With almost three weeks gone after Olumide Akpata’s landmark victory at the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) elections, the President-Elect has received goodwill and show of support from various leading lawyers, and national leaders; traditional and political.
In a significant show of support earlier today, Nigeria’s foremost legal luminary and Chancellor of Afe Babalola University, Aare Afe Babalola CON, OFR, SAN today received Olumide Akpata, Esq. NBA Pesident-Elect at his hometown in Ekiti State. The President-Elect was received at the Afe Babalola University in Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State, where he and the Chief Learned Silk engaged in discussions around various subjects, including the future of the Bar.
At the momentous appreciation meeting, Aare Afe Babalola congratulated Olumide Akpata on his victory at the NBA election and expressed confidence that Akpata will be an excellent NBA President. Aare Afe Babalola, SAN, further promised to give his full support to the President-Elect in the coming two years in the President-Elect’s quest to ensure the Bar works for all.