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Resolutions of the Arewa Young Lawyers’ Forum at Its 2019 AGM Held at Eko Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos| August 28


Resolutions of the Arewa Young Lawyers’ Forum 2019 at Its Annual General meeting Held at Eko Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos on 28th August


WHEREAS the Arewa Young Lawyers’s Forum, AYLF, held its AGM on 28th day of August, 2019 at Eko Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos.

Several issues of importance were considered by MEMBERS and unanimously RESOLVED as follows:

ESTABLISHMENT:

  1. The AGM received a report from the CONVENERS in its Meeting as to the creation of AYLF in Abuja, 2018.
    Consequently, the CREATION of AYLF was unanimously approved by the AGM.

LEADERSHIP

  1. The AGM equally APPROVED the Leadership Positions of the following Members in substantive capacity into the three 3 geo political zones as follows:

NORTH-CENTRAL

a. O. D JIMOH – Chairman
ILORIN
b. Gotom Samson – Vice Chairman
JOS
c. Abdulsalam Hussaini – Provost
SULEJA

NORTH-WEST

d. Haruna Musa Mohammed – Secretary
KANO
e. Fumen Issac Gandu – Asst Secretary
KADUNA
f. Gbande Paul – Publicicy Secretary
KASTINA

NORTH-EAST

g. Audu Umaru – Welfare Secretary
MAIDUGURI
h. Ahmad Khalil -Treasurer
YOBE
i. Issa Barau – Financial Secretary
BAUCHI

It was further Resolved that the Leadership Positions SHALL be rotated, thus the Chairmanship, Vice Chairmanship and provost zoned to North-West while the Secretary, Assistant Secretary and Publicity Secretary are zoned to North-East, North Central will take Welfare Director, Treasurer and Financial Secretary at the next election coming June, 2020.

  1. The AGM directed the Executives to communicate the resolutions of the AYLF to the Parent Body: AREWA LAWYERS’ FORUM.
  2. The Congress further DIRECTED that the Executive conduct ELECTION into various positions on or before June, 2020.
  3. The CONGRESS further directed that:

a. The Executive should hand over Leadership of the Forum to the new Leaders in 2020 at the NBA Annual General Conference, 2020.

b. That AREWA Lawyers Forum Constitution be adopted by AYLF with modifications.

c. That Constitution Drafting Committee be constituted and the following membership approved for the committee at the Meeting:

i. Sani S. Idris (Kaduna) Chairman

ii Sadiq Maaji (Minna) Co Chairman

iii. Usman Ashafa (Kano) Member

iv. Yusuf Suleiman (Abuja) Member

v. G. H Ibn Mahmoud (ilorin) Member

vi. Yunusa Maihadasha (Kaduna) Member

vii. Ibrahim T. Manguno (Maiduguri) Secretary

The Committee has 30 days to submit its report to the Executive.

d, that Electoral Committee be Constituted after the report of the Constitution Drafting Committee for the purpose of elections of new Leaders.

e. That the Executive should organise SUMMIT in Abuja with the following Members approved:

1, Dayo Ashonibare (Abuja) Chairman

2, Ibrahim Shehu (Jigawa), Co Chairman

3, Ahmad Khalil (Damaturu), Member

4, Moses Faya (Abuja) Member

5 Fahd B. Isa (Abuja), Member

6 Hon Alhaji Maidawa, (Sokoto), member

7, Fumen Issac Gandu (Kaduna) member

8, Mimi Ayua (Abuja), Member

9, Alemeru Adekunle Mathew (Gwagwalada), member

10, Sadiq Maaji (Minna) Member

11, Haruna Musa Mohammed, (Kano)

12, Dan Shitta Shittu Saheed (Abuja)

13, Shuaib Oniye (Ilorin) Member

14, Audu Umaru (Maiduguri) Member

15, Muawiya Bala (Bauchi) Member

16, Desmond D. Tabakwot (Kaduna), Member

17 Hassan Saraki (Bauchi), Member

18, Isaac idota (Banawa) Member

19, Promise Ajumebor (Yola), Member

20, Abass Mauzu, (Bauchi), Member

22, Joseph Omachonu (Idah)

23, Aisha Bukar (Maiduguri) Member

24, Kazeem Egbewole (ilorin) member

25, Emmanuel Mejabi (Lokoja), Member

  1. Ene Rose Ekweri (Abuja), Member
  2. Ande Philip Ande, (Taraba) member

28, Mohammed Yakubu Abdullahi (Zaria), Member

29, Umar Abdullahi Chiroma (Maiduguri), Member

30, Usman Ashafa (Kano) Member

31, Rahila Dauda (Abuja), Secretary.

The Executive is directed by AGM to communicate to the Members of these committees of their Membership of the Committees.

Dated this 28th day of August, 2019

Signed:

O. D JIMOH Esq,
Chairman, AYLF

Audu Umaru, Esq.
Welfare, AYLF
(for AYLF Secretary)

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