The Nigerian Bar Association’s Annual General Conference Planning Committee, NBA-AGCPC 2023 has urged lawyers to hurry and register for this year’s Annual Conference before the final deadline of midnight today.

After today’s deadline, intending conferees can only participate in the AGC via the virtual registration window.

The Chairman of the Conference Planning Committee, Mazi Afam Osigwe SAN, had at the press conference to unveil the conference website and logo, noted that there would not be any extension once the deadline for late registration lapses.

NBA President , Mr. Yakubu Maikyau SAN had during the press conference stated that the theme for the 2023 Conference, ‘Getting it Right: Charting the Course for Nigeria’s Nation Building’ could not come at a better time than now.

According to him, Nigeria is blessed with immense natural and human resources and could not continue to be deficient in terms of development.

He said that it was the responsibility of lawyers to provide direction and leadership in the country for it to recover its lost glory.

The NBA president said that the situation in the country called for lawyers to take a holistic look at events and evolve concrete solutions to addressing the challenges in the country. To register, click here.

Meanwhile, the Committee has rolled out instructions on the distribution of conference bags.


Good evening Distinguished Chairmen.

The AGCPC is happy to announce that the 1st distribution of conference bags will commence from 10am to 4pm on Thursday 17th and Friday, 18th of August 2023 at the NBA National Secretariat.

Kindly note that this first distribution is strictly limited to group collections by the branches in the FCT and Nasarawa, Kogi, Kaduna, and Niger, States and not individual members of the branches.

The following requirements are mandatory for collection of the conference bags.

  1. A letter of authority from the Branch Chairman (if he/she is not collecting in person) stating the name and contact details of the collecting party, and
  2. A valid means of photo identification for the collecting party.

Please note that this is the first distribution and it is starting with branches in Abuja and environs.

Kindly direct all enquiries and requests for clarification to:

  1. Augustine N. Eseagwu
  2. Barbara Omosun
  3. Kemi Beatrice
    (NBA Conference/Events) 08068619570

Kind Regards

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