Monday, 22 November 2021 14:43

Federal High Court begins vacation Dec 20, okays 6 judges to sit in 3 divisions

The Federal High Court, will on December 20, commence its Christmas vacation.


Consequently, the court said it would resume sitting on January 10.

“It is important to state that during the vacation, only matters relating to the enforcement of fundamental Rights; Arrest or Release of Vessels and matters that concern dire National interest are to be entertained”.

Justices Ahmed Mohammed and Zainab Abubakar (Abuja Division), Justices Daniel E. Osiagor and A.O. Awogboro (Lagos Division), as well as, Justices A.T. Mohammed and S.I. Mark.

“In the programme of events, the new Legal Year thanksgiving service and court session would be held on Tuesday, 14th December, 2021, to officially mark the commencement of activities in the courts as indicated in the circular.

“The Chief Judge stated in the circular that there shall be a special valedictory court session on Monday, 13th December 2021, in honour of the former Chief Judge of the court, Late Hon. Justice Adamu Abdu-Kafarati”, the statement added.


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