NBA Ikeja Law Week Holds 17th – 22nd June


The Nigerian Bar Association, Ikeja Branch holds her Annual Law Week from the 17th to 22nd June, 2018 on the Theme: Community Lawyering; The Place Of The Bar In The Social Justice Movement In Nigeria.

The week-long event is as scheduled below:

Sunday: 17th June:

Church thanksgiving at the Bishop Vining Cathedral, Oba Akinjobi Way, G.R.A, Ikeja.

Monday: 18th June:

(a) Press conference at the Bar Centre

(b) Law Clinic– Public enlightenment on Civic Rights and corresponding Responsibilities of Citizens.

Venue: City Centres- Ikeja, Yaba, Agege, Oshodi & Ogba.

Tuesday: 19th June:

Alao Aka-Bashorun Annual Lecture.

Venue: NBA,Ikeja Branch Secretariat, the Bar Centre, High Court, Ikeja. Time: 10.00a.m.

Lead Speaker: Prof. Abugu of the University of Lagos.


1). Ms. Ayo Obe, Lawyer & former President, Civil Liberties Organisation.

 2). Adeyinka Olumide-Fusika, ESQ. Citipoint Chambers, Ikeja.

Wednesday: 20th June:

(a) Interactive Session in conjunction with the Lagos State Judiciary, the Ministry of Justice(Office of the Public Defender), and the Nigeria Police.

Focus: Salient provisions & application of the Lagos State Administration of Criminal Justice Law(ACJL) in relation to the Rights of Detainees, Suspects, Defendants e.t.c.

(b) Variety Evening tagged ‘BACK TO THE BASE’.

 Venue: The Bar Centre, High Court, Ikeja. Side attraction: Games such as Ayo, Ludo, Scrabble, Chess e.t.c Performances: Cultural group, Stand-up Comedian & short drama to be followed by Dance! Dance!! Dance!!! (..from oldies to contemporary music).

Thursday: 21st June:

(a) Finale of the first Prof. Akin Oyebode Moot Court Competition finale. Venue: High Court, Ikeja.

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(b). Novelty Football Match. N.B.A, Ikeja Team Vs. Nigerian Union of Journalists Team.

Venue: Police College Football field, Ikeja.

Friday: 22nd June:

**free Medical Test at the Bar Centre. Time: 10.00a.m.

(a) Special Jumat Prayer at the old Secretariat Mosque, Ikeja.

(b) Annual Law Dinner at the Sheraton Hotels & Towers, Ikeja. Time: 6.30pm.

Dinner Honouree: Prof. Itse Sagay,Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption(PACAC).

Dinner Talk: Hon. Justice Olubunmi Oyewole, JCA.

For further information, please contact:
Branch Chairman: Adesina Ogunlana, ESQ.
080 348 54066
Chairman, LWC: Adekunle Ojo,ESQ.
0802 307 0394.
Secretary, LWC: Adeyemi Abijo,ESQ.
0802 384 3741.


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