by Dennis Naku
Nigeria Bar Association, NBA, has suspended the Attorney- General of Rivers State and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Wogu Boms.
Spokesman of Port Harcourt branch of the NBA, Angus Chukwuka, announced the suspension after a meeting of the association in Port Harcourt on Thursday.
He said the body resolved to suspend him after majority voted supporting the action, saying the decision was due to Boms insensitivity to the plight of lawyers in the state.
Chukwuka added that Boms was also slammed with the suspension owing to his role in the closure of courts in the state.
National Mirror reports that courts in the state have been closed for almost a year, at the wake of political crisis there.
Meanwhile, Boms could not be reached for reaction as he failed to pick calls put
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