Police To Investigate Assassination Of Late Obollo-Afor Chair, NBA Assures The Bar, As NBA President Mourns Death Of Late Lawyers


The Nigerian Bar Association has assured the legal community of plans to investigate the assassination of the late chairman of Obollo-Afor branch of the NBA, Mr. Emeka Agundu.
The NBA made this known in a reaction contained in a press statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary of the Bar, Mr. Kindle Edun.
The Bar also confirmed the news of the demise of Mr. Emeka Longinus Eze of Unity Bar, and appreciated the Branch for their contribution to the hospital bills of Mr. Eze.
See Below the Release:
The sad news of the assassination of Mr. Emeka Agundu – the Chairman of Obollo Afor Branch of the NBA and demise of Mr. Emeka Longinus Eze of the Abuja branch reached the President of the NBA, Mr. Paul Usoro, SAN and the National Officers yesterday.
Mr. President and the National Officers are deeply pained over these losses considering the fact that the NBA just concluded its Annual General Conference.
Messrs Agundu and Eze were respected and valued members of the bar who contributed immensely to the development of their respective branches.
Mr. President particularly thanks the Chairman and members of the Abuja branch for their efforts in contributing to the hospital bills of Mr. Eze in a bid to save his life.
Regarding the assassination of the Chairman of Obollo Afor branch, Mr. President has given assurance that he will ensure that the Police undertakes a thorough investigation with a view to bringing the culprits to book.
The NBA President has reached out to the Chairman of Abuja Branch and the Secretary of Obollo Afor Branch to express the condolences of the National Officers and members of the Nigerian Bar Association.
Thank you.
Kunle Edun
National Publicity Secretary