After an exhausting campaign for all the candidates in the 2018 election of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) and an excruciatingly stressful voting process lawyers went through to choose a leader, Paul Usoro SAN has emerged as the President elect of the Nigerian Bar Association.

A total of 16,115 lawyers were accredited to vote in the election and about 12,421 lawyers participated in the voting.

In a letter signed by O.O Olowokore on behalf of Aurthur Obi Okafor ,Authur Stated that he has withdrawn from the race and claims that the election was compromised. He said that the election will be subjected to Audit of International Standard.

The facts and figures of the election are as follows:

Paul Usoro Elected As The President

Ernest Ojukwu – 3313

Arthur Obi Okafor – 4423

Pau Usoro – 4509

For 1st Vice

MO Stanley Chidozie 6188

2nd Vice President

Aikpoko-Marrins – 2819

Akande Oludare – 465

Dada Foluke Olayemi – 4242

Oji Benedict Nwosa – 1634

3rd Vice President

Igba Theophilus Terhile – 6020

Gen Sec

Alabalewa Mobolaji – 2237

Balogun Rafiu Oyeyemi – 1630

Mobolaji Ojibara Idris – 1993

Taidi Jonathan Gunu – 3574

1st Asst. Sec.

Ewenode William Onoriode – 4724

Ogunrinde Yusuf Olatunji – 3545

Asst. Fin Sec.

Iloghalu Obiora Bede Izuazi – 936

Jones Marian Nneka – 2454

Ogoke Samuel Chikaodinaka – 1188

People Iniobong Irene – 4294

2nd Asst. Sec.

Naandeti Anas – 1367

Obasi Chinyere Gladys – 7142


Agada Mercy Ijato – 3006

Chukwuma-Okafor Obianuju Mary – 1959

Olagbegi-Oloba Victoria Banke – 4204

Welfare Sec.

Anyia Sabastine Ubua – 3313

Usman Joshua Enemali – 5474

Total voters: 16115

Voted: 124848

Yet to Vote: 3631



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