• Few bad lawyers should not lead to total condemnation, NBA tells Obasanjo

    Few bad lawyers should not lead to total condemnation, NBA tells Obasanjo

    It was gathered that the Nigeria Bar Association on Thursday told former President Olusegun Obasanjo that the presence of a few bad eggs in the legal profession should not lead to total condemnation of all members of the profession.

    It said it was aware that the profession currently parades some unscrupulous members and that everything was being done to fish them out and bring them to justice.

    NBA’s reaction was to the lecture delivered on Wednesday by the former President during which […]

  • Bad behaviour of past governments caused recession, says Pat Utomi

    Bad behaviour of past governments caused recession, says Pat Utomi

    Renouned political economist and Chairman, Centre for Value and Leadership, Prof. Pat Utomi has attributed the present economic recession to the “bad behaviour” of previous governments, adding that Nigerian leaders are lazy.

    Noting that many are in the position of authority but are not leaders, he stated that every government appears to be worse than the one before it and that there is the dearth of leadership values among political elites.

    Utomi spoke yesterday at the Emerging Leaders Conference organised by Guardian of […]

  • Weed out bad eggs – Wike tells police

    Weed out bad eggs – Wike tells police

    Rivers State Governor, Chief Ezebunwo Nyesom Wike, has advised the Police High Command to take urgent steps to weed out bad eggs from its ranks.

    This is as the assistant Inspector-General of Police in-charge of Zone 6, Mr Abubakar Marafa, has declared the support of the Zonal Command to the amnesty programme of the Rivers State Government repentant cultists in the state.

    Wike, who spoke yesterday when Marafa paid him a courtesy call at Government House, Port Harcourt, noted that the bad […]