The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Ikeja Branch have called on the newly appointed Lagos State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Moyo Onigbanjo (SAN) to support the call for the review of what they refer to as the “obnoxious” provisions of the 2019 Lagos State High Court (Civil Procedure) Rules.
The call was made during the courtesy visit to the AG by the Executive Committee of the branch on Friday, 6th September 2019.
The Executive while congratulating the AG also appealed for his cooperation with the Branch in its activities and sought his support in ensuring the completion of the NBA Ikeja’s Secretariat.
In response, the AG thanked the Ikeja Executive for their gesture and assured of his office’s cooperation with the branch in ensuring an efficient justice delivery in Lagos State. He also hinted that the branch would be the first to have visit him.
The executive was accompanied by two elders of the branch, Mr Jimoh Lasisi (SAN) and Femi Falana (SAN) and were received by the Honourable AG in company of the outgoing Permanent Secretary and Solicitor General of Lagos State.