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Ex-Oyo Deputy Speaker, Musah Abdulwasi, Bags PhD In Energy Law



The immediate past Deputy Speaker of the Oyo state House of Assembly, Rt Hon Musah Abdulwasi on Thursday bagged a Doctorate Degree in Energy Law from the Centre for Petroleum, Energy Economics and Law, University of Ibadan.

Musah who represented Saki West State Constituency in the 8th Assembly enrolled for the programme in 2015/2016 academic session and finished in 2018/2019 academic session.

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His PhD thesis with the title “Comparative Assessment of Legal Sanctions For Environmental Pollution in the Oil Producing Areas of Nigeria and other Selected Countries” focuses on deconstructing the Nigerian environmental laws in a way to ensuring a cleaner environment and maximising revenue generation from crude oil production in Nigeria.

Insideoyo news recalls that Musah did his LL.B at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife where he graduated with 4.48 CGPA and LL.M at the University of Lagos where he graduated with 4.03 CGPA. He also finished with a 2:1 Grade at the Law School.

He has worked with Legal Minds Chambers, Lagos during his National Youth Service Corps; Kola Awodein, SAN, Lagos as a Junior Associate; Abdulkareem, Fajimite & Co as an Associate; Paul Usoro, SAN, Lagos as an Associate and Olufunke Aboyade, SAN, Lagos as a Senior Associate.

He now operates A. B. Musah & Associates in Ibadan, a personally owned commercial law firm where he serves as Managing Partner.