RELEASE OF FINAL LIST OF QUALIFIED VOTERS FOR THE 2018 NBA NATIONAL OFFICERS ELECTIONS
The Nigerian Bar Association Election Committee (ECNBA) hereby releases the final Voters List for the purpose of the 2018 NBA National Officers elections coming up between the hours of 11:59 pm on Friday, 27th July, 2018 and 11:59pm of, Saturday, 28th July, 2018 in accordance with Article 2.3(d) of the Second Schedule of the Constitution of the Nigerian Bar Association 2015.
The ECNBA, having received the list of eligible voters who have duly paid their Branch Dues from the 125 branches except Ilaro branch; reviewed and reconciled the lists and objections from the branches, and with record of payments of the 2018 Bar Practicing Fees (BPF) from the Supreme Court of Nigeria, hereby presents the full list of all legal practitioners qualified and eligible to vote in the scheduled election.
For complaints on this final published Voters List members are advised to seek clarification from their branches to determine their status. However, members may be required to supply their enrolment numbers, telephone numbers and email addresses during a verification and accreditation exercise to be carried out prior to election as envisaged in Para H in the Guidelines issued.
The ECNBA exercised maximum care in ensuring that no eligible legal practitioner qualified to vote as prescribed by the Constitution is disenfranchised. The Committee therefore solicits for the cooperation of all members of the Bar in its commitment to ensure that this election is credible, free and fair.
Dated this 29th day of June, 2018
Please click below link to view Final List of Qualified Voters For The 2018 NBA National Officers Elections
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2018 GUIDELINES AND TIME TABLE FOR NBA NATIONAL OFFICERS ELECTIONS
At the NBA National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting held on 1st March, 2018 in Ilorin, Kwara State, a 5-man Electoral Committee otherwise known as ECNBA was approved with Prof. Auwalu Yadudu as its Chairman. Other members of the ECNBA include Teslim Olatunde Busari, SAN (Alternate Chairman), Prof. Augustine Robert Agom (Member) Gloria Anuria Ohia, Esq (Member) and Bolaji A. Agoro, Esq (Secretary). The ECNBA was subsequently inaugurated at an event that took place at the NBA House, Abuja on 12th March, 2018.
PRELIMINARY NOTICE 2018
The Electoral Committee of the Nigerian Bar Association appointed to conduct elections into national offices of the Nigerian Bar Association in 2018 hereby issues this preliminary notice of election as follows:
1. That Election into national offices of the Nigerian Bar Association by its members shall be conducted by E- Voting commencing from Friday 27th July 2018 at 23:59 hours and end on Saturday 28th July 2018 at 23:59hours.
TEMPLATE FOR BRANCHES - COLLATION OF VOTERS LIST
2018 ELECTIONS NOMINATION FORM
In line with the 2018 Election. Guidelines issued by the NBA Electoral Committee (ECNBA) on 19th day of April, 2018, the Committee wishes to announce that nomination forms are now available on the following platforms from today 2nd May, 2018 till 31st May, 2018 when submission closes.
Members who are interested in contesting for any of the national offices are hereby to obtain their forms and familiarise themselves with the NBA Constitution 2015 as amended and the NBA 2018 Election Guidelines issued by the Committee.
Bolaji A. Agoro, Esq