State House Press Release – President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) on the inauguration
of its new executive led by Mr. Abubakar Balarabe Mahmoud (SAN) at the 2016 Annual General Conference held in Port-Harcourt.
President Buhari commends the outgoing executive led by Augustine Alegeh for the resourceful exchange of ideas, commitment and support for national development.
The President urges the new President of the NBA to use his vast experience in private practice, and public service, garnered over the years to build on the legacies of his predecessor, and contribute to reforms across the country.
As the new executive settles down to work, the President looks forward to having a strong and sustainable relationship with the leaders, especially in jointly tackling the challenges currently facing the nation.
He prays that the almighty God will grant the new NBA executive the wisdom to realize their vision for the association, and the country.
Special Adviser to the President
(Media & Publicity)
August 26, 2016