Saturday, 9 July 2022

Ndoma-Egba To Assist The Nigerian Bar Association Complete Bar Centre Project

Former Leader of the Nigerian Senate, Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba SAN has committed to assist the Nigerian Bar Association, Ogoja Branch in Cross River State to complete its Bar Centre project building in Ogoja. The Senator made the commitment during an inspection visit to the project site located within the premises of the High Court Complex in Ogoja today 8th July, 2022.

The project was conceived and started by Justice E.A Ubua of the Cross River State Judiciary during his tenure as the Chairman of the NBA Ogoja Branch in 2011 to 2012. It is named as the Justice E. T. Ndoma-Egba, JCA Bar Center in memory of Senator Ndoma- Egba's father. Late Justice E. T. Ndoma-Egba was the first indigenous lawyer to establish his practice in Ogoja in 1970, immediately after the Nigerian Civil War.

Ndoma-Egba during the inspection tour

Owing to the difficulty of completing the project, the former Senate Leader has graciously promised the Branch that the Ndoma-Egba family will complete it. His visit is to appraise the extent of work done. The Chairman of the NBA Ogoja Branch- Lazarus Izabi- Undie expressed the gratitude of the NBA in Ogoja and indeed Cross River State for the kind gesture of the Ndoma-Egba family.

On hand to receive the Senator were the Chairman, former Chairman of the Branch- Marc Enamhe and Executive Committee members of the branch.