December 9, 2023


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UNILAG to Host 2nd National Data Protection Moot Court Competition

By Famose Blessing

The Faculty of Law at the University of Lagos (UNILAG), is gearing up for the much-anticipated second edition of the National Data Protection Moot Court Competition.

The event is scheduled to take place from Wednesday, November 29 to Thursday, November 30, 2023. 

This initiative is part of an ongoing project aimed at fostering a culture of compliance with data protection regulations across Nigeria.

Open to all Faculties of Law within Nigeria, the competition offers an exciting platform for legal scholars and students to showcase their expertise in the field of data protection.

 As the importance of safeguarding personal and sensitive information becomes increasingly paramount, this event stands as a significant step toward nurturing a compliance-ready environment for data protection within the country.

Registration for the event is currently ongoing and will continue until Sunday, September 24, 2023. 

Interested participants are urged to register promptly through the official website:

Important dates for the competition are as follows:

Registration Deadline: Sunday, September 24, 2023

Submission of Memorials: Sunday, October 15, 2023

Virtual Quarter Final Rounds: Monday, November 6 to Saturday, November 11, 2023

Semi-finals and Finals Oral Rounds Qualification Notification: Wednesday, November 15, 2023

Semi-finals and Finals Oral Rounds: Wednesday, November 29 to Thursday, November 30, 2023

For further inquiries and details, interested parties can get in touch with the organizers via email at or through phone calls at 08062239779 and 08131571607.

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