The Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice I N Auta has secured the Approval of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen to appoint 10 more Judges for the Federal High Court. In a letter dated 3rd April 2017, Justice I.N.Aluta (OFR) requested brother judges to nominate suitable candidates to fill the newly approved positions.
Below is a copy of the Letter
To All Hon. Judges
Federal High Court
Re:APPOINTMENT OF 10 ADDITIONAL JUDGES TO THE FEDERAL HIGH COURT BENCH
The Hon Chief Justice of Nigeria, the Hon. Justice W.S.N Onnoghen GCON has given his consent for the appointment of additional 10 Judges to the Federal High Court Bench.
Your lordships are kindly requested to nominate suitable and qualified candidates for consideration.
It would be highly appreciated if your lordship nomination along with the curriculum vitae and comments on the candidates are forwarded to my chambers latest by 1st May, 2017. The curriculum Vitae and comments of your lordship must contain the Local Government and Secretarial districts of candidates recommended for consideration.
I.N.Aura (OFR), FcI, Arb,F.DRI
09 April, 2017