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Project Execution: NBA President Commends Wike

Posted: Nov 12, 2015 at 10:58 am   /   by   /   comments (0)

The National President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Mr. Augustine Alegeh (SAN ), has commended Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, for his massive developmental projects within a short period.

Also, Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has assured Nigerian lawyers that his administration would always promote development, independence of the judiciary and the promotion of the rule of law.

The NBA president spoke at the Government House, Port Port Harcourt, when he led other members of the National Executive Council for a courtesy call on Wednesday.

He also congratulated the the governor for his electoral victory during the last general elections.

He said: “This is the first time we are meeting you since the election. We congratulate you on your victory and the development projects you have attained within a short period”.

The NBA president assured that the association would always promote the rule of law and the protection of the rights of the common man.

He announced that the governor would be afforded the rare privilege of addressing the National Executive Committee of the NBA as a member and a host governor of the quarterly meeting of the NBA.

In his remarks, Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike assured the lawyers that he will continue to be a leading light through the delivery of democracy dividends.

He stated that his administration has completed abandoned projects and embarked on new critical people oriented projects for the benefit of the state.

Governor Wike noted that his administration has enhanced security leading to the hosting of football matches and professional conferences. He said that the most reports on insecurity are politically motivated as Rivers State is largely peaceful.

He praised the NBA for being a voice of the people and the principal promoter of the rule of law.