The Nigerian Bar Association, Ikeja branch is set to host the 19th Chief Gani Fawehinmi Annual Lecture on Sunday, 15th January, 2023. The annual lecture aims to preserve the outstanding legacies of Chief Gani Fawehinmi, a writer, publisher, philanthropist, social critic, and attorney for human and civil rights.
The theme of the Lecture is: Free, Fair and Credible Election as Indispensable Tool for National Development.
The lecture is set to hold at Lahl Bevent Centre, Lagos Airport Hotel, Obafemi Awolowo Way Ikeja, Lagos State.
Chief Host: Babajide Sanwo-olu, Governor of Lagos State.
Host: Yakubu Chonoko Maikyau, OON, SAN, President, Nigerian Bar Association.
Chairman: Professor Akin Oyebode, former Vice Chancellor of University of Ado-Ekiti
Special Guest: Ezenwo Nyesom Wike, CON, Governor of Rivers State
Special Guest: Hon. Justice Kazeem Alogba, Chief Judge of Lagos State.
Keynote Speaker: Charlotte Kesson-Smith Osei, UN International Elections Commissioner
Discussant: Mr. Mike Igini, Former Resident Electoral Commissioner, Akwa Ibom State
Discussant: Commodore Kunle Olawunmi, Public Affairs Analyst & Commentator
Oluwaseyi Olawumi, Esq.,
(Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association, Ikeja Branch)
Dr. Muiz Banire, SAN
(Chairman, 19th Gani Fawehmm Lecture Committee)