The Legal Practitioners Privileges Committee has shortlisted Mr. Festus Keyamo and 22 others for an interview preparatory to the award of the rank of the Senior Advocate of Nigeria on them.
The names of the shortlisted candidates or Lawyers were contained in a statement on Tuesday by the Registrar of the Supreme Court and Secretary to the LPPC, Mr Sunday Olorundahunsi.
It is indicated on the list that the interview will hold on July 8 and 9 2014
Apart from Festus Keyamo, other shortlisted candidates are Gerald- Godwin Ezeuko (Jnr), Samuel Zibiri, Dr. Joshua Olukayode Olatoke, Dr. Adewale Adedamola Olawoyin, Olusola Olaseni Idowu, Chukwudi Obieze, Kevin Chukwudi Nwufo and Chief Wale Taiwo,
They also include Dr. Theophilus Akinpelu Onigbinde, Teslim Busari, Olatunde Oluranti Adejuyigbe, Richard Ayodele Akintunde, and Sylvanus Ogwemoh.
Others are Adewale Adesokan, Tawo Tawo, Andrew Igbokwe, Chike Onyemenam, Fredson Chijioke Okoli, Dr. Amuda-Kannike Abiodun, Oluwakemi Balogun, Ahamefula Ikechukwu Ejelam, and Hakeem Afolabi Olatunde.
The LPPC urged members and the general public to comment on the integrity, reputation and competence of the shortlisted applicants or candidates on or before July 7, 2014.