Law & Development Summit
Mr. Frank Aigbogun
Publisher, BusinessDay Media Ltd. Co-Anchor
SAN, Senior Partner, Olisa Agbakoba Legal
Remarks by Chair
Mr. Mustafa Chike-Obi
Chair of Session.
Statements by Special
Guests(10 minutes each).
Mr. Abubakar Malami,
SAN, Hon. Minister of Justice & Attorney General of the Federation
Mrs. Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed,
Hon. Minister of Finance
Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo
Hon. Minister of Trade and
Arc. Olamilekan Adegbite
Hon. Minister of Mines and Steel Development.
Statement/Declare Open by His Excellency the Vice President.
His Excellency, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria
Moderator. Mr. Frank Aigbogun, Publisher, BusinessDay Media Ltd.
Nigeria’s Economic Sustainability Plan and how it can incorporate the soft service economy to create jobs and generate revenue.
Mr. Mustafa Chike-Obi, Chair of Session
Dipeolu (PhD) Economic Adviser to the President, Office of the Vice President.
Implementation of laws as a revenue and job driver.
Senator Babajide Omoworare, SSA to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate)
Law and Development Project of the Federal Ministry of Justice
Juliet Ibekaku Nwagwu, Special Assistant to the President on Justice Reform and International Relations
Dr. Olisa Agbakoba, SAN Senior Partner, Olisa Agbakoba Legal
Panel Sessions 1 -Financial
Services (Break out room 1)
Moderator : Mr. Mustafa
Fidelity Bank Plc.
The efficiency of the Financial Services Sector.
Ogho Okiti, MD,
Growing the Economy by
Establishing a Credit
Mr. Uche Orji, Managing Director/CEO Nigeria
The Role of Development Bank in Catalyzing Economic
Ms. Lolade Awogbade Head of Sustainability, Development Bank of Nigeria
The Role of Credit in Growing an Economy and Providing Jobs
Mrs. Jameelah Sharrieff-Ayedun, MD/CEO CreditRegistry.
The Finance Act as a Source of Revenue and Controlling Cost
of Governance in view of Dwindling Resources.
Dr. M.K. Dikwa, Former
Accountant General of the
Panel Session 2 - National Trade and Investment Policy (Breakout room 2)
Border Closure/ Enforcement and Increased Public Revenue: Should Customs and Immigration Merge into a New Service
Mr. Anthony Ayalogu, Deputy Comptroller General, Trade & Tariff, Nigerian Customs Service
Will it help to enact an Establishment Act of National Office of Trade Policy and also
Trade Remedies Legislation?
Paul Ogbu Esq
Legal Adviser, Nigerian Office
of Trade Negotiation
How can a National Trade and Investment Policy Create a Strong
Mr. Victor L. Liman, Acting
DG, National Office of
Status of Nigeria’s Bilateral Investment Treaties
Yewande Sadiku, Executive Secretary, Nigerian Investment
The Status of AFCTA
Mr. Francis Offor Anatogu,
SSA to the President on Public Sector Matters and Secretary AFCFTA
Moderator: Mr. Temi Omatseye,
Former DG NIMASA & Transportation Expert
How a National Shipping Fleet can
Generate Revenue and Create Jobs.
Lady Margaret Orakwusi, Chairman, Ship Owners’ Forum
A critical assessment of the maritime sector in Nigeria challenges and prospects.
Mr. Hassan Bello, Executive Secretary Nigerian Shippers Council
Creating a National Air Fleet to generate Jobs and revenue by
enactment of a Fly Nigeria Act.
Mr. Richard Aisuebeogun, Former MD, FAAN/Aviation Specialist
How a strong legal framework on infrastructure concessions and PPP can generate jobs and revenue especially in the road sector.
Mrs. Linda Amego Head, Legal and
Governance, Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC)
Panel Session 4 - Land Administration (Break out room 2)
Moderators: Mr. Victor Nwakasi,
Partner Olisa Agbakoba Legal
Releasing Dead Capital from the Land Use Act
Dr. Andrew S. Nevin Partner and Chief Economist PWC, Nigeria
Dr. Damian Orizu Assistant
General Manager/Divisional Head,
Remedial and Asset Management, Fidelity Plc.
Andrew Smith, Adviser, Access to Finance and Investment GIZ Nigeria
Competitiveness Project (NICOP)
Dr. Fitka Steve Bilshakka,
Member, Presidential Technical Committee on Land Reform.
Dr. Bongo Adi, Senior Lecturer and Research Fellow, Center for City
Solutions, Lagos Busines School (LBS).
Urgent Need for Land Administration and Reform in Nigeria
Mr. Ayo Oniemola, Former Directors of Land, Federal Ministry of Works and