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 Bar Associations and Societies, with particular reference to

Young Lawyers and Graduating Law School Students in

Africa, Asia & Europe

Leading to a Global Certification


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


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

Scholarship awaits 1st 100 registrants in each of the countries within the respective continents

Membership Benefits

Access to ePlatform of one of our training manuals, the book on, Digital Evidence & eDiscovery Law Practice.

Access to interactive forum on Digital Evidence, eDiscovery, Artificial Intelligence & Forensics.

Legal Research Support.

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

Access to Law Report/Review of Court Judgements.

Notification on current judgements worldwide, on Evidence in the Digital Domain

DECFI members are eligible for training discounts.

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

Free participation on Monthly 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


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 faculty parades formidable subject-matter experts in Digital Evidence Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Digital Forensics, Data Analytics, and Cybercrime. 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).

Hon. Justice Andrew Alaba Omolaye-Ajileye PhD (rtd)

Author-Electronic Evidence

Dr. Dominic Ehiwe

Ph.D, MSc, BSc, FACIDip, CFE Software Analysis & Forensic Engineering (SAFE, USA), Autopsy Digital Forensics & Cyber Triage

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

Dr. Roland Otaru (SAN)

Dr. Reji Vasanth V. J.

Chairman & Managing Director - Mibiz Cyber Forensics Laboratory, India.

Pius Bakare

Mr. Bakare is a Forensic Fingerprint Analyst. 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.

Prof. Sizwe Snail South Africa

Prof. Zacchaeus Oni Omogbadegun

BSc, MSc, PhD (Computer Science); Member, Computer Professionals Registration Council of Nigeria, Association of Computing Machinery USA, ‘LMIC' of the Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research (CCGHR)

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

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