Seven university professors, 65 others elevated to SAN

By AdvocateNews on 22/10/2021

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 348

•A cross section of SANs at a previous induction ceemony
•A cross section of SANs at a previous induction ceemony

Seven university professors were among 72 lawyers elevated to the prestigious rank of the Senior Advocates of Nigeria, SANs, on Thursday by the Legal Practitioners Privileges Committee LPPC.

Their elevations were officially announced in Supreme Court by the acting Chief Registrar of the court who also doubles as the Secretary of the LPPC, Hajia Hajo Sarki-Bello.

The Professors are Bankole Akintoye Sodipo. Christian Chizundu Wigwe. Ajagbe Toriola Oyewo, Rasheed Jimoh Ijaodola, Oluyinka Osayame Omorogbe, Edoba Bright Omoregie and Abiola Olaitan Sanni.

Others are Dr Josephine Aladi Achor Agbonika, Dr Ibrahim Abdullahi and Dr Anthony Ojukwu Okechukwu who are from academic.

Sixty-five were elevated from advocate and they include George Audu Anuga, Simon Asember Lough. Eko Ejembi Eko, Ayo Abraham Olorunfemi, Reuben Okpanachi Atabo, John Ogwu Adele, Shaibu Enejoh Aruwa, Eyitayo Ayokunle Fatogun and Jacob Johnson Usman.

Others are Tajudeen Olaseni Oladoja, Salman Jawando Ayinla Adeola Rasaq Omotunde, Mathew Gwar Bukka, Mohammed Ndayako, Hassan Usman El-Yakub, Ishaq Magaji Hussaini, Samuel Atung and Mohammed Abdulhamid.

Also on the list are Kabiru Aliyu, Mohammed Abdulaziz Sani, Uche Sunday Awa, Uchenna Chinyere Ihediwa, Philip Ndubuisi Umeh Peter Aguigom Afuba, Felix Anayo Onuzulike, Benjamin Chukwudi Uzuegbu and Benjamin Nworah Osaka.

The statement also listed Ikenna Okoli, Edwin Sunday Chukwujekwu Obiora, Emeka Jude-Philip Obegolu Clement Onwuenwunor Chijioke Ogugua Precious Emeka Anthony Obinna Mogboh and Victor Ugwuezumba Opara.

Other new appointees are Kamasuode Wodu Charles Udoka Ihua-Maduenyi, Sammie Abiye Somiari, Ogaga Ovrawah, Charles Dumbiri Mekwunye, Ikeazor Ajovi Akaraiwe Marcellous Eguvwe Oru, Mark Okebuinor Mordi, Ehiogie West-Idahosa, Fredricks Ebos Itula, Ibrahim Idris Agbomere and Anthony Ademuyiwa Adeniyi

LPPC also elevated Bolarinwa Olotu, Adekola Olawale Fapohunda, Adekunle Akanbi Ojo, Olaotan Olusegun Ajose-Adeogun, Rotimi Sheriff Seriki,, Olukayode Oluwole Adeluola, Adeyinka Moyosore Kotoye and Oluwasina Olanrewaju Ogungbade 65. Afolabi Fatai Kuti

The rest are Francis Omotosho, Ayodeji Adedipe, Adeleke Olaniyi Agbola, James Akingbola Akinola, Muritala Oladimeji Abdul-Rasheed, Dauda Adekola Mustapha and Kazeem Adekunle Gbadamosi.

The statement indicated that the elevated lawyers would be inaugurated on December 8 by the Chief Justice of Nigeria CJN Honourable Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad.

Posted 22/10/2021 01:42:49 AM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


 

You may also like...
67 suspected Yahoo boys held in Ogun, Ondo...

BREAKING: Gunmen kill two NSCDC operatives, burn patrol...

Communal Feud: Obiano imposes curfew on two Anambra...

APC Chieftain in Court, seeks third term for...

Police, power sector most corrupt in Nigeria –...

Most bandits are Fulani who profess same religious...

‘Fulani Jihadists’ give Okowa 72-hour ultimatum over ban...

Nigeria, home to highest number of world’s very...

Mm clears air on increase in electricity tariffs...

NDDC audit exposed 362 accounts, N6trn theft, 13,000...

You can request to search officers, demand arrest...

Police disrupt PDP protest, rough handle Melaye, others...

 

Latest News Gunmen attack Ebonyi Lawmaker, fire shots at his convoy 24-year old prospective corps member dies in crash on way to camp Ballon d’Or 2021: Messi wins record-extending seventh award Enugu Community deserted as uknown gunmen kill Vigilante Commander Popular Enugu socialite Abana found dead in his car South-East traders reject new increment in Customs import duty Kalu visits Nnamdi Kanu in custody Bandits ask Zamfara Christians to shut down Churches or risk attacks Omicron variant: Travel bans loom as Canada detects Nigeria-linked cases Police rescue soldier, 15 others abducted by insurgents Plateau Assembly member dies after leg operation EFCC raid ex Ogun Governor’s hotel, guests stripped naked

 

Most Read Ugwuanyi commends FG’s siting of ICT University in Enugu (222,654 views) Ex-Heads of State will protect Jonathan from persecution —Kukah (222,653 views) Full Text of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s 2016 Budget Speech (222,653 views) FG sends new directive to banks, schools as Buhari extends lockdown by four weeks (222,653 views) I’ve no Coronavirus, govt wants to kill me – Anambra Index case (222,652 views) Fleeing ex-DG Imo Broadcasting Corporation who stabbed wife to death arrested (222,652 views) Ebonyi bans embalming of corpses in homes (222,651 views) Sickle cell support group seeks government intervention (222,649 views) HUSHPUPPI: CRIMINALS HAVE NO TRIBE. THEY SHAME ALL OF US... (216,291 views) ASUU strike: Senate intervention ends in deadlock (216,036 views) All you need to know about Peter Obi, PDP VP Candidate (168,269 views) DEMOCRACY DAY: President Muhammadu Buhari’s full speech (166,540 views)

 

 

SECTIONS FAITH (158) EDITORIAL (18) NEWS (7,354) POLITICS (495) SOCIETY (132) SPORTS (58) BUSINESS (370) HEALTH (59) EDUCATION (50) ENTERTAINMENT (55) INTERNATIONAL (183) TECHNOLOGY (6) COLUMNISTS (57) LETTERS (4) OPINION (40)

 

 


There are no video entries posted yet.