The website is currently being updated to include more information about BNLF and its activities and to allow new members to register online and old members to renew their membership. The update should be completed very soon, in the meantime please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to apply for membership or renew your membership.
The British Nigeria Law Forum and Bircham Dyson Bell invite you to a seminar:
Thursday 21 September 2017
5.30pm – 9pm
At Bircham Dyson Bell LLP, 50 Broadway, London SW1H 0BL
‘Bridging the infrastructure gap: opportunities for investing in Nigeria’
Keynote Address – Adekunle Oyinloye, MD/CEO, Infrastructure Bank PLC, Nigeria
George Etomi (partner, George Etomi & Partners)
Kash Balogun, Head of Africa Group, Bircham Dyson Bell LLP
Yetunde Odedokun, Associate FBN Merchant Bank
Daniel Magnowski, Senior Analyst for West Africa, Control Risks
This is event is free however places are limited. Only those registered in advance will be admitted to the event. Please complete the registration here on this link
Established in 1992, the Infrastructure Bank Plc is Nigeria’s dedicated infrastructure bank that provides financial solutions to support key long term infrastructure projects. It is the promoter of the Lagos metro rail – red line and adviser to the Nigerian government on the country’s infrastructure master plan.
This event will be relevant to those wishing to know more about investment opportunities in Nigeria and the government’s plans for economic development and regeneration across the country, particularly in respect of infrastructure projects.
17.30 Coffee & Registration
18:00 Briefing followed by Q & A
20:00 Networking drinks
21:00 Event Ends
For enquiries on how to join BNLF or Sponsorship contact:
email@example.com or Rebecca Okoria (07506 991 579)
Upcoming Events of Interest
(See our Events page)
Join us for the British Nigeria Law Forum (BNLF) Christmas Dinner
Friday 1 December 2017
6.30pm – 11pm
At the Holiday Inn, London Kensington Forum
97 Cromwell Road, London, SW7 4DN – The entrance is on Courtfield Road
A 3 Course Dinner with Music provided by top DJ Omowhyte
Prices are as follows:
Student £55 (Student ID will be requested)
Early Bird £55 (ends 30 October 2017)
Table of 10 @ £550
Dress Code: Business/Black Tie/Traditional
To pay on Eventbrite click here:
This is an event not to be missed with top lawyers and dignitaries from the UK and Nigeria attending.
Please contact the us at BNLF should you wish to pay into the BNLF Account or if you wish to sponsor or advertise at this event (sponsorship packages include a feature in our BNLF Magazine and recognition as a Sponsor/Table Host).
For enquiries on how to join BNLF/Advertise contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or Rebecca Okoria (07506 991 579)
It gives me great pleasure to present the British Nigeria Law Forum’s Newsletter. Please note the dates for upcoming BNLF events starting from September, we will send further updates by email and information will be on our website and social media. You can now book for the BNLF Christmas Dinner on Friday 1 December 2017 (see the Newsletter/Eventbrite). The BNLF Dinner is our last big event for the year so we hope you can make it and invite your friends too. We look forward to welcoming Mr. A. B. Mahmoud, SAN (OON), President of the Nigerian Bar Association and other distinguished guests.
Enjoy the Newsletter and please get involved as we plan our future activities. Don’t forget to complete our skills survey, the details are in the Newsletter. To ensure that the membership continues to grow it is important that existing members pay their membership fees and we look forward to welcoming new members to BNLF.
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BNLF 2017 Skills Survey
We are excited to announce the British Nigeria Law Forum 2017 Skills Survey. Given your interest in BNLF and our activities in the UK and Nigeria, your participation is highly welcomed.
Please click on the link below to begin the survey – it should only take a few minutes. We advise against completing this survey on anything smaller than a tablet
Start Survey: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YRM6MSK
Please note that the survey will remain active until 26 September 2017
Thank you very much.
British Nigeria Law Forum
The British Nigeria Law Forum is a vibrant professional organisation made up of practising lawyers and students. We provide business, networking and educational opportunities for our members and friends in the UK and Nigeria. Established in 2001, the group has a long and successful track record of staging major professional and social events designed to develop and support the careers of our members.
The British Nigeria Law Forum held an AGM on 5 June 2017. It was an historic meeting as Seye Aina was welcomed as the first woman to chair BNLF since its inception in 2001. Following BNLF elections, Babs Akinyanju was returned as the Treasurer, new committee members are Kash Balogun and Funmi Oyeneyin and Rebecca Okoria is co-opted as the publicity officer. BNLF is working on a number of key areas of law which include: Immigration and Nationality, Criminal Justice, Family, Health, Child Care, Business, Commercial and Professional Regulation. BNLF Members will be sent information on all the discussions held at the AGM and plans for the year. BNLF are also conducting a survey of its members. New members are encouraged to join for further information contact email@example.com