Barrister Kanu Godwin Agabi, one of Nigeria’s foremost legal practitioners, is a member of the Board of Directors of the Institute of Human Virology, Nigeria
He is a Senior Advocate of Nigeria since 1997, and a former Attorney-General and Minister of Justice for the Federal Republic of Nigeria, where he distinguished himself as the Chief Legal Officer for Nigeria. His rich and wide experience in the legal profession spans a period of over 40 years.
He specializes in constitutional law, criminal law, administrative, commercial law and practice. Others include electoral law and practice, public and international law and general litigation. Kanu Agabi is currently the Principal Partner at Kanu G. Agabi & Associates, a leading law firm in Nigeria.
A holder of the national honour of Commander of the Order of the Niger (CON) for his contribution to national building, Kanu Agabi was also a former Minister of Solid Minerals Development and Special Adviser to the President on Ethics and Good Governance.