WIke to partner with NBA to enthrone rule of law


Governor Nyesom Wike has promised to partner with the Nigerian Bar Association in its pursuit of the enthronement of rule law in the polity.

Wike also assured the NBA that the Rivers State Government would partner with the law body in ensuring a successful Conference slated for August 23, 2019.

The governor spoke during a visit by NBA President, Paul Usoro, SAN.

Usoro and other leadership of NBA visited the state as part of the build-up towards hosting a successful Annual General Conference, the President of the Nigerian Bar Association.

In the top delegation team the NBA was Mr Gbenga Oyebode, TCCP Chair; Olumide Akpata, TCCP Co-Chair; Irene Pepple, NBA National Assistant Financial Secretary; Sylvester Adaka, Chairman of NBA Port Harcourt branch/TCCP member; Omubo Frank-Briggs, former Chairman, NBA Port Harcourt branch; Cordelia Eke, former Secretary NBA Port Harcourt branch/TCCP member and Mrs. Briggs, Publicity Secretary of NBA Port Harcourt branch.

The former President of the Nigerian Bar Association, O.C.J Okocha, SAN and Mr Frank Owhor, a former Attorney General of River State, were on ground to receive the NBA leadership.