The name of a brother to the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, Akinlolu has been shortlisted among others to be honoured with the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) for 2017.
The list was unveiled by the Legal Practitioner’s Privilege Committee (LPPC).
According to the secretary of LPPC, Ahmed Gambo Saleh, who also serve as the Registrar of Supreme Court, 91 lawyers were screened for this year’s SAN award, which brings them another step closer to joining the elite club of legal practitioners.
Senior Advocates of Nigeria.
He gave a breakdown of the candidates as comprising 67 practicing lawyers and 24 legal scholars.
Another prominent member of the ruling class named is Bolaji Owasanoye of the presidential anti-corruption panel who was picked from the academia.
See the full list of the 91 candidates as released by the LPPC bellow: