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NBA Faults Moves To Regulate Social Media As Nigerian Government Persists

The President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Olumide Akpata has said the timing of the Federal Government to further regulate social media is suspicious and wrong. Gracing an interview on Channels TV’s Sunday Politics, Apata who admitted that there are people who are “irresponsible” in their usage of social media, noted that the country has laws to…

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#EndSARS: NBA To Commence Legal Actions Against FG, Military Over Lekki Massacre

The Nigerian Bar Association has condemned the horrific killing of peaceful #EndSARS protesters by soldiers at the Lekki toll booth in Lagos State. NBA President, Olumide Akpata, in a statement asked the Nigerian Army to immediately identify the soldiers who carried out the attack and dismiss them from hours after the incident on Tuesday. A team of armed security…

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NBA Condemns Shooting At #EndSARS Protests, Declares Support For Citizens’ Rights | #EndSWAT

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has condemned the shootings at Nigerians partaking in the ongoing protests against police brutality in the country by the members of the police force. Speaking during a press conference on Tuesday in Abuja, NBA President, Olumide Akpata, said the use of live ammunitions will only aggravate the already tensed situation in the country.…

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