From Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) on the successful completion of its elections, he also congratulated Yakubu Chonoko Maikyau (SAN), the new leader of the legal body.
According to a statement by Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, Buhari congratulated the legal luminary on becoming the 31st President of the highly regarded association, which has played a significant role in the country’s democratic and economic development through advocacy, counseling, and collaboration with governments over the years.
He praised the NBA’s outgoing President, Olumide Akpata, and all the national leaders who helped the organization grow, particularly through new partnerships and technology integration.
President Buhari look forward to a healthy working relationship with the new national leaders of the NBA, believing the noble and patriotic antecedents of the legal body will be upheld, and further projected to the world.