At the West African division of International Academy of Pathology (WADIAP) in collaboration with the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP), holding its 12th Annual General Meeting from the 27th-31st of August 2018. The conference aims at propelling the advancement of anatomic pathology in West Africa through the promotion of high standards in clinical practice and academic research in pathology. H. E Dr. Zainab Shinkafi Bagudu, was represented by Dr. Dankingari Abubakar Bawa who received a plaque of honour on her behalf and chaired the morning session. Lectures were delivered by Dr. Afua Abrahams, on the benefits of having a multi-disciplinary teams in clinico-pathologic correlation. Indeed, pathology plays a pivotal role in the accurate diagnosis and understanding of diseases, especially in the field of oncology.