Okey Wali Regains Freedom

Former President of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Okey Wali, who was abducted by yet to be identified gunmen has regained freedom after 13 days in captivity.

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He was released on Thursday at about 11 pm according to a statement signed and released by current President of the NBA, Augustine Alegeh.

The statement partly reads: “The Nigerian Bar Association is greatly delighted by the safe release of Okey Wali, SAN and wishes to express appreciation to all NBA members and well-meaning Nigerians who supported the Bar and the Okey Wali family during this trying period. We must also commend NBA members for keeping calm throughout this period and not taking any steps that may have directly or indirectly jeopardised the efforts for his safe release which have now yielded positive results.’’

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