Maikyau, SAN Constitutes NBA Law Journal Committee, Editorial Board

President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Yakubu C. Maikyau, SAN

The President of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Yakubu Chonoko Maikyau SAN has constituted a journal committee (NBA Journal Committee) and an editorial board subject to ratification by the National Executive Council.

“The NBA Journal Committee shall work under the direction of the Editorial Board, for the publication of the NBA Journal as required by the Constitution,” Mr Maikyau, SAN explained in a release dated March 14, 2023.

“This Board, which is set up pursuant to Section 15 of the Constitution of the NBA, 2015 (as amended),” Maikyau, SAN said, “shall have the power to publish the NBA Law Journals on behalf of the Association, in line with our aims and objectives set out in Section 3 of the Constitution.”

Members of the Journal Committee as Constituted are:

  1. Prof. Uchefula Ugonna Chukwumaeze, SAN- Chairman
  2. Prof. Peter T. Akper, OFR, SAN
  3. Prof. Theodore Bala Maiyaki, SAN SAN
  4. Prof. Ibrahim Abdullahi, SAN
  5. Dr Dapo Olanipekun, SAN
  6. Prof. Akaa Inbwasch
  7. Prof. N.A. Inegbedion
  8. Prof. L.N.E. Worugji
  9. Prof. Jacob Abiodun Dada
  10. Dr Newman U. Richards
  11. Dr Sirajo Yakubu
  12. Dr Bashir Leke ljaiya
  13. Ass Prof Rose Ohiama Ugbe
  14. Ass Prof Abubakar Ishaq
  15. Dr Banke Olagbegi-Oloba
  16. Halima A. Doma-Kutigi
  17. Ms Anne Uruegi Agi, LL.M.
  18. Raymond I. Nkannebe, ACIArb-Secretary
  19. Mr Lanre Akinsola
  20. 20. Mr. Ogbonna Agbafo
  21. Joshua Nwachukwu, Esq
  22. Sani Ammani, Esq.
  23. Ikenna Paul Ukam, Esq

The NBA President thanked members of the Committee for proving their commitment to the Association by accepting to serve in this new capacity.

The members of the Editorial Board are:

  1. Prof. Uchefula Ugonna Chukwumaeze, SAN – Chairman
  2. Prof. Theodore Bala Maiyaki, SAN
  3. Prof. Akaa Inbwasch
  4. Ms Anne Uruegi Agi, LL.M
  5. Raymond I. Nkannebe, ACIArb

The NBA Journal is the flagship publication of the Nigerian Bar Association that publishes articles on important legal topics written its members.  It informs, engages and stimulates hot-button conversations on the legal profession and highlights contemporary law issues.


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