The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), Nigeria Branch has commenced registration for its 2022 Annual Conference which holds in Port Harcourt, Rivers State from November 9 to 11, 2022.

According to a statement made available to CITY LAWYER, the theme of the Annual Conference is “Restating the Legitimacy of Arbitration: Africa Taking the Lead.”

The three-day conference has a lot of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) and arbitration-specific topics lined up for discussion by leading experts in the industry.

Signed by by Messrs Mr. Aham Ejelam (SAN, MCIArb) and Mr. Godwin Omoaka (SAN, FCIArb), both Co-Chair for the Annual Conference, the statement said that “Leading speakers drawn from related ADR fields have been assembled to deliver papers and act as panelists during the conference.” 

“The conference also provides an opportunity for participants to socialise and network for career growth,” it added.

The conference will kick off on November 9, 2022 with the Young Members Group Conference also in Port Harcourt which has the theme, “Bridging arbitral culture in a new era.”

An induction of new members and Gala Nite will draw the curtains on the eagerly awaited Annual Conference.

To register, visit For enquiries, please contact or call 08034644337.

CIArb is the recognised global thought leader on Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), operating in over 40 countries. Based across and supported by an international network of about 42 branches, the Institute supports members’ career development, enabling them to compete in an ever-changing market.

Its network of worldwide branches provides members with the knowledge, skills and resources to improve their arbitration practice. Be at the forefront of the growth and development of ADR practice by attending the conference, sharing, and engaging on a global level.

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