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31 Lawyers Promoted To SAN ...See Full List

31 Lawyers Promoted To SAN ...See Full List
SOME 31 lawyers were yesterday upgraded to the status of the Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN by The Legal Practitioners‘ Privileges Committee (LPPC)

The Chief Registrar of the Supreme Court, Mrs. Hadizatu Mustapha, stated this yesterday.

Hadizatu said: “The Legal Practitioner` Privileges Committee at its 133rd plenary held July 12 has elevated thirty-one legal practitioners to the inner bar.

“The rank (SAN) is warded as a mark of excellence to members of the legal profession who have distinguished themselves as advocates and academics’’, she said.

The new appointees are: 

  1. Madu Abuchi, 
  2. Essien Udom, 
  3. Prof. Oluyemisi Bangbose, 
  4. Metong Urombo, 
  5. Prof. Waha Egbewole, 
  6. George Igbokwe, 
  7. Olubowale Taiwo, 
  8. Oluwole Iyamu, 
  9. Adekole Olawoye, 
  10. Stephen Adehi 
  11. Olusuen Akinbiyi.
  12. Emmanuel Achukwu, 
  13. Kenneth Ahia, 
  14. Loius Alozie. 
  15. Prof. Isa Chiroma, 
  16. Prof. Olanrewaju Fagbohun, 
  17. Adeyinka Olumide-Fusika, 
  18. Johnson Ojo, 
  19. Wole Agunbiade, 
  20. Olayode Delano, T
  21. animu Inuwa, 
  22. Sonny Wogu 
  23. Prof. Offorinze Amucheazi.
  24. Adewale Atake, 
  25. Ikhide Ehighelua, 
  26. Mosediq Kazeem, 
  27. Edmund Obiagwu, 
  28. Prof. Muhammed Mustapha-Akanbi, 
  29. Cosmas Enweluzo, 
  30. Isiaka Mudi 
  31. Olabode Olanipekun.

Mustapha said the swearing-in ceremony would hold during the commencement of the new legal year of the Supreme Court on Sept. 24.

A total of 106 applied with 83 of them entering as practicing lawyers and 23 as academics.

Out of the two females that entered into the race, one was successful.

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