The leadership of Law Students Association of Nigeria (LAWSAN) has officially announced Portharcourt where a new Law School has recently be commissioned as the location for the LAWSAN National Convention 2022. The LAWSAN National Convention 2022 is the flagship event of LAWSAN and the hallmark of her annual calendar of LAWSAN. It is the largest gathering of Law Students in Africa.
The event is billed to take place from the 9th to 12th of November, 2022.
The theme of the convention is ‘New Frontiers: Reshaping the Current Realities and Reimagining the Future of Law, Politics and Business.‘
According to the LAWSAN National President, Micheal Arinze, the National Convention will afford members and the general public a unique opportunity to interrogate issues affecting the legal profession and society at Large. Further, it will provide an avenue to seek innovative ways of advancing the course of justice, providing value-adding initiatives to her members and meaningful contributions to nation building.
The Law Students Association (LAWSA), University of Nigeria is a professional body of all law students in Nigeria. It is an umbrella association for its students and was established by the officiating body of the Faculty of Law in the year 1960 and currently governs a body of over a hundred students. The association is modelled after Law Students Association of Nigeria(LAWSAN) and has the major objectives of developing, discovering and enhancing law students through workshops, seminars, essay competitions, symposia and other innovative and interactive activities that build up students with need to be on par with the changes and development of the society.