• Withdraw your statement calling lawyers rogues – NBA tells EFCC

    Withdraw your statement calling lawyers rogues – NBA tells EFCC

    The Nigerian Bar Association has condemned the statement credited to the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, calling lawyers in the country rogues.

    The NBA in a press statement signed by the NBA General Secretary, Isiaka Abiola Olagunju, issued in Abuja, called on the commission to withdraw the statement.

    Olagunju criticzed Magu for using what he termed uncivil language of “rogues” and “vultures” ‎on lawyers who are doing their constitutional duties.

    The General Secretary said: “The inaugural address of […]

  • Budget crisis: Obasanjo should apologise to NASS for saying we are thieves, rogues – Senate

    Budget crisis: Obasanjo should apologise to NASS for saying we are thieves, rogues – Senate

    Chairman, Senate Committee on Culture and Tourism, Senator Mathew Urhoghide, has lashed out at former President, Olusegun Obasanjo for saying the National Assembly was made up of “armed robbers and rogues.”

    Obasanjo while addressing State House Correspondents after a closed door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja said the padding scandal rocking the National Assembly confirmed his earlier notion about the current federal lawmakers he described as thieves and rogues.

    Urhoghide, in his reaction said the lawmakers deserved […]