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Imprisonment: Transfer lawyer's case, group urges A'Ibom CJ

Imprisonment: Transfer lawyer's case, group urges A'Ibom CJ

1st August 2022 Akwa Ibom High Court 1st August 2022 The Akwa Ibom Integrity Alliance on Monday slammed human rights lawyer Barrister Inibehe Effiong, for his alleged disregard for decency in the temple of Justice and appealed to the Chief Judge, Justice Ekaette Obot, to recuse herself from the matter to avoid further desecration of the court.Related News Gov ticket: A'Ibom court summons senator, YPP chair 31-year-old sentenced to death for robbery, rape in Akwa Ibom Man jailed for defiling nine-year-old girl in Akwa Ibom Abia said that he had already called on the recent-past president, Nigeria Bar Association, Olumide Akpata, Esq.Inibehe Effiong, may not in truth be purged of such unfortunate contemptuous displays towards the court in cheap attempts to play to the gallery, we most humbly seek the relief of the Honourable State Chief Judge to consider being recused of the matter as she continues to jealously guard and protect the sanctity of the justice delivery machineries in Akwa Ibom State.“The Akwa Ibom Integrity Alliance had earlier urged the President of the Nigeria Bar Association, Olumide Akpata, Esq.

The CJ had, on Wednesday, during proceedings in a libel suit by Governor Udom Emmanuel and Senator Effiong Bob against Leo Ekpenyong, announced a 30-day jail term against the defense lawyer, Inihehe Effiong, for contempt of court., to caution Inibehe for his flagrant disregard for decency which he constantly exhibits at the court during the ongoing libel suit instituted against one Mr.

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