Appeal Court President Constitutes 23 Panels Set To Determine 345 Ripe Appeals
Posted: 04/Dec/2020

The Court of Appeal is set to hold its opening ceremony for a special court sitting on 7th day of December, 2020.

Pursuant to the above, the President of the Court of Appeal, Hon. Justice M.B Dongban-Mensem has invited the Chairman of the Body of Senior Advocates of Nigeria (BOSAN) to the ceremony.

The invitation is contained in a letter dated 3rd day of December, 2020 written by Sulaiman Amida Hassan, Esq., Deputy Chief Registrar.

“I am directed by the Honourable President, Court of Appeal, Hon. Justice M.B Dongban-Mensem to humbly request your esteemed presence at the opening ceremony of the Special Sitting of the Justices of the Court of Appeal scheduled to determine 345 Ripe Appeals in Lagos Division by 23 constituted panels”.

Meanwhile, the sitting is scheduled to hold at Court I of the Lagos Division of the Court of Appeal on 7th day of December, 2020 by 9 AM.

In addition, it was stated that “the opening ceremony is intended to be as brief as possible”.