Shell’s Jamiu Akolade: Building a community for Nigeria’s best and brightest
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Jamiu Akolade
Shani Alexander
Shani Alexander, Senior reporter

When litigator Jamiu Akolade sought out a dedicated forum where Nigerian lawyers could discuss labour and employment law issues, he was surprised to discover no such group existed. “Whether it’s aviation, intellectual property, or capital markets, other areas of law have their own section of the Nigerian Bar Association, but there was nothing on labour and employment.