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NDP leader Singh ‘too nice to be a politician’ says ex-law school colleague

Friday, November 24, 2017 @ 3:27 PM | By Christopher Guly

Zaid Sayeed remembers attending first year at Osgoode Hall Law School 15 years ago with the man aiming to be Canada’s next prime minister and thought there was “something unique” about Jagmeet Singh that made him stand apart from other students.

Jagmeet SinghThe former Ontario MPP and new federal NDP leader was “the nicest guy in law school,” recalled Sayeed, a 38-year-old litigator who practises municipal law with Municipal Law Chambers in Oakville, Ont.

He said Singh, who is also 38 and went on to practise...