The Secretary-General Prof. Dr. Kennedy Gastorn’s trip to Nairobi, Kenya to attend the launch of ‘The Nairobi Centre for International Arbitration’ (NCIA)
H.E. Prof. Dr. Kennedy Gastorn visited Nairobi, Kenya to attend the official launch of ‘The Nairobi Centre for International Arbitration’ (NCIA). The occasion for the launch was also associated with the Inauguration of the Nairobi International Arbitration Conference which was held at The Intercontinental Hotel, Nairobi from 4th to 6th December, 2016. The NCIA is the fifth regional arbitration Centre and third in Africa after Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (Arab Republic of Egypt) and Lagos Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (Nigeria) to be established under the auspices of AALCO. The Secretary-General also had the opportunity to meet and exchange views with Mr. Lawrence Ngugi, CEO of the Nairobi Centre and Mr. John Ohaga, Director of the Centre. He also had an opportunity to meet Dr. Oveis Rezvanian, Director of Tehran Regional Arbitration Centre and Datuk Prof. Sundra Rajoo, Director of Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration.