#2018 NBA AGC#: President Buhari To Declare 2018 NBA Conference Open


President Muhammadu Buhari GCFR, will on Sunday at the International Conference Centre, Abuja declare the 2018 Annual General Conference (AGC) of the Nigerian Bar Association open.
The theme for this year’s conference is Transition, Transformation and Sustainable Institutions; with the following sub-themes: Political Transition and Governance; Diversity and Inclusion; Technological Disruptions; Sustainable Economic Development, Rule of Law and Security.
President Buhari will be joined by his Ghanian counterpart, President Nana Akufo Addo; who is the Keynote Speaker at the conference plenary session on Monday for the opening ceremony.
Other speakers at the conference include: Former Head of State, General Abdusalami Abubakar GCFR (rtd); former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Prof. Attahiru Jega, President of National Industrial Court (NIC) Justice Bababtunde A. Adejumo, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Aisha Ahmad, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), Minister of State for Petroleum; Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, Mr. Chuka Agbo (SAN), Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly matters, Senator Ita Enang, Deputy Senate President; Senator Ike Ekweremadu, Mr. Jim Ovia, Former Vice President of Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC); Comrade Issa Aremu, Managing Director Microsoft Nigeria; Dr Kate Meagher, Laurie Kleiman, Daniel Onwe, Dan Agbor, (Iyaloja General of Nigeria), Chief Mrs Folashade Tinubu- Ojo, Dr Yemi Kale, Amb. Ibrahim Gambari, Mrs Ayo Obe, Philip Hackett, QC amongst others.
Bar leaders and lawyers are expected to be seated by 4pm