Nigeria creates website to help vulnerable groups get legal assistance

14 September 2018

Computing

The Nigerian government in collaboration with human right groups has created an electronic platform to reach vulnerable people in need of legal assistance.

The platform, www.probono.ng, was unveiled during a meeting of the organisers in Abuja, on Thursday.

Speaking during the unveiling of the platform, the Solicitor-General of the Federation, Dayo Apata, said the portal was created to connect lawyers with socially disadvantaged members of the society and reduce the challenges usually connected with rendering pro-bono services. Read the full article on Premium Times here.