The election kick-started 11pm on Wednesday and is slated to end by 11.00pm today 30th July, 2020.
The link for monitoring the live result was removed early hour on Thursday 30th July, 2020, as confirmed by Law Reporters correspondent. However, It has now been restored for live update.
This removal has caused fear to people, most especially the lawyers. Law Reporters can confirm.
“They have removed the live monitoring icon on the website. I just hope they have not started the rigging. It’s too early o.” lawyer complained.
However, Law Reporters has confirmed that the link has been restored. The election can now be monitored via https://go.nigerianbar.org.ng/
A total of 29, 635 lawyers are voting nationwide in the electronic poll and as at the time of filing this report, a former Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association Section on Business Law, Olumide Akpata, is in early lead ahead of the two other contenders in the NBA presidential race – Babatunde Ajibade (SAN) and Dele Adesina (SAN).
10918 (representing 37%) voters out of 29636 have submitted their votes. 28093 Emails and 17460 SMS have been sent or queued.