• Former Kogi Speaker slams N50m suit on NHRC

    Former Kogi Speaker slams N50m suit on NHRC

    A former Speaker of the Kogi State House of Assembly, Clarence Olafemi, has sued the National Human Rights Commission for the inclusion of his name as an electoral offender.

    Mr. Olafemi is claiming N50 million as damages for defamation and disrespect to his name by the commission.

    His counsel, Temidayo Eseyin, who confirmed this to journalists in Lokoja on Sunday, said the case was instituted on August 18 in a High Court in Lokoja.

    According to him, the suit is to challenge the […]