38 Lawyers Conferred With Senior Advocate Of Nigeria Award


38 Nigerian lawyers have been conferred with the award of the Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SAN).

The Legal Practitioners’ Privileges Committee in Nigeria conferred the lawyers with the honours after passing the examination.

According to the Legal Practitioners’ Privileges Committee, 117 candidates applied but 80 were shortlisted after passing the first and second pre-qualification exercise.

However, only 38 qualified for the conferment of the award for the year 2019.

The successful candidates would be formally sworn-in during the 2019/2020 New Legal Year of Nigeria’s Supreme Court in September 2019

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Godwin Okafor is a Financial Journalist, Internet Social Entrepreneur and Founder of Naija247news Media Limited. He has over 16 years experience in financial journalism. His experience cuts across traditional and digital media. He started his journalism career at Business Day, Nigeria and founded Naija247news Media in 2010. Godwin holds a Bachelors degree in Industrial Relations and Personnel Management from the Lagos State University, Ojo, Lagos. He is an alumni of Lagos Business School and a Fellow of the University of Pennsylvania (Wharton Seminar for Business Journalists). Over the years, he has won a number of journalism awards. Godwin is the chairman of Emmerich Resources Limited, the publisher of Naija247news.


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