• NBA president asks court to strike out Gadzama’s suit

    NBA president asks court to strike out Gadzama’s suit

    Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) President Abubakar Mahmoud (SAN) has asked an Abuja High Court to strike out the suit filed by Chief Joe-Kyari Gadzama (SAN) challenging his election.

    Gadzama is praying the court to nullify the election for being characterised by malpractices and to order a fresh poll.

    But, Mahmoud, through his counsel Paul Erokoro (SAN), said Gadzama did not first channel his complaints to the NBA Dispute Resolution Committee before suing.

    “This suit has not complied with the requirements of due process. […]