The Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association,Benin Branch has commended the Edo State Government for taking steps in restoring Order in Benin, following the violent Protests in recent times .The Lion Bar deprecated the actions of some Protesters who took the Laws into their hands engaging in prison break,arson ,attack on innocent citizens and malicious damage to public Property .The NBA Benin Branch -the Lion Ball calls for their arrest and prosecution as their actions do not fall under the province of peaceful Protests.

The NBA Curfew Monitoring comprise the following Members :

Mathew Edaghese-Chairman,

Ivie Elema Secretary ,

Douglas Ogbankwa -Member,

Dennis Osaretin -Member ,

Chris Otasowie -Member ,

Ogaga Emongwanre -Members

Stella Agoha -Member

The NBA Chairman ,Vice Chairman and Secretary -Pius Oiwoh ,Paula Agbale and Andrew Lawani respectively shall serve as Consultants to the Committee.

The following are Emergency phone numbers of the NBA Benin the Lion Bar’s Situation Room to Monitor observance of Human Rights during the 24 Hour Curfew,in case of any Human Right Abuses :

+2348038724848, +2348033651006 and 08073339249.


Ogaga Emoghwanre, Esq
Publicity Secretary, NBA Benin.

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