The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has written a letter to the Chairman of NBA Ikorodu branch, Adebayo Akinlade, Esq., directing him to halt the conduct of election into the office of the Vice Chairman of the branch.
In the letter dated the 13th day of March, 2019, signed by the General Secretary, Jonathan Gunu Taidi, and made available to TheNigerialawyer (TNL), the NBA has asked him to halt the conduct of the election pending outcome of the investigation of the allegation.
Excerpt from the letter reads:
”I received a letter from the Vice Chairman of your branch, Ezekiel Igbaide Esq., and hereby forward same alongside attachments of your reaction within 7 days.
In view of the letter, you are hereby directed to kindly half the planned bye-election for the position of Vice Chairman of your branch scheduled to hold on Friday, 15th March 2019, pending the outcome of the investigation of the allegations therein.”
The letter copied the Secretary of the branch, Julius Nnamani, JP.