The Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Ilorin Branch, M.A.I. Akande, on Friday, May 15, has announced that the two young lawyers from the Ilorin zone, Kwara State have emerged as winners of Chief Wole Olanipekun SAN Raffle Draw.
Akande, who disclosed this on his Facebook timeline, saying a young female lawyer, won a Toyota Matrix Sports while the male lawyer went away with Toyota Corolla Sports.
Akande said the raffle draw was a pure balloting process without betting or ticketing.
“This is in appreciation of the philanthropic gestures of Chief Wole Olanipekun SAN, OFR who donated 7 cars to young lawyers in Ilorin Branch about a decade ago.
“The female lawyer won a Toyota Matrix Sports while the male lawyer went away with Toyota Corolla Sports.
“The Chairman of the branch, M.A.I. Akande, on behalf of the branch expressed his appreciation to the Chief Judge of Kwara State, Justice Sulaiman Kawu, the Attorney General of Kwara State, Kamaldeen Ajibade, Yusuf Ali SAN, Adebayo Adelodun SAN, Saka Isau SAN and Rev. John Baiyeshea SAN who donated the sum of N120,000 to winners for fuelling of their cars.”