30th December, 2023
Nigerian Bar Association Yola Branch
Yola, Adamawa State
RE: APPRECIATION FOR THE SUCCESS OF THE 2023 NBA YOLA LAW WEEKS/HON. JUSTICE BUBA ARDO MEMORIAL LECTURE.
I hope this message finds you in good health and high spirits. On behalf of myself, my Executive Committee, the Chairman and members of the Law Week organizing committee, I am writing to express our deepest appreciation and gratitude to you and all the individuals who contributed to the resounding success of the 2023 NBA Yola Law Week/Hon. Justice Buba Ardo Memorial Lecture, which took place from the 8th to the 15th of December, 2023.
Firstly, we would like to extend our thanks to the Adamawa State Government, the Chief Judge, Grand Khadi President CCA, Adamawa state and to all the Judges, Life Benchers, the Attorney General of Adamawa State and Commissioner for Justice, Learned Silks, Learned Seniors, Colleagues, the Judiciary, the press, and members of the public who dedicated their time, expertise, and support to make the Law Week a memorable occasion. Your presence and active participation added immense value to the event, and we are truly grateful for your unwavering commitment.
It is with great delight that we acknowledge the financial and in-kind contributions that greatly contributed to the success of the Law Week. We extend our heartfelt appreciation to HRH. Lamido Fombina, Alh. Muhammadu Barkindo Aliyu Mustapha Ph.D, CFR, the Premier ruler of Adamawa and Grand Patron Tabital Pulaaku International, Mr. Boss Mustapha, Chief L.D. Nzadon, Mr. Abayomi Akanmode, Hon. Kwamoti B. Laori, M.A. Attah SAN, Mr. B.S.D. Sanga, Hon. Aliyu Wakili Boya, Hon. Umar B. Ismaila, Messrs. Rickey Tarfa & Co., College For Legal Studies, Yola, Adamwa State House of Assembly, Rule of Law and Anti Corruption (Rolac II), Public & Private Development Centre (PPDC), and every anonymous donor who generously contributed to our cause. Your support has made a tremendous difference and has helped us achieve our goals.
Furthermore, we can not overlook the invaluable efforts of the Chairman of the Organising Committee, Mr. J.I. Jimeta, who tirelessly led the planning and execution of the Law Week. Your exemplary leadership, dedication, and attention to detail were pivotal in ensuring that the event was organized smoothly and seamlessly. We commend your tireless efforts and exceptional abilities, and we are truly grateful for your commitment to the legal profession.
In conclusion, we express our deepest gratitude to all the individuals and organizations who played a significant role in making the 2023 NBA Yola Law Week/Hon. Justice Buba Ardo Memorial Lecture a grand success. Your contributions, both big and small, have not gone unnoticed, and we appreciate the time, resources, and support you invested in this noble endeavour.
Once again, thank you for your unwavering support and commitment. We look forward to future collaborations and to further strengthen the legal profession together, just like our theme for the just concluded Law Week: it takes a joint commitment to build bridges and nations. We seek this joint commitment from all stakeholders to build a bar and a legal community we are proud of.
Mr. Hassan G. Maidawa
Nigerian Bar Association (NBA),