Tag Archives: NBA

Soldiers Prevented Ambulances From Reaching Injured Protesters — Amnesty International

• Stop denials, admit errors, NBA tells FG The global rights group, Amnesty International, has collated and released a timeline of the killing of #EndSARS protesters by soldiers at the Lekki tollgate, Lagos on October 20. The AI said its crisis response experts investigated and verified social media videos and photographs that confirmed the security forces were present at the ...

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CAMA: Osinbajo Allays Fears Of Church Leaders

In an effort to allay fears expressed by the leadership of the Church about the recently enacted Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA) 2020, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN has said concerns can be processed through possible amendment of the contentious section of the law through a proposal to the National Assembly. The Vice President stated this on Thursday during ...

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Southern Kaduna Killings: We’ll Not Sweep Marginalisation Issues Under The Carpet, Says Osinbajo

To effectively deal with the Southern Kaduna crisis, the Buhari administration will not sweep the major issues underlying the conflict under the carpet, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. According to him this includes “ensuring justice, fixing economic marginalization and the prosecution of persons responsible for these murders – this is to ensure that the impunity doesn’t worsen.” Prof. ...

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Anambra Congratulates Akpata, New NBA President, Other Executives

The people and government of Anambra State have congratulated Anthony Olumide Akpata on his election as the new President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA). Mr Akpata, former chairman of the NBA Section on Business Law, emerged the 30th NBA president on Thursday by winning over 50% of the votes cast last Wednesday and Thursday. Mr Akpata, a corporate lawyer, ...

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Kobe Bryant: We Are Devastated – NBA Commissioner, Adam Silver

National Basketball Association (NBA) Commissioner, Adam Silver, says the NBA family is devastated on the passing of Kobe Bryant. In a statement on Sunday, Silver said, “The NBA family is devastated by the tragic passing of Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna. “For 20 seasons, Kobe showed us what is possible when remarkable talent blends with an absolute devotion to ...

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