The President of the Nigerian Bar Association(NBA) has informed the NBA Prosecution team that it is exempted from the dissolution of committees announced in his inaugural speech. However,he stated that the exemption will be, pending the imminent review and reconstitution of the team. Continue reading NBA President Paul Usoro exempts Prosecution team from dissolution
This is my response to Chidi Odinkalu’s article titled “The Unravelling of the “Brave New Bar” -How the NBA Elections were corrupted and rigged “.In responding to his article,I will tell an abridged story of how Paul Usoro won the election. I was involved in it. Continue reading Chidi Odinkalu’s assertion that the NBA election was rigged is uncharitable- This is how Paul Usoro won-Anthony Atata
Paul Usoro SAN the winner of the 2018 elections of the Nigerian Bar Association has received his certificate of return from the Chairman of the Election Committee of the Nigerian Bar Association(ECNBA) PROF Yadudu.
Courtroom Mail recalls that the election was held on the 18th and 19th of August instead of sometime in July as provided by the Constitution of the Nigerian Bar Association.
However,the constitution provides for NEC ratification if there is any reason for holding the election beyond the date hence the ratification.
Paul Usoro will become the 29th President of the NBA after he is sworn in on Friday and shall serve for a tenure of two years.
He will be serving along side others elected in different capacities .
The President elect of the Nigerian Bar Association(NBA) Mr Paul Usoro SAN has extended hands of friendship to the other presidential candidates in the just concluded elections of the association. Continue reading Paul Usoro writes Prof Ojukwu and Arthur Obi-Okafor- Appeals for their support to build the NBA
Mr Paul Usoro, SAN, the President elect of the NBA has set up a Transition Committee. The membership of the committee has been communicated to Mr A B Mahmud, SAN, the President of the NBA. Continue reading NBA President elect Paul Usoro SAN sets up transition committee- See list of members
What a group of lawyers supporting a particular presidential candidate in the NBA election want to achieve with a petition by Mrs Kehinde Dunmole dated the 13th of August 2018 when they posted it on facebook is apparent to those who know their leanings and appalling to those who do not know them. They are strong supporters of one of the Presidential Candidates running for the election of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA). Continue reading NBA Election: Lawyers Condemn another desperate scheme against Paul Usoro
People who bring people together are bridge builders. You find them in all kinds of places and in all kinds of circumstances. They are very lovable people who wish the very best for other people. I call them “bridge builders”. Continue reading A BRIDGE BUILDER-The quality Lawyers across Nigeria find in PAUL USORO
My family and I, express our commiseration with the wife and family of the late Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice of Rivers State, Chief, Hon. Emmanuel Chinwenwo Aguma, SAN, the Port Harcourt Branch of the Nigeria Bar Association, and the good people and the Government of Rivers State, on the sad demise of their illustrious Son. Continue reading Hon. Emmanuel Aguma was a quintessential gentleman -Paul Usoro
As the 2018 National Elections of the largest Bar in Africa – the Nigerian Bar Association (“NBA”), draws nigh, varied gimmicks; schisms, permutations, calculations, campaign of calumnies and bitter politicking are playing out at various quarters, for who occupies the most coveted position – the office of the NBA President. Undoubtedly, all these are humans’ efforts, partly to win the support of lawyers and sadly, to elbow some candidates out of the race. Certainly, the latter is not healthy for a noble association like the NBA. The race for sure, we know is not to the swift nor the battle to the strong. Only the candidate whom providence shall smile at will wear the crown. Continue reading PAUL USORO, SAN – The Leader that will Reform the NBA
Paul Usoro, a man I met in 1998 after NYSC at a point when I was at the crossroad of deciding which path to pursue in my legal career. When it looked like doing things the crooked way paid better, when it looked like hard work was a dullard’s option. Continue reading Chris Ezeafulukwu-Executive Director TRANSCORP SPEAKS ABOUT PAUL USORO