The Young Lawyers Forum (YLF), Abuja Branch (Unity Bar) has issued a statement congratulating Mr Olumide Akpata on his election as the 30th President of the Nigerian Bar Association.
The Chairman of the Forum, David Stephen in the statement said that the emergence Olumide Akpata as President of the NBA will surely bring to a percent stop all the yearnings and problems of young lawyers.
The statement signed by the Chairman and Secretary, David Stephen and Clement Igata respectively was made available to Lex Community NG and it states as follows:
“THE YOUNG LAWYERS FORUM, ABUJA (UNITY BAR) CONGRATULATES MR OLUMIDE AKPATA ON HIS ELECTION AS THE 30TH PRESIDENT OF THE NBA
The Young Lawyers Forum, Abuja joins our mother Branch, the UNITY BAR, to congratulate the newly elected President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Mr Olumide Akpata
The Young Lawyers Forum, Abuja Branch have followed your achievements and leadership style as the Chairman of the NBA Section on Business Law, Chairman of TCCP and we have noticed your special interest in the welfare and capacity development of Young Lawyers.
We at the YLF Abuja are confident that your emergence as President will surely bring to a percent stop all the yearnings and problems of our members.
We assure you of our 100% support as you begin to tackle the issues affecting the Young Lawyers.
We knew that you were the right candidate at this time, particularly as all members see your election as the new revolution of the Bar and your victory has confirmed our resolve that you are the best man for the job
On behalf of the Young Lawyers Forum of the Unity Bar, Abuja, we wish you the best in the history of the leadership of Nigerian Bar.
Chairman – David Stephen
Secretary – Clement Chinedu Igata“