Ekiti State governor Dr. Kayode Fayemi today assured the newly elected executives of the Nigerian bar association of the support of Ekiti state and the Nigeria governor’s forum for judicial autonomy in the country.
Governor Fayemi stated this while urging the NBA elected president Olumide akpata to make the fight against Gender Based Violence one of the the focal point for his administration during a visit to the governor in his office in Ado Ekiti
The governor who also promised Akpata of the state government’s support for capacity building in the legal system called for more Ekiti lawyers to be to engaged in higher heights within the Nigeria legal frame work.
Earlier, the newly elected NBA president, Olumide akpata craved the indulgence of Governor kayode Fayemi and Ekiti state government for partnerships and support to make his two year tenure a success.
Fayemi further expressed confidence that Akpata will add dynamism and fresh ideas to the transformation of the Nigerian bar in many areas and added that he looks forward to working with the new leaders of the bars in Ekiti.