The president of the Nigerian Bar Association, Yakubu Chonoko Maikyau, SAN, has constituted the Conference Planning Committee for the 2023 NBA-AGC, announcing Afam Osigwe, SAN, as the chairman of the planning committee.


The 63rd yearly general conference (AGC) of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) is scheduled to hold from 25 August to 1 September, 2023 in the Federal Capital Territory Abuja, as approved by the National Executive Council (NEC) at its quarterly meeting held on 15 December 2022.

In a statement made available to The Nigerian Observer, the president stated “ In furtherance thereof, I have I have constituted the 2023 Annual General Conference Planning Committee (2023 – AGCPC), pursuant to Section 13(2) of the constitution of the Nigerian Bar Association, 2015 (as amended in 2021), subject to ratification by NEC”.

The Committee comprises the following:

1. Mazi Afam Josiah Osigwe, SAN – Chairman

2. Mrs Oyinkan Badejo-Okusanya – Alternate Chairman

3. Olawale Fapohunda, SAN

4. Abdul Rafindadi Mohammed, SAN

5. Beatrice E. Jedy-Agba, OON, mni

6. Lawan Kaka-Shehu

7. Rhoda Prevail Tyoden

8. Dr Agada Elachi

9. Friday Ramses Onoja

10. Mrs Amaka Uzuegbu

11. Salman Alhaji Salman

12. Mr Isaiah Bozimo (AG Delta)

13. Laura Alakija – Secretary

14. Dumo Ambie Barango

15. Uchechukwu Humphrey Onyekachi

16. Eva Amadi

17. John Iyene Owuboki

18. Mohammed Tajudeen Mohammed

19. Dr. Banke Alogba

20. Huwaila Ibrahim Muhammad

21. Rashidat Mohammed

22. Abdulrauf Tijani Aboki

23. Tongshishak John Jude Danjuma

24. Chika Eucharia Okorie

25. Ada Ahubelem

26. Afolabi Olayiwola

27. Gloria Etim

28. Deborah Usman

29. Rotimi Olorunfemi

30. Rex Erameh

31. Matthew E. Osume

32. Amina Suleyman Kaoje

33. Sani Moyi

34. Tosin Amadi

35. Naomi Bankyu

36. Augustine Ajineh

37. H. Osayande Bazuaye


1. NBA General Secretary

2. Chairman NBA-SLP

3. Chairman NBA-SPIDEL

4. Chairman NBA-SBL

5. Chairperson NBAWF

6. Chairperson NBA-LWDF

7. Chairman LOAN

The AGCPC is charged with the responsibility of delivering a memorable 63rd Annual General Conference for members of the NBA. The committee has the liberty to co-opt additional members as the need arises. The theme, venue, and other details of the conference will be announced in due course.

The NBA president thanked the members of the committee for accepting the call to serve their noble association and enjoined all to accord them the cooperation needed to deliver on their mandate