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Martin Ogunleye, NBA Lagos Former Chair declares support for Paul Usoro SAN

The respected former leader of the biggest branch of the Nigerian Bar Association(NBA),Martin Ogunleye has declared his support for Paul Usoro SAN in the forthcoming election of the Nigerian Bar Association .

Since the bid for elections began, many of the the candidates especially the presidential candidates have had their heart beating and waiting impatiently for the close of nomination when  Martin Ogunleye will declare his support for any of the candidates.

Martin who was the former Chairman of the NBA Lagos branch,is known for his unshakeable loyalty and consistency with his decisions when he takes a stand.He has now done it and for the 2018 election,  he will be standing with Paul Usoro SAN.

In a letter dated 4th of June 2018 made available to Courtroom Mail, the former Chair said that he is excited by the aspiration of Paul Usoro and will be involved in running his campaign when the ban is lifted.

Martin Ogunleye’s association with Paul Usoro is already changing the permutations of the election particularly in Lagos where his teeming loyalists have queued up behind him already .

Hang out with Paul Usoro holds on Friday 8th June at Freedom Park

Lawyers particularly those plying their trade in Lagos will on Friday converge at the Freedom Park,Broad street,Lagos  to hang out with Paul Usoro. Top and well respected Senior and Young Lawyers will be present at the Friday evening event which promises to mix business with pleasure.

According to the organisers of the event led by Martin Ogunleye, the event will provide lawyers the opportunity to discuss the future of the  Nigerian Bar Association with a man who hopes to lead it.

Paul Usoro SAN a member of the Nigerian Bar Association Lagos will have many of his members present. He has enjoyed massive support from his branch and all the other branches in Lagos State since he declared his bid for the NBA Presidency.

 

Marian Jones salutes the NBA Lagos Branch on this auspicious Lagos Branch Law week 5-10 May2018.

The dedicated days to visit the prisons, hang out with *Elders* is laudable as the theme:

*Human Capital and the Legal Profession in the 21st Century*

I Thank  the Lagos Branch for uplifting the African image of the NBA.  Kudos on Friday night with the *Ankara Rave* Party. Continue reading Marian Jones salutes the NBA Lagos Branch on this auspicious Lagos Branch Law week 5-10 May2018.

I see no reason why Law officers should be excluded from National offices of the NBA-Paul Usoro

Paul Usoro was a guest at the Akwa Ibom State Chapter of Law officers association of Nigeria(LOAN) where he had a dialogue with them and  responded to questions bordering on the spate of police harassment especially against Lawyers , exclusion of Law officers from acting as officers in the Nigerian Bar Association, the Seal Project and Accounting in the Nigerian Bar Association(NBA) Continue reading I see no reason why Law officers should be excluded from National offices of the NBA-Paul Usoro

Lawyers in detention- NBA Ikeja set to move to Abuja to support Kuje 2

Courtroom Mail has obtained a Public Notice issued by the vibrant Chairman of Nigerian Bar Association,Ikeja branch,Mr Adeshina Ogunlana in favour of the two Lawyers who were detained in Kuje Prisons,Abuja in the course of their duty. Continue reading Lawyers in detention- NBA Ikeja set to move to Abuja to support Kuje 2

The EBF wants to turn the NBA to a town Union Association but one thing will be their Achilles heel- Anthony Atata

The elections into offices of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) will be held this July. The Eastern Bar Forum, an association that is not recognised by the constitution of the Nigerian Bar Association has been throwing itself about like a severed tail of a wall gecko that will become famished sooner or later from its struggles. Continue reading The EBF wants to turn the NBA to a town Union Association but one thing will be their Achilles heel- Anthony Atata