Keynote Speaker

Dr. BENEDICT OKEY ORAMAH

President of the AFREXIM Bank

Host

HANNIBAL UWAIFO, Esquire

President, AFRICAN BAR ASSOCIATION

Chief Host

LAW SOCIETY OF KENYA

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Host City

Beautiful sights of Nairobi

Nairobi, Kenya

Special Guest Speaker

Dr.RICHARD MUNANG

United Nations Environment, Africa Regional Climate Change Programme Coordinator.

Host

Rudolph Ezeani

Execute Director, AFRICAN BAR ASSOCIATION

Conference Papers

SESSIONS VENUES View | Download


Monday: 23-07-2018

Speeches & Goodwill Messages

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Sports and Entertainment Law: The Law and Policy of Developing African Talents in Africa-Developing Legal Practice

DR BAHIELDIN ELIBRACHY View | Download
LILIAN ONYINYECHI UCHE View | Download
MONA OSSAMA View | Download
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Maritime Law: Contemporary Issues in Maritime Law in Africa

OSATOHANMWEN ANASTASIA ERUAGA View | Download
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Taxation: Financing Agenda 2063-Tax as An Option

AWELE LAURETTA IKOBI-ANYALI View | Download
LILIAN WANJIKU NYAGA View | Download
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Construction & Infrastructure Session /Project Finance: Developing A Sustainable Framework for Infrastructure Development and Indigenous Finance

PROF. A.D BADAIKI View | Download
DR. MOHAMED RAMMADAN View | Download
DR. MOHAMED RAMMADAN (2) View | Download

Human Rights: The African Human Rights System as a Tool for Achieving Agenda 2063 Aspirations

ABDULLATEEF OLASUBOMI ABDUL (LL.B., B.L.) View | Download
AGBO J. MADAKI, Ph.D. View | Download
JOHN PHILPOT View | Download
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Law Firm Management: Expanding the Fortunes of Lawyers: The Role of the Bar Associations/The Lawloo Firm of 2063

MONDAY UBANI View | Download
NGUYO WACHIRA PATRICK View | Download
TEMITOPE BADEJO View | Download
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Tuesday: 24-07-2018

Rule of Law Symposium: Harmonisation of African Laws to Achieve Agenda 2063-Issues and Challenges

CHIEF CHARLES A. TAKU View | Download
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Environmental Law Session: Is Africa’s Legal Regime for Its Environment and Climate Fit for Purpose?

CALEB ADEBAYO View | Download
IZUOMA EGERUOH-ADINDU View | Download
NKIRUKA CHIDIA MADUEKWE View | Download
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African Women Lawyers’ Forum /Child Rights Committee: Considerations for Women and Children in Agenda 2063

TRACY A. LELEI (Abstract) View | Download
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CHARLOTTE KABASEKE View | Download
BENEDICTA DEOGRATIS, LL.M View | Download
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Labour Law: Vanquishing Unemployment & Harnessing Human Capital: The Path to Success.

NUNO GOUEVEIA View | Download
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African Integration & Trade: Political Unity and Economic Integration of Africa: Wishes, Visions & The Reality.

EWA CIESLIK View | Download
MARK-ANTHONY NDUKA-EZE View | Download
MICHELE OLIVIER View | Download
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Health and Safety: Developments in Public Health Law in Africa

JANE EZIRIGWE View | Download
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Mining & Extractive Industry law: Use of The Mining and Extractive Industry Resources for DevelopmentStrategy, KnowHow, Law and Policy in Africa.

POOJA KARIA & ALLY POOSI View | Download
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Wednesday: 25-07-2018

Customary Law: African Customary Law as A Catalyst for its Development.

NNEKA IKELIONWU View | Download
NNENNA JOY EBOH View | Download
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Media/Privacy & Data Protection/ Intellectual Property: Protection of Intellectual Property and Pan-Africanism: Is Africa Ready for A Common IP Framework?

BAMIDELE A ADELEYE View | Download
JAMES M. DERBY View | Download

The Resolution of Business Disputes in Africa (sponsored)

Deborah View | Download

Trade Law: Implications of Mobilising African Resources for Development Through Trade

JACQUES-BRICE MOMNOUGUI View | Download
JAMES OKOH AND IKEMEFUNA STEPHEN NWOYE View | Download
ELIMMA EZEANI View | Download
DR. EMEKA OSUJI View | Download
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Thursday: 26-07-2018

African Business Roundtable:The Business that Africa Needs

DR KUBI MICHAEL UDOFIA View | Download

Stability & Security:Legal Solutions to Threats to Agenda 2063-Terrorism, Corruption, Wars & Money Laundering

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Dealing with Africa’s migration crisis and modern slavery: Permanent solutions as part of Agenda 2063

DAME JULIE OKAH-DONLI View | Download

Good Governance:Legal Framework for Building Strong Democratic Institutions in Africa

OMOTAYO RHODES-VIVOUR View | Download

Alternative Dispute Resolution: Which Way Forward-Use of Indigenous or Foreign Dispute Resolution Authorities for Resolving Commercial Disputes in Africa?

EDWARD W. FASHOLE View | Download


The African Bar Association

Established in 1971 as a non-governmental organization for the purpose of uniting individual lawyers and national legal associations in Africa, the African Bar Association (AFBA) was created by a group of progressively-minded lawyers as a federation of national legal associations, corporate and unincorporated legal entities and individual lawyers.

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Speakers

Dr.RICHARD MUNANG

United Nations Environment (UNEP) Africa Regional Climate Change Programme Coordinator

MONA OSAMA

Senior Associate in the Labor and Employment department at I&D

EMEKE ENYADIKE

Leading TV Sports Analyst and Sports Business and Digital Sports expert in Africa

PROF AFEISIMI DOMINIC BADAIKI

Professor of Law.

HON JUSTICE DAVID K MARAGA

Chief Justice and President of the Supreme Court of Kenya

MOHAMED RAMADAN

Partner at Ibrachy & Dermarkar

JANE EZIRIGWE

Research Fellow at the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies and a Doctoral Scholar at the University of Cape Town, South Africa

AMISSI M. MANIRABONA PH.D.

Associate Professor in the Faculty of Law, University of Montréal, Canada

AGBO J. MADAKI PH.D

Professor of International Human Rights Law and International Humanitarian Law

ABDULLATEEF O. ABDUL

Associate in Ikeyi & Arifayan

LILIAN WANJIKU NYAGA

Advocate of the High Court of Kenya

AWELE L. IKOBI-ANYALI

Legal practitioner and Research Fellow at the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies

NGUYO WACHIRA PATRICK

Legal practitioner in the chambers of the Attorney General in Nairobi

TEMITOPE BADEJO

Young Nigerian legal practitioner

MONDAY UBANI

Current 2nd Vice President of Nigeria Bar Association

JOYCE WILLIAMS

Principal of the law firm of Armooh-Williams

EMILIA SIWINGWA

Advocate of the high court in Mainland Tanzania and is a registered arbitrator with the Tanzania Institute of Arbitration (TiArb)

MICHELE OLIVIER

Senior legal practitioner

EWA CIESLIK

Assistant professor at the Poznan University of Economics and Business in Poland

DR. EMEKA OSUJI

Associate Professor at Pan Atlantic University’s School of Management and Social Sciences.

NKIRUKA MADUEKWE

Solicitor and Barrister of the Supreme Court of Nigeria

LILIAN UCHE

Research Fellow and Senior Special Assistant at the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal studies

UZUAZO ETEMIRE

Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Law, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria

RUDOLF EZEANI

Legal practitioner, Notary Public & the Executive Director of the African Bar Association.

CALEB ADEBAYO

Young and dynamic legal practitioner, chartered mediator and conciliator

GINA ELVIS IMO

Senior Lecturer & Head of Department, Jurisprudence & Public Law, Faculty of Law, Niger Delta University, Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

CHARLOTTE KABASEKE

Advocate of the Courts of Judicature of Uganda

CAROLINE BUISMAN

Member of the Amsterdam and New York Bar.

JOHN PHILPOT

Pioneer in trials in International Criminal Law

BENEDICTA DEOGRATIAS

Ph.D candidate at the Law Faculty, Maastricht University

TRACY LELEI

Nigerian Legal practitioner

MAURICE ODUOR

Lecturer at the Moi University School of Law

POOJA M. KARIA

Legal practitioner based in Tanzania

TEMITOPE ONIFADE

Legal practitioner in Nigeria

SADEU TCHOUBE P

Lawyer and an author of several works

JILL JUMA

Policy analyst, trade & regional integration in Africa Asia & Europe

AFRICA KIIZA

Researcher, activist, & development anthropologist.

JAMES OKOH

Head of Chambers & Deputy Head of Dispute resolution Practice at Fidelis Oditah and Co.

MARK-ANTHONY NDUKA – EZE

CEO of Etiam Global Concept.

NNEKA IKELIONWU

Research Fellow at the Research and Policy Analysis Directorate of the Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution Abuja Nigeria

OSATO ANASTASIA ERUAGA

Research Fellow at the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies & an accomplished author.

NUNO GOUVEIA

Partner in Miranda Law Firm, Portugal.

BAHIELDIN H.Z. ELIBRACHY

Partner at Ibrachy & Dermarkar Law Firm in Egypt

JAMES M. DERBY

Enthusiastic Information, Privacy and Information Technology law practitioner

CHIEF CHARLES TAKU

Specialist, International Criminal, Humanitarian & Human Rights Law & Practice.

GOODNEWS DANIEL

Special Assistant to the Governor of Bayelsa State on software technology.

DANIEL BLAISE NGOS

President Cameroon Union of Young Lawyers & the Vice President, Federation of African Union of Young Lawyers (FAUJA).

BAMIDELE A. ADELEYE

Managing Partner of Alexander Payne & Co

ROLAND FUNJOH ASINGWE

Member of AFBA Executive & Governing Councils & the Director of the Young Lawyers forum of the African Bar Association.

ANDREW MORAN QC

Barrister and Queen’s Counsel in private practice in London and is a Master of the Bench of Middle Temple

DR ELIMMA EZEANI

Qualified Solicitor and Barrister of the Supreme Court of Nigeria and has worked in both the public and private sectors in Nigeria and in the UK

HON JUSTICE ROLI HARRIMAN

ADR judge & Vice Chair of the Governing Council of the Delta State Multidoor Courthouse.

PROF. CHRIS OGBECHIE

Professor of Strategic Management at Lagos Business School, Pan-Atlantic University

NJOROGE NANI MUNGAI

Expert in commercial transactions including mergers and acquisitions (M&A), Capital Markets, real estate , project finance, & energy & infrastructure projects

JACQUES-BRICE MOMNOUGUI

International Lawyer, Managing Partner & founder of the firm, JURIS TIME (law firm)

NNENNA JOY EBOH

Research Fellow at the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, Abuja, Nigeria

DR. OLAYINKA DAVID-WEST

Senior fellow in the Operations, Information Systems and Marketing Division of Lagos Business School in Nigeria

PROF. ABEL KINOTI

Dean, Riara School of Business, Riara University, Kenya, and the founding Chair of Academy of International Business Sub-Saharan Africa Chapter

DR KUBI M. UDOFIA

corporate and commercial law expert

OGECHI FAVOUR ONUOHA

Adviser on the real estate industry

IZUOMA EGERUOH-ADINDU

Researcher with cognate and relevant experience in Environmental Law

Dame JULIE OKAH-DONLI

Director-General Of The National Agency For The Prohibition Of Trafficking In Persons (Naptip) in Nigeria

MARIA WARREN

Knowledge Learning and Change Management Specialist

AMANDA PLISNER

Subsequently worked with the American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California where she composed memoranda on a variety of civil rights issues free speech on college campuses, same sex-marriage equality etc

JUAN CARLOS MANRIQUES ROSALES

Specialist in Economic and Business Criminal Law and a Lecturer in Economic and Business Criminal Law, Trial and Criminal Proceedings. He is also a counsel at the International Criminal Court sitting at the Netherlands

PAUL NGOTHO

Chartered arbitrator, with extensive arbitration experience locally and internationally

MAURICE MASHIWA

International Development Policy Specialist

ANTHONIA O. UGOWE

Legal Practitioner and Researcher. She is currently pursuing her doctoral degree at the University of Dundee

OMOTAYO RHODES-VIVOUR

Has extensive years of legal experience across Gas business including arbitration experience, with in-depth knowledge of legal and contracting requirements in major project activities and Gas Sales and Aggregation Agreements

KENECHUKWU MBAJIORGU

Legal practitioner with a sound background in legal academic research with varied interests particularly in energy, environmental law and sustainable development

RICH LEBEL

Deputy Director at the Transaction Record Analysis Centre (TRAC)

MERCY AKEYO OKIRO

Holds an MA in International Studies at the University of Nairobi. She is the youngest accredited mediator of the Judiciary of Kenya and has successfully handled mediation in the Family and Commercial Divisions of the High Court

IVAN OJAKOL

Advocate of the High Court of Uganda, a holder of a Post-Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the Law Development Centre and has an LL.B from Uganda Christian University (UCU)

EDWARD FASHOLE-LUKE II

One of the leading lawyers in Botswana, Mr Fashole-Luke II has a wealth of local and International experience in law practice. He is listed in Who’s Who of Southern Africa, and the International Who’s Who of professionals in Washington D.C.

IKEM STEPHEN NWONYE

A member of his firm’s Corporate Finance and Dispute Resolution Practice Groups. Prior to joining the firm, he gained legal experience working for two commercial law firms in Nigeria

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