A supposed legal practitioner, Mr Kenechukwu Okeke, who filed a criminal suit against 50 persons during the EndSars protest in October 2020, has been arraigned before the Magistrate court in Abuja.
Recall that Mr Kenechukwu Okeke has at October 2020 filed a suit against about 50 persons who supported the EndSars protest.
Among these persons are top celebrities and prolific personalities like Davido, Falz, Aisha Yeshufu among others.
Following this the Nigerian Bar Association has revealed that Mr Kenechukwu Okeke is not a lawyer and was never called to the Nigerian Bar.
According to the NBA, Kenechukwu Okeke’s name is not on the list of directory of lawyers in Nigeria. The NBA reported him through an official letter to the High Court, at the Federal Capital Territory Abuja.
At the hearing of the case in court on Monday, the NBA counsel told the court that the first defendant in the case, Mr Kenechukwu Okeke, has been appearing court all over Nigeria, presenting himself as a Lawyer which he is not.
The NBA produced some evidences to back up their submissions which include anauthentication from NBA website that Okeke is not a lawyer.
The NBA has therefore promised to prosecute Kenechukwu Okeke for impersonation and presenting himself to be what he is not.