This article is about the contact details and addresses of all FIDA offices in Nigeria currently in this year 2023, as well as their email addresses and telephone numbers. FIDA stands for the International Federation of Women Lawyers and its acronym was coined from the Spanish interpretation of its name which is Federación Internacional dé Abogadas (FIDA). We will give you every contact information about this international non-profit organization so that you will be aware of their physical presence in your location anywhere in Nigeria should you decide to contact them when the need arises.
INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF FEMALE LAWYERS (FIDA): AN OVERVIEW
Federacion Internationalé De Abogadas (FIDA) was formally established in Mexico in 1944. The name translates to the International Federation of Women Lawyers. In 1964 Ambassador Aduke Alakija established the Nigerian branch of the organization, FIDA Nigeria.
FIDA Nigeria is a non-profit, non-political, voluntary association of women called to the practice of law in Nigeria. FIDA Nigeria’s primary role is to protect, promote and preserve the rights of women and children in Nigeria. Its core values are transparency, accountability, teamwork, integrity, mutual respect, commitment, service and they are non-partisan. Its main objectives are to: promote the principles and aims of the United Nations in its legal and social aspects; establish friendly international relations on a basis of equality and mutual respect for all peoples; promote the study of comparative law; proffer advice to Government in cases relating to women and children.
FIDA Nigeria actualizes its objectives through free legal representation for indigent women and children, advocacy and policy campaigns, education and training, mediation and counseling services, and publishing information resources. FIDA Nigeria has formally inaugurated branches in the 36 States of the federation as well as the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. These branches are headed by duly elected State Officers and overseen by the National Executive Officers and staff of the National Secretariat.
OBJECTIVES OF FIDA IN NIGERIA
The objectives of FIDA in Nigeria include the following:
- To enhance and promote the welfare of women and children, realizing that the happiness of the home and strength of the society depends on the well being of women and children.
- To establish friendly international relations on the basis of equality and mutual respect for all peoples.
- To promote the principles and aims of the United Nations in their legal and social aspects.
- To promote the study of comparative law.
- To proffer advice to the government in all cases of neglect relating to women and children.
CONTACT DETAILS OF ALL FIDA OFFICES IN NIGERIA CURRENTLY
The following are the addresses and contact information of all FIDA offices in Nigeria today:
FIDA ABIA STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: Former Board of Internal Revenue Office, off Finbarrs Road, Umuahia, Abia State.
Phone: 08034623936, 0807748934
FIDA ADAMAWA STATE BRANCH
- Temporary Office Address: C/O Chief Registrar, High Court of Justice, Yola, Adamawa State.
Phone: 08037391825, 07033391999
FIDA ANAMBRA STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: Family Law Centre, Anambra State Judiciary Headquarters, behind High Court Complex, Anambra State.
FIDA AKWA IBOM STATE BRANCH
- Office Address 1: Room 39B, Ministry of Justice, State Secretariat, Uyo, Akwa-Ibom State.
Email: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Office Address 2: Eket, Akwa Ibom State.
Phone: 08064840457, 07080348732
FIDA BAUCHI STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: Probate Registry, High Court of Justice, Bauchi State.
Phone: 08023757212, 08036078063
FIDA BAYELSA STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: Multi-Door Court Complex, Judiciary Complex, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State.
Phone: 08037092402, 0806659950
FIDA BENUE STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: J.S. Tarka Foundation, Second Floor, Makurdi, Benue State.
Phone: 08065275006, 09068728961, 08036177322
FIDA BORNO STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: D12, Asada Plaza, along Al Ameen Dagash Mosque, off Giwa Barracks Road, Maiduguri, Borno State.
Phone: 08039479561, 08034407606
FIDA CROSS RIVER STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: Ministry of Justice, MM Highway, Calabar, Cross River State.
Phone: 08056317484, 08060670329
FIDA DELTA STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: Warri, Delta State.
FIDA EBONYI STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: 8, Owerri Street, Abakiliki, Ebonyi State.
FIDA EDO STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: NBA House, behind High Court of Justice, off Sapele Road, Benin City, Edo State.
Phone: 08037197058, 08086001810
FIDA ENUGU STATE BRANCH
- Email: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: 08038684386, 08033380504
FIDA EKITI STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: Aere Afe Branch Bar Centre, High Court Premises, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State.
Phone: 07039092575, 08025689076
FIDA FCT (ABUJA) BRANCH
- Office Address 1: Room GA 15, Ground Floor, Federal Ministry of Justice Complex, Shehu Shagari Way, Maitama, Abuja FCT.
Email: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: 09069167466, 08037869284
- Gwagwalada Branch
Phone: 08037869284, 09069167466
FIDA GOMBE STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: C/O Ministry of Justice, Gombe State.
Phone: 09026963500, 08066896320
FIDA IMO STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: Department of Public Prosecution, High Court Premises, Owerri, Imo State.
Phone: 08101590797, 08032933168
FIDA KATSINA STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: Road J, Goruba Housing Estate, G.R.A, Katsina State.
Phone: 08062550174, 0803680055
FIDA KADUNA STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: AN 20, Lagos/Keffi Road, Kaduna State.
Email: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: 08053465759, 08061574765
- Zaria Branch
Email: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: 09099971961, 08068335269
FIDA KANO STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: No. 143, Lawan Danbazu Link Forum’s Building (Inuwar Jama’ar Kano), adjacent to FRSC Office, Kano, Kano State.
Phone: 08035014173, 08036934112
FIDA KEBBI STATE BRANCH
- Email: email@example.com
Phone: 08067860749, 0806074998
FIDA KOGI STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: Ministry of Justice, Hasan Katsina Way, Lokoja, Kogi State.
Phone: 08059518236, 08036353940
FIDA KWARA STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: No. 5, Lanjorin Road, opposite Kwara State High Court, G.R.A, Ilorin, Kwara State.
Email: saliya74real@gmail com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: 08035871927, 08034099675
FIDA LAGOS STATE BRANCH
- Office Address 1: No. 14/16, Makoko Road, off Herbert Macaulay Way, Yaba, Lagos State.
Phone: 08033092056, 08098557254
- Office Address 2: Badagry, Lagos
Phone: 08160808091, 09131324472
- Office Address 3: Ikorodu, Lagos
FIDA NASARAWA STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: Ministry of Justice, Shedam Road, Lafia, Nasarawa State.
Email: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: 08063477430, 07068482082
FIDA NIGER STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: Niger State Judiciary, 2nd Floor, High Court Complex, Jibrin Ndajiwo Way, Minna, Niger State.
Phone: 08026841027, 08100493118
FIDA OGUN STATE BRANCH
- Email: email@example.com
Phone: 08034024715, 07030231597
FIDA ONDO STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: Ministry of Justice, Old Secretariat, Alagbaka, Akure, Ondo State.
Phone: 08107086714, 07032700452
FIDA OSUN STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: 150, Station Road, Osogbo, Osun State.
Phone: 08034659120, 08134349678
FIDA OYO STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: Aare Afe Babalola Bar Centre, opposite Old NTC, Iyaganku, Ibadan, Oyo State.
Phone: 08167785700, 08034711989
FIDA PLATEAU STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: No. 38A/87, Tafawa Balewa Street, Jos, Plateau State.
Phone: 08036016029, 08038468940
FIDA RIVERS STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: New Magistrate Court Building, First Floor, High Court Complex, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
Phone: 08050213100, 07059997721
FIDA SOKOTO STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: Ministry of Justice, Usman Secretariat, Sokoto State.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
Phone: 08033145631, 08030842490
FIDA TARABA STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: The Adamu Aliyu Bar Centre, NBA Secretariat, Upper Area Court Complex, opposite Government House, Hammaruway Way, Jalingo, Taraba State.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
Phone: 07032676180, 08067655574
FIDA YOBE STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: High Court, No. 3 Complex, along Maiduguri Road, Damaturu, Yobe State.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
Phone: 08035980200, 08068065467
FIDA ZAMFARA STATE BRANCH
- Office Address: Ministry of Justice Secretariat, Gusua, Zamfara State.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
Phone: 08037005885, 08036963316.