AFAM OSIGWE SHINES AT LAWSAN SUMMIT, HAILS ALEGEH ON BIRTHDAY
GUARDIANS OF INNOVATION: MAZI AFAM OSIGWE STIRS INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS DISCOURSE AT LAWSAN SUMMIT
On Friday, August 4th, 2023, an epic event unfolded at the Federal Ministry of Justice in Abuja, where the Law Students Association of Nigeria (LAWSAN) North Central Directorate of Project, Policies, and Programs summit took place. The highlight of the summit was the keynote speech delivered by the eminent Chairman of The Planning Committee for the NBA Annual General Conference 2023, Mazi Afam Osigwe, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN).
With the captivating theme “GUARDING INNOVATIONS: Demystifying Intellectual Property Rights and Strategies,” Mazi Afam Osigwe’s keynote address proved to be both enlightening and inspiring. Drawing from his extensive expertise in the legal field, he shed light on the critical subject of intellectual property rights and the strategies needed to foster a culture of innovation in the nation.
In his speech, the learned silk passionately emphasized the importance of safeguarding intellectual property, which serves as the foundation for progress and development in any society. He provided valuable insights into the various aspects of intellectual property, including copyrights, trademarks, patents, and trade secrets, while elucidating on their significance in promoting creativity and safeguarding creators’ rights.
The Learned Silk took this opportunity not only to impart legal knowledge but also to mentor and encourage the young law students attending the summit. He urged them to be proactive in embracing innovation and to harness their legal skills to protect and promote the rights of inventors, creators, and innovators in Nigeria. As he spoke with eloquence and passion, he reminded the students that they represent the future of the esteemed legal profession and carry the responsibility of shaping the nation’s legal landscape.
Furthermore, the distinguished silk stressed the importance of upholding exemplary character in their personal and professional lives, as he firmly believed that integrity and ethics are the pillars upon which the legal profession stands. Encouraging the students to be good ambassadors, he emphasized the immense impact they can have on society through their actions and decisions.
The LAWSAN’s North Central Directorate of Project, Policies, and Programs summit, graced by Mazi Afam Osigwe’s insightful keynote address, proved to be an enriching experience for all attendees. It ignited a newfound sense of purpose and commitment among the aspiring legal minds, fostering a collective determination to contribute positively to the legal landscape and the nation as a whole.
MAZI AFAM OSIGWE, SAN, CELEBRATES MR. AUGUSTINE ALEGEH, SAN, CON, OCCASION OF HIS BIRTHDAY
Warmest birthday wishes to Mr. Augustine Alegeh, SAN, CON, a remarkable figure who has left an indelible mark as Past President of the Nigerian Bar Association and holds the distinction of being the youngest to assume this esteemed position in our association’s history.
Reflecting on the time spent serving under your distinguished leadership as General Secretary, I am reminded of the rich learning experience it provided. Witnessing your dedication, profound altruism, and boundless passion for delivering exceptional leadership was truly inspiring. Your ability to skillfully navigate the complex waters of leadership for our beloved association played a pivotal role in the numerous achievements we collectively accomplished during our tenure.
As we celebrate this special day, my heartfelt prayer is that your journey continues to be filled with triumphant exploits across all your endeavors. May the heavens shower you with abundant blessings and may each moment be embraced with happiness. Your legacy serves as an inspiration, and I eagerly anticipate the continued impact you will undoubtedly make.
With utmost respect and warm regards,
Mazi Afam Osigwe, SAN