NBA Lagos Branch to Hold National Dialogue on Human Rights| October 20, 2021

The Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Lagos Branch Human Rights Committee led by Mrs. Abiye Tam-George invites members of the legal community and the general public to a National Dialogue on human rights with stakeholders.

Theme: A Frantic Call for Institutional Reforms and Respect for Human Rights.

Topic: Developing a Workable Framework for Building Respectable Relationship between the Nigerian Community, the Bar and the Nigerian Police.

Date: Wednesday 20th October, 2021

Time: 2:30pm – 5:30pm

Venue: Nigerian Law School, Victoria Island, Lagos.

Special Guest of Honour: His Excellency, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Governor of Lagos State

Lead Guest Speaker: Mr. Olasupo Shasore SAN, former Attorney-General of Lagos State.

Guest Speakers

  • Mr. Segun Awosanya
  • Mr. Ridwan Olayemi Oke
  • Mr. Timothy Asobele Dare

Chief Host: Ikechukwu Uwanna, Chairman NBA Lagos Branch

Co-Host: Mrs. Abiye Tam-George, Vice Chairperson NBA Lagos Branch and Chair Lady, NBA Lagos Human Rights Committee.

The dialogue will address the importance of freedom of expression in a democracy and the role of the Bar and the Bench in the protection and promotion of Human Rights advocacy.

The event is organized as a think-tank dialogue on the 1st anniversary of the #EndSARS protest of 20th October 2020.

Signed:
Elo Adhekpukoli
Publicity Secretary
NBA Lagos Branch


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