Former Lagos State Chief Judge, Justice Ayotunde Phillips, Special Adviser to President Mohammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina and former Chairman, Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Onyekachi Ubani will on Thursday be honoured by the National Association of Judiciary Correspondents (NAJUC), Ikeja Branch.
According to a statement signed by NAJUC Chairman, Akinwale Akintunde and Chairman, NAJUC 2015 Annual Lecture Committee, Henry Ojelu, the three will be presented with outstanding leadership awards at this year’s NAJUC lecture taking place at the Osun Hall of the Airport Hotel, Ikeja.
The theme of the Lecture which will have Lagos State Chief Judge, Hon. Justice Olufunmilayo Atilade as Chief Host is: Effective Justice System as Panacea for Change.
Akin Oyebode, Professor of International Law, University of Lagos is the Keynote Speaker, while Chief Layi Babatunde (SAN) will chair the event.
The theme will be discussed by Mumuni Adetokunbo, Executive Director, Socio-Economic Rights & Accountability Project, SERAP; Joseph Otteh, Executive Director, Access to Justice, A.C.P David Ighodo, Force Compol Legal, Nigeria Police and Opeyemi Bamidele, a former member of the House of Representatives.