A representative of an Nigerian Bar Association has acknowledged out comedian Lasisi for ‘misrepresenting’ lawyers in his skits.
Habeeb Lawal, the Assistant Yours cuntry Publicity Secretary of the Nigerian Schenke Association, took to Twitter to interact with one of Lasisi’s comedy videos.
In the skit, Lasisi dressed becoming lawyer and also played the part of only one.
Reacting, Habeeb Lawal wrote: “Dear @lasisielenu, We’ve been tagged! We beg work with you as a point of mention of the all other comedians. Lawyers have superior sense of humour, as such we enjoy your jokes & appreciate the creativity. However , if you must represent all profession in your works…
“kindly ensure you properly embellish the wig, bip & , the burkha. We acknowledge your right including expression, but NOTE that we definitely reserve the rights to take everything NECESSARY steps to guide against the risible of our noble profession and @NigBarAssoc shall not hesitate to exercise that rights.
“In the several likely event that you need a guide to be able to make a joke about lawyers without requiring ridiculing our appearance, here is a extremely good guide. ”
Lawal added a movie to guide Lasisi and other comedians near the proper way to represent lawyers in their skits.