NBA Constitution Review Committee Invitation to Submit Memoranda For Consideration by the Committee
Posted: 28/Sep/2017

Nigerian Bar  Association Constitution Review Committee 
Invitation to Submit Memoranda For Consideration by the Committee

Sequel to the Inauguration of the NBA Constitution Review Committee, by the President of the Nigerian Bar Association, A.B Mahmoud, SAN OON, on Tuesday the 26th day of September, 2017 the committee hereby calls for Memoranda from all Stakeholders, the Branches of the NBA and members of the Legal Profession.

The Term of Reference of the Committee are as follow:

  • To thoroughly study the NBA Constitution with a view to dentifying areas that require amendment and propose appropriate amendment that will promote the objectives Bar
  • To rewiew the NBA Constitution and receive memoranda from members on all aspect of the NBA Constitution that require amemdment.
  • To propose appropriate amendment in the areas pointed out in the Presidenct's speeh where the Constitution is lacking
  • To rewiew and propose amendments as may be deemed necessart to the NBA Constitution.
  • To propose amendment(s) that in the opinion of the Committee would bring the NBA Constitution in line with best international practice(s).
  • To prepare a draft NBA Constitution for presentation at NEC at the Extre- Ordinary General Meeting within six(6) weeks of inauguration.
  • To consult Bar leaders across the Country on its Terms of Reference and reflect inputs
  • To do any other activity (ies) incidental to the above terms of Reference.
  • The memo should be addressed to the Chairman of the NBA Constitution Review Committee, and sent to the National Secretariat of the NBA at NBA House, plot 1101, Muhammed Buhari way, Cadastral Zone AOO, Central Business District, Abuja on or before Friday 13 day of October, 2017 by 5:00pm
  • The memoranda should be sent to the following email addresses, and;

For further enquiries, contact the following numbers:
Ajijola Omega Sarah: 08039177886
Damilara Ojo: 07086497580
Dated this 26th day of September, 2017

Chairman, NBA Constitution Review Committee