Digital Evidence & Cyber Forensic Institute, Nigeria

a centre for Research, Knowledge and Innovation

In collaboration with

India’s Foremost Digital Forensics Lab and Technology Solution Providers


Professional Career Development


for the Digital Growth & Transformation of Lawyers within The Continental Bars; The Judiciary; University Law Faculties; Law Schools; Law Enforcement Agencies and Forensics Expert


Africa, Asia & Europe

Leading to a Global Certification


Digital Fluency and Proficiency in Digital Evidence, eDiscovery, Digital Forensics, Office Automation & Law Practice Management


Participation begins by enrolment into the membership of the Institute which is free.

Scholarship awaits 1st 100 registrants

Membership Benefits

As an DECFI graduate, you automatically become a member of the DECFI Alumni Association.

Legal research support platform provides tools for Alumnus seeking assistance in specific legal area such as Evidence in the Digital domain and eDiscovery law.

The e-newsletter is filled with timely news and useful links to keep you connected to your teams, organizations, faculty, and friends at DECFI! 

Build your professional profile in our membership portal be included our professional directory - for free.

DECFI members are eligible for training discounts.

Flexible payment plans, options and promos are available to registered members

Connect with a community legal practitioners with similar training exposure for effective career collaboration.

Monthly Zoom webinars


Digital Evidence & Cyber Forensic Institute (DECFI), a centre for research, knowledge and innovation, is the first Institute in Nigeria with global standards, approved by the Federal Government to chart the pathway for the Digital Transformation of Nigerian lawyers, Judges, Magistrates, Prosecutors, In-House Corporate Counsel, Law Students in Universities & Law Schools within the Commonwealth African countries, bothering on the 21st Century Evidence in the Digital Domain, eDiscovery and Cybercrime/Digital Forensics.

DECFI is poised to deliver the necessary skills to these entities in the development and acquisition of the technical knowledge in meeting the demand of the critical domain of emerging eDiscovery and digital evidence.

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Training Resource Tools

The Book

Digital Evidence & eDiscovery Law Practice in Nigeria


Law Practice Management System


Digital Exhibit Management, Authentication, Security & Trial Presentation


Electronic Document Discovery Management System

Contact Address


30, Amurugan Elementry School Street, Punalveli Nall Virudhunagar, India.


13 Gilbert Odior Street, Thomas Estate, Lekki-Ajah, Lagos, Nigeria.


4th Floor, Silverstream House, 45 Fitzroy Street, Fitzrovia, London, W1T 6EB, England.

Our Faculty

DECFI fosters strategic, cross-disciplinary relationships among experts in law, digital forensics, Artificial Intelligence, smart urban planning to address the pervasive nature of digital investigation, forensics and litigation. DECFI is proud to have in its faculty an array of distinguished multifaceted experts with outstanding academic credentials and extensive subject-matter experience who bring their diverse practice experience to the classroom.

Emeka Arinze Esq.

LLM, M.I.T (info-tech), CBSP (Certified Biometric & Surveillance Professional, CDEA (Certified Digital Evidence Analyst), CCI (Certified Cybercrime Investigator), CFP (Certified Forensic Professional).

Dr. Dominic Ehiwe


Dr. Godwin Nyong

Ph.D. Artificial Intelligence. BSc, Harvard-MDP, MBA, MSc, BTech, Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Security+, CISSP, MCSE: Security, Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT), Information Systems Professional of Canada (ISP), ITIL, CoBiT, TOGAF

Pius Bakare

Equipped with over 24-years of ICT experience on a global basis, Mr. Bakare is a Forensic Fingerprint Analysis referencing Anatomy and Development of Friction Ridge Skin as well as Forensic Automation and Verification. He consulted for International Foundation for Electoral System (IFES) on 2005 Presidential Election in Liberia and he does independent verification for City of Minneapolis, MN, USA. He has worked in over 30 countries across the globe in the course of his career.

Pradeep Kumar

LL.M, MBA-Digital Systems, BSc (Info-Tech), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Microsoft Certified IT Professional (Server 2008) (MCITP), Oracle Database 11g Administrator Certified

Dr Emmanuel Inegbenoise Agbator

PhD City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning, (MBA) Business Administration and Management, (M.Sc.) City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning, Bachelor's degree in Geography


Pioneer membership is free for the first 100 registrants

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