7th July, 2010
Friends and associates of the late chairman of defunct National Republican Convention, NRC, Nigeria, Dr. Hamed Oladepo Kusamotu, will tomorrow organise a commemorative lecture in his memory.
The lecture titled The Rule of Law and National Development , which will be preceded by a prayer session at the Syrian Mosque, Ribadu Road, Ikoyi, at 9:30 am, will be chaired by Hon. Justice Kusamotuâ€™s long time political and professional associate, Alhaji Umaru Ali Shinkafi.
Also, a retired justice of the Supreme Court of Nigeria, Honourable Justice George Oguntade will be the guest lecturer at the event.
The lecture will hold tomorrow at Magnolia Hall, City Mall, Onikan, Lagos State.
Shinkafi, Kusamotu, Olojo & Co., a law firm in which Kusamotu was an active member is organisingÂ the memorial in collaboration with the late lawyer-cum politicianâ€™s friends andÂ political associates in Choice 92, a political group in the defunct NRC.
Dr. Kusamotu, a doctoral degree holder in law and a prince from Ikirun, Osun State, was an active member of the Peopleâ€™s Democratic Party, PDP, until his death on 8 July, 2005 at the age of 64.