The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Suleja Branch Electoral Committee has published the list of Verified Candidates for the forthcoming Branch Election.
In a statement issued by the Secretary of the Election Committee G. U. GBADUME, Esq. The Committee received nominations from ten (10) Aspirants for various offices and at the close of the screening of nominations in accordance with the provisions of the NBA Bye – Law and the Guidelines for the elections made pursuant thereto. Seven (7) Aspirants were cleared to contest the elections, while three (3) Aspirants were disqualified for various reasons. He also noted that three (3) offices were without nominations.
LIST OF CANDIDATES CLEARED FOR ELECTION
1 Okhaigbe Clement Eddy, Esq vying for Chairmanship position
2.Abubakar Yusuf, Esq. vying for Secretary
3.Imokondo Vershima Simon, Esq. vying for Assistant Secretary
4.Sani Asabe Hannah, Esq. vying for: Finance Secretary
5.Muhammad Hassan Adamu, Esq. vying for: Publicity Secretary
6. Eze Chidiebere Faith, Esq. vying for: Welfare Secretary
7 Bala Tanko Maigaskiya, Esq. vying for: NEC REP
LIST OF DISQUALIFIED CANDIDATES
1. Bako Ibrahim Adamu, Esq. vying for: Chairman –
– Caught up by Article 6(3) of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Uniform Bye-Law for Branches 2015 (as Amended).
– No evidence of payment of 2018 practicing fee.
– No evidence of payment of 2019 Branch due.
– No evidence of payment of Branch dues for the Two (2) recommending Counsel.
2.Abubukar Suleiman Danladi, Esq. vying for: Vice Chairman
-No evidence of payment of nomination form.
-No evidence of payment of Branch dues and practicing fees for the 2nd recommending Counsel.
-No evidence of payment of Branch dues for the 1st recommending Counsel.
-No evidence of attendance of General Branch Meetings from 2018, 2019 and 2020.
3.Ezekude Blessing Chinwe, Esq. vying for: Treasurer
-Post enrolment qualification requirement of Eight (8) years not met.
-No evidence of payment of Branch dues for Two (2) of the recommending counsel.
LIST OF OFFICES WITHOUT NOMINATION
1. Social Secretary
2. Legal Adviser
The committee further reminded aggrieved aspirsnts that they may appeal to the NBA Appeal Panel (Northern Zone)