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:
- 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.
- The AGM equally APPROVED the Leadership Positions of the following Members in substantive capacity into the three 3 geo political zones as follows:
a. O. D JIMOH – Chairman
b. Gotom Samson – Vice Chairman
c. Abdulsalam Hussaini – Provost
d. Haruna Musa Mohammed – Secretary
e. Fumen Issac Gandu – Asst Secretary
f. Gbande Paul – Publicicy Secretary
g. Audu Umaru – Welfare Secretary
h. Ahmad Khalil -Treasurer
i. Issa Barau – Financial Secretary
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.
- The AGM directed the Executives to communicate the resolutions of the AYLF to the Parent Body: AREWA LAWYERS’ FORUM.
- The Congress further DIRECTED that the Executive conduct ELECTION into various positions on or before June, 2020.
- 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
- Ene Rose Ekweri (Abuja), Member
- 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
O. D JIMOH Esq,
Audu Umaru, Esq.
(for AYLF Secretary)