A leading candidate in the forthcoming Nigerian Bar Association, Lagos Branch Elections, Mr. Emuobonuvie Majemite has been invited by Silverbird Television to shed light on Nigeria’s judicial framework.

Majemite, who is gunning for the position of Branch Secretary, will be speaking on “The Nigerian Judicial System: A Look at the Existing Structure.” The programme is billed to air today, 22nd May, 2023 at 8.15 am.

Majemite is a Partner and Head of the Arbitration and ADR Practice Group at the leading law firm of PUNUKA Attorneys & Solicitors. He is a “2022 Legal 500 Recommended Lawyer in Dispute Resolution,” the Chairman of Young Members Group (YMG) of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK), Nigeria Branch as well as the Alternate Chairman of NBA Lagos Branch Membership and Data Management Committee.

In a letter obtained by CITY LAWYER and dated May 14, 2023, the Electoral Committee of the branch had given Majemite the green light to contest for the position of Secretary. It wrote: “The Electoral Committee has scrutinized your Nomination Form and is pleased to inform you that you are qualified to contest for the post of ‘Secretary’ in the NBA – Lagos Branch 2023 Elections.”

The committee also informed Majemite that “you are hereby invited to present your manifesto on Manifesto Day scheduled to hold on Wednesday the 21st of June 2023 at the Nigerian Law School, Lagos.”

Titled “NBA LAGOS BRANCH ELECTIONS – NOTICE OF QUALIFICATION TO CONTEST FOR SECRETARY,” the letter was signed by the Electoral Committee Chairman, Mr. Wale Akoni SAN and the committee’s Secretary Temitope Aribisala.

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