedy Justice system? Readers of the journal will decipher the answer to these questions from the papers compiled.