12 new FCT High Court Judges set for inauguration 

Twelve newly appointed Judges for the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory will be sworn-in on Wednesday by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Olukayode Ariwoola.

The inauguration of the jurists has been slated to be held at the Main Courtroom of the Supreme Court of Nigeria at 10am.

In a statement, the Director of Information and Press of the Supreme Court, Dr Akande Festus, who confirmed the development gave the names of the new Judges as Buetnaan Mandy Bassi from Plateau State; Ademuyiwa Olakunle Oyeyipo from Kwara State; Bamodu Odunayo Olutomi from Lagos State; Iheabunike Anumaenwe Godwin from Imo State and Odo Celestine Obinna from Enugu State and Hauwa Lawal Gummi from Zamfara State respectively.

Others are Sarah Benjamin Inesu Avoh from Bayelsa State; Maryam Iye Yusuf from Kogi State; Ariwoola Oluwakemi Victoria from Oyo State; Lesley Nkesi Belema Wike from Rivers State; Ibrahim Tanko Munirat from Bauchi State and Abdulrahman Usman from Taraba State.