In a letter signed by Professor Philip Afaha, Director of the TETFUND Center for Leadership, University of Abuja, Dr. Jaja was appointed to lecture on “Challenges of Legislative Drafting and Introduction to Law-Making” amongst others.
Dr. Tonye Jaja was appointed based on both his qualifications and cognate experience in the field of Legislative Drafting.
The University of London awarded Dr. Jaja a PhD in law degree with specialisation in Legislative Drafting.
In addition to subject matter competence, Dr. Jaja also possess competence in the application of information communication technology (ICT) in legal education having been awarded a certificate by the Center for Computer-aided Legal Education (CALI), USA in the year 2016.
Dr. Jaja was previously an instructor on the online postgraduate diploma in Legislative Drafting programme of Athabasca University, Canada.
He was the pioneer coordinator of the Online Postgraduate Diploma in Legislative Drafting programme of the National Institute for Legislative Studies, Abuja.
This appointment by the University of Abuja once again confirms Dr. Jaja’s preeminence and leadership in the field of Legislative Drafting within the legal profession both in Nigeria and globally.
Since 2017, Dr. Jaja has served as the Secretary of the Association of Legislative Drafting and Advocacy Practitioners-ALDRAP with it’s national Secretariat at Suite 1.39 House of Representatives, National Assembly, Abuja.