NBA Criticize Arrest Of OccupyLekkiTollGate Protesters

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has criticized the arrests of #OccupyLekkiTollGate protesters by the police. The NBA president, Olumide Akpata in a statement via his official Twitter account described the arrests as contrary to the fundamental rights of the protesters. Akpata said the NBA will provide voluntary legal representation to all those arrested in connection […]

Falana Reveals NBA Supports ENDSARS Protest, 400 Lawyers to Provide Free Legal Services

Human right lawyer, Femi Falana has revealed the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) is in support of ENDSARS protest and 400 lawyers have signified interest to provide free legal services to detented protesters. Falana revealed this on Tuesday in an interview, adding this is the first time such a huge number of legal practitioners are backing protesters in the country. […]