NJC Recommends Appointment of one Head of Court and 27 other Judicial Officers
The National Judicial Council, at its 103rd meeting presided over by Hon. Justice Olukayode Ariwoola, GCON, considered the list of candidates presented by its Interview Committee and at the end of deliberation, recommended the underlisted names of successful candidates as head of court and other judicial officers for the Federal High Court and the Sharia Courts of Appeal of Kaduna and Kano State.
They are as follows:
GRAND KADI, KADUNA STATE Hon. Kadi Muhammad Aminu Danjuma
TWENTY-THREE (23) JUDGES, FEDERAL HIGH COURT Ekerete Udofot Akpan Hussaini Dadan-Garba Egbe Raphael Joshua Anyalewa Onoja-Alapa Aishatu Auta Ibrahim Ogazi Friday Nkemakonam Ogundare Kehinde Olayiwola Onah Chigozie Sergius Hauwa Buhari Ibrahim Ahmad Kala Hauwa Joeph Yilwa Amina Aliyu Mohammed Sharon Tanko Ishaya Chituru Joy Wigwe-Oreh Musa Kakaki Owoeye Alexander Oluseyi Abiodun Jordan Adeyemi Agbaje Olufunmilola Adetutu Salim Olasupo Ibrahim Dipeolu Deinde Isaac Ariwoola Olukayode Jnr Abdullahi Muhammad Dan-Ige Mashkur Salisu
FOUR (4) KADIS, SHARIA COURT OF APPEAL, KANO STATE 1) Muhammad Adam Kadem 2) Salisu Muhammad Isa 3) Isa Idris Sa’id 4) Aliyu Muhammad Kani
All recommended candidates are expected to be sworn-in after the approval of the NJC recommendations to the President and their respective State Governors and or confirmation by their State Houses of Assembly, as the case may be.