Monday, January 18, 2016

Buhari appoint Abuja based lawyer as Special Adviser

Abuja based lawyer and activist, Maryam Uwais had been appointed by president Muhammadu Buhari as Special Adviser for Social Protection Plan.

Mrs Uwais, wife of Muhammadu Uwais, a former Chief Justice of Nigeria, was appointed weeks ago.

The special adviser graduated with an LL.B from the Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, in 1980 and was called to the bar in 1981, after attending the Nigerian Law School, Lagos.
In 1985, she bagged a Masters in Law from the same university.

  Mrs Uwais worked at the Kano State Ministry of Justice between 1980 and 1987

Mrs. Uwais is a respected lawyer with over 30 years experience, including serving as principal partner at Wali Uwais & Co, an Abuja-based law firm. 

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