The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, Acting President, Court of Appeal, Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem, and several other jurists and policy influencers in the justice sector are billed to attend the Wole Olanipekun & Co. Webinar titled “Legal and Infrastructural considerations for remote court proceedings in Nigeria”, scheduled to hold tomorrow, Monday May 11, 2020.
The Managing Partner of the firm, Mr Bode Olanipekun SAN made this disclosure to Gavel International on Sunday, adding that several other dignitaries across Nigeria have signified their intention to attend the virtual discourse.
He said: “In view of the number of pre-registered attendees and those who have shown interest, the capacity of the Webinar has been increased from the initially anticipated 500 participants to now accommodate 1,000 participants”.
Olanipekun however maintained that the login details for the session has not changed.
The said webinar will feature five prominent and highly cerebral speakers namely: Hon. Justice Kashim Zannah, the Chief Judge of Borno State (who also chairs the Judicial Information Technology Policy Committee), Moyosore Onigbanjo, SAN (the Attorney-General of Lagos State), Prof. Taiwo Osipitan, SAN, Femi Falana, SAN and Prof. Chidi Odinkalu, former Chairman, National Human Rights Commission.