The Senate on Thursday asked the Commissioner Nominee of Nigerian Law Reform (NLR) , Prof. Chukwu Larry to eliminate obsolete part in the nation’s in order to give people dividends of democracy.
Senate through its Chairman on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters. Senator Opeyemi Bamidele made this known while the Professor of Law appeared before the Committee for screening.
According to the Chairman, I will implore you to bring your antecedent as an activist and as scholar. You should ensure that obsolete part of our law should be reformed, the basic good governance is good law.
Most if the Senators present at the screening exercise endorsed the nomination of Prof. Larry Chukwu.
Speaking with newsmen after the screening, when asked about which areas of nation’s law needs urgent reform, the South East Nominee said that there is to amend the Land Use Act because there are many things that wrong with existing law.
The Professor of Law Called for the creation of state Police if the country intended to practice true federalism demanding Autonomy for each region in the country where each region will control it’s resource.
Talking about his efforts in academic field, he said his written is all about the reform of the law to meet up with current challenges.