Nigerians react as NBA calls for N5b as compensation for household of slain Pregnant lawyer
The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has declared that it’s going to look not lower than N5 billion in compensation for the household of lifeless Lagos lawyer Mrs. Omobolanle Raheem, who was shot and killed by an Assistant Superintendent, Drambi Vandi.
In an announcement issued on Thursday, December 29, it was moreover revealed that NBA Lagos Branch member and rights campaigner Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa (SAN) will lead a workers monitoring the police officer’s trial.
The assertion study;
“The NBA Lagos at the side of the NBA President, Mr. Y.C. Mikyau, SAN, has determined to be half of the prosecution of the policeman as half of its efforts in the direction of securing fast and efficient justice for the household of the deceased.
“In this regard, the NBA will probably be partnering with the Ministry of Justice throughout the trial.
“Mr. Adegboruwa has in flip obtained related briefing from the Hon. Attorney-General of Lagos State and has secured the assurances of an accelerated prosecution as soon as the case file is obtained from the police.
“The NBA can be in search of financial compensation for the household of Mrs. Raheem from the federal government of Lagos State, the Federal Government, and certainly the Nigeria Police Force and the Police Service Commission, by its Human Rights Committee.
“The NBA will seek for payment of damages not less than five billion naira in addition to the prosecution of the killer cop.”
Additionally, Adegboruwa has requested Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu to proceed within the an identical technique as he did with the EndSARS Judicial Panel.
“pay compensation to the family of Mrs. Raheem immediately since it is an established fact that her life was terminated illegally by a policeman.”
Some of the reactions culled beneath:
Darius: Her life is worth better than 5 billion, nonetheless since we’re capable of’t ask them to ship her once more to life, let her household be compensated.
Anonymous: Good. Nonsense ought to stop on this nation. Someone need to be held accountable for his or her actions. The insanity on this nation should stop.
Anonymous: You guys have to be actual trying abeg.can the officer comprise even improve one fifth of that money?
Anony: Good one, #5b. So sad, what was accomplished to this household on a Christmas day is simply too horrific. There’s actually no sum of cash that will ship once more the woman nonetheless it serves the Nigeria police correct. The bar may very well be raised to 100b, let their treasury be emptied, vampires.
De: Who will fight for completely different Nigerian killed by Policeman.