The legal ideas Forum Int’l was established on the 4th Sept 2015. The forum is registered within the university and recognized in the faculty of law as an academic based Association driven by its motto: for Knowledge and justice. From inception, the forum has not failed to deliver on its mandate. In 2016, its constitution was enacted and it contains the aims and objectives of the forum, its leadership structure and programmes. The membership of the forum is open only to law students and lawyers however, it extends its hands of fellowship to institutions, organizations and associations that share same ideology and vision.
The forum has continued to host and organize numerous platforms for the purpose of sharing ideas and knowledge for law students and the entire university community. Its programmes includes Conferences, Symposiums, webinars, workshops, Library invasion, Juristic visits, caring knights, Interdisciplinary Conventions. The forum in a bid to reach out to the public has an up and running website www.legalideasforum.com which was launched on the 31st of August 2016 and numerous resourceful publications on different areas of law has been made on the site, articles on socio, political and economic realities has also been published there by both members and non members of the forum which is intended to provide rich information and knowledge to any who visit the website. Its media handles includes www.facebook.com/legalideasforum, and on instagram as @legalideasforum and on twitter as @legalideasforum. it has also launched its Youtube channel, LIFIN TV.
The membership of the forum cuts across numerous Nigerian Universities and has continued to spread. They include Ahmadu Bello university, zaria, Lead City university, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu university, Nnamdi Azikiwe university, Awka, Acheivers University, Owo, Enugu state university of technology, Obafemi Awolowo university, National open university of Nigeria, University of Nigeria, Enugu campus, Imo state university, Delta state university, Baze University, Ebonyi state university, Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko. Ondo State. And has participated in the online webinars of the forum.
The forum has been sponsored and supported by numerous firms and corporations in partnership for a collective success and growth. They include Elins company, Putting smiles foundation, Ovinalk global services, Autograf, VIP purchase, PHmedia hub, Dj West, Gold & Silver Empire, Kitchen kingdom, Tod’s signature, Brandom, Barjay Foundation.
The forum has awarded and has presented certificates to over 500 individuals, personalities and Institutions. It has over 2000 members cutting across numerous universities including legal practitioners with over 5000 follows on its numerous social media pages, the forum has over 50,000 viewers and readers on its website and is one of the fastest growing Academic institutions in Nigeria and is associated with prominent legal luminaries, professionals and scholars within Nigeria and beyond. The forum hopes to be a major contributor to the development of legal education in Nigeria and promote the cause of justice in our societies.