Abulrasheed Maina's Lawyer, Adeola Adedipe Quits And Applies To Withdraw From Case
A lawyer, Adeola Adedipe, engaged via fleeing ex-Chairman of Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), Abulrasheed Maina in his ongoing trial for cash laundering, has applied to give up the case.
Adedipe, who is representing Maina’s employer – Common Input Property and Investment Ltd -, instructed a Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday, at the resumption of lawsuits within the case, that he has filed a observe, indicating his purpose to withdraw from further representing his consumer.
The legal professional, who said his quick has no longer been perfected (he has not been paid by means of his consumer), apologised to the court for being absent from proceedings at some stage in a number of the recent adjournments.
Ruling, Justice Okon Abang, who on the previous day, held that, through being absent in court, Adedipe has deserted lawsuits, stated that the awareness the lawyer claimed to have filed was not in the court’s file.[NewsNaira]