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NBA Lekki Forum, Area J Command, Agree to Work in Synergy on Security, Issues 7 Days Ultimatum to CBN over New Bank Charges

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The Nigerian Bar Association, Lekki Forum paid a courtesy visit to the Area Commander of Area “J” Command (covering Lekki, Ajah, Epe) of the Lagos State Command of the Nigerian Police Force, Assistant Commissioner of Police Gbolahan M. Olugbemi on Thursday, 19th September, 2019. The delegation of the Lekki Forum led by Oladotun Hassan and […]

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‘We will have Conferences, Workshops, others to Promote Female Lawyers’ Advancement’— NBA Women’s Forum

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The chairperson of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA Women Forum, Prof. Oluyemisi Adefunke Bamgbose, SAN, has given an insight into the measures the Forum will employ in a bid to increase active participation of women in the legal profession and national development. Prof. Bamgbose disclosed this at the inaugural meeting of the Forum during the […]

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Governor Makinde Nominates Former NBA Scribe, Isiaka Olagunju, as OYSIEC Chairman

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Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde, has nominated the immediate past General Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association, Aare Isiaka Olagunju as Chairman of the Oyo State Independent Electoral Commission, OYSIEC. A statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Taiwo Adisa, indicated that the Governor, in a letter dated 18 September, 2019, […]

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Paul Usoro SAN Inaugurates NBA Women’s Forum

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The President of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Paul Usoro, SAN, has inaugurated the NBA Women’s Forum Executive Committee Tuesday. The new officers of the Forum are: Professor Oluyemisi A Bamgbose, SAN – Chairperson ii, Mrs. Chinyere Okorocha – Vice Chairperson, Mrs. Nsidibe Aideyan – Secretary and Hajia Safiya I. Balarabe – Treasurer The NBA […]

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NBA President Condemns Abduction of Chike Onyemenam SAN, Assures Family of Full Support

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The President of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Paul Usoro, SAN, has condemned, in strong terms, the abduction of Chike Onyemenam, SAN, during the weekend. The statement signed by the NBA National Publicity Secretary, Kunle Edun, assured the Onyemenam family of the Bar’s support while calling on Nigeria’s security outfits to ensure the learned silk’s […]

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Disclaimer| Suspension of NBA-YLF Ikeja Branch Chairman: ”We cannot Act on One Party’s Information”- YLF Warri Branch

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 My attention has been drawn to publications of the above subject matter issued by the Committee of Chairmen and Secretaries of Nigerian Bar Association Young Lawyers Forum, a body who writes as representing a fair number of chairmen and secretaries nationwide.  I as the Young Lawyers Forum Chairman of Warri Branch “the Radioactive Branch” of […]

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NBA Ikorodu Branch, Milecent Foundation Partner to Provide Free Legal, Medical Services to Ijede Community

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The Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Ikorodu branch has teamed up with Milecent Foundation to offer free legal and medical services to residents of Ijede community in Ikorodu. The free health tests to be conducted include: — Malaria — Urinalysis — sugar level — Weight and height (Body Mass Index) — Breast screening — Free drugs […]

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Facts about NBA Branches You Should Know

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Section 13 of the Nigerian Bar Association Constitution 2015 provides that; 1. There shall not be more than one Branch of the Association in any Judicial Division of the High Court of any State. 2. Nothing in this Constitution shall debar all the Branches in any State from holding joint meetings/consultations to discuss matters of […]