By Onoriode Etatsemi.
The Honourable Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Delta State, Isaiah Bozimo Esq, has said that the 36 States Attorneys-General of the federation adopt a Collective approach in handling matters of National Interest.
The Attorney-General stated this in his office when the two states, Lagos state and his Abia State counterpart were in Asaba for the Nigerian Bar Association section on Legal Practice, Conference.
The visiting Attorneys-General were conducted on an inspection of the Ministry of Justice offices in the Professor
Chike Edozien secretariat.
In an interview with newsmen after the inspection of the offices, the Attorney-General commended the cooperation from his brothers Attorneys-General .
He stressed that this kind of Solidarity has a potential of sending a very strong signal to not only the Government of the federation but to the entire Citizens of the
Both Attorneys-General who also fielded questions from journalists separately, expressed deep satisfaction on the magnificent Secretariat Building, while describing what they saw as a world class edifice built by Governor Okowa’s Administration.
The Lagos State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Moyosore Onigbanjo SAN, stated that apart from the fact that they came to attend the Nigerian Bar Association section on lLegal Practice, Conference, stated that they equally came to support the Attorney-General of Delta State who is the Chief Host of the Conference .
He pointed out that, ” All the Attorneys- General of the 36 states of the Federation are behind him (Delta State Attorney-General ) for supporting the section on Legal Practice in bringing the Conference to Asaba. “As you witnessed at the opening ceremony, it was commendation for him all through for what he has done in bringing the Conference here, and we do this to appreciate him and also to encourage other States and other Attorneys-General to do same”
The Attorney- General of Lagos State while appraising the Delta State Ministry of Justice offices, described it as a first class project which a proper law office should look like ,
He stated, ” I must commend the Governor of Delta State for putting up this wonderful edifice. It is befitting. I am very impressed”. He added.
His Abia State counterpart, Uche Ihediwa SAN, Who stated that he last visited Asaba in 1978 , said he was amazed at the unprecedented rate of development across the State including the wonderful State secretariat built by the Okowa administration.
He advised that the Secretariat be handed over to the private sector for proper maintenance so that it could maintain its glory and beauty all year round .