Human right activist and lawyer, Comrade Femi Aborisade will launch his new book, “Determination of Contract of Employment: Nigeria, South Africa, Zimbabwe” on Thursday 19th, March 2015 at Airport Hotel in Lagos.
Published by The food, Beverages and Tobacco Senior Staff Association (FOBTOB) in conjunction with Humanitas Consult Limited, according to the author, the book is aimed at liberating the workforce in Nigeria from second colonization.
In his foreword to the book, constitutional lawyer, Femi Falana, SAN, said it will enjoy pride of place on bookshelves.
He said, “Although there are many books on labour and employment law in Nigeria, none has examined the determination of contract of employment from the standpoint of international best practices as Aborisade has done.
“Comrade Femi Aborisade has, in a rigorous manner, filled the lacuna in his book.”
In another foreword, Hon Justice B. B. Kanyip( PhD), of the National Industrial Court, stated that “Femi Aborisade has comparatively considered the circumstances in which an employment contract may be determined.
“The text, therefore, is a very welcome development as it seeks to provide stakeholders in labour, practitioners, students and the general readers with a range of comparative labour jurisprudence regarding the vexed issue of the determination of employment relationships”.
The book will be reviewed by Dr. OsagieObayuwana, Former Attorney General, Edo State while TUC President, Comrade Bobboi Kaigama is the Chairman/Chief Launcher , and the Co-Launchers are, Comrade Sunday Salako, President, ASSBIFI; Comrade (Engr) Bede Opara, President, SSAEAC.
Special Guests of Honour include Lagos based legal luminary, Femi Falana, SAN, Rotimi Akeredolu, SAN, Hon. Justice A.M. Lawal, Dr. John Niyi Olanrewaju, DG, Micheal Imoudu National Institute for Labour Studies, Ilorin, Kwara State.