News & Articles

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 to apply for membership or renew your membership.

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. Follow us on all our social media platforms (Linkedin, Facebook, Twitter).

Seye Aina

Chair BNLF



Paid up members of the British Nigeria Law Forum (BNLF) can receive a 25% discount to attend the Africa Fashion Week London, 11-12 August 2017. Catwalk Shows: Friday 5/7pm & Saturday 3/ 5/7pm

The Promo code will be sent to Members on request.



Dear Colleagues,

BNLF 2017 Skills Survey

We are excited to announce the British Nigeria Law Forum 2017 Skills SurveyGiven 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:

 Please note that the survey will remain active until 26 August 2017

 Thank you very much.

 Seye Aina


British Nigeria Law Forum





1 December 2015: Our Chairman is interviewed by The Nation!
Read the full interview given by Stephen Akisanya on how UK and Nigerian lawyers can collaborate at

November 2015: BNLF presence at the 2015 Law Digest Africa Awards
Our Chairman, Stephen Akinsanya, spoke about the BNLF to journalists at the 2015 Law Digest Africa Awards. Read what he said: