Justice Olukayode Ariwoola
Justice Olukayode Ariwoola

CJN to induct 62 SANS on Nov 28

NEWS DIGEST – The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Olukayode Ariwoola, will Monday, 28th of November inaugurate not less than 62 new Senior Advocates of Nigeria, SAN.

The inauguration is part of the Supreme’s court plan to formally begin the 2022/2023 legal year.

The Supreme Court’s Director of Press and Information, Dr Akande Festus, in a statement, conveyed the change of date which was earlier fixed for November 21, 2022, for the ceremony, to November 28, 2022.

The new change of date, according to him is to adjust other programmes slated for the court’s new legal year.

“The Supreme Court commenced its annual vacation after a highly eventful and remarkably successful 2021/2022 legal year on Monday, July 23, 2022. Though the Court had started sitting since September 12, 2022, the new legal year ceremony is now being formally held in line with our tradition

“The Honourable Chief Justice of Nigeria will deliver a state-of-the-judiciary address, which is ostensibly to highlight the performance of the Supreme Court, and by extension, the judiciary in the outgoing 2021/2022 legal year,” the statement reads.

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