AKINYEDE,(Sen.) Sola

Born January 24,1954





Gender: Male
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State of Origin: Ekiti
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Profession Legal practitioner , Politician
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Previous Appointments:

Pupil, StateCounsel, NYSC, Kaduna State Ministry ofJustice, 1978-79; Solicitor, Dr. F. Ogunfoyi&Co. Barristers&Solicitors, Kaduna State, 1980-81; Partnerand Managing Solicitor, Akinyede,Akinyede &Akinyede, Barristers and Solicitors, Lagos, 1982-89; Federal Government Nominee, Defunct Constituent Assembly, 1987-88; Principal Partner, Sola Akinyede&Co. Attomeys-At-Law, Lagos, since 1989; Elected Senator ofthe Federal Republic ofNigeria, since 2007; mem, 3Man Sub-Committee for Definition of Section ofthe 1989 Constitution: Consultant and Adviser, People’s FrontofNigeria, 1990 Government Drafted Constitution; mm: Bi partisan Committee, 1991; Special Counsel and Constitutional Adviser to the Former National Chairman ofthe Social Democratic Party, 1991-92; Coordinator, Panel ofConsultant for national Conference ofLG Chairmen, 1989; Justice Committee, Lagos State Transition Council, 1990; PDP Presidential Campaign Committee; ch., Justice Committee. Ekiti State Transition Council; Delegate totheNational Political Reform Conference, 2005; Pro-Chancellor and Chairman, Governing Council, Michael Okpara University ofAgriculture, Umudike, Abia State, since 2007; Senate Committee Drugs/Narcotics, Financial Crimes and Anti-Corruption;

Kings College, Lagos, 1966-70; 1971-72; North London Polytechnic, 1966-70; University College, London, 1974-76; 1977; University of London, 1976-77; 1978; Nigerian LawSchool, 1977-78;

over 40 publications on Constitutional Law and Politics, Lagos;

017913558; 2633155; 08033356211; 09-6276216;
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