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Like Nnamdi Kanu’s Appeal court ruling, Judge who ruled on Atiku, Obi’s applications transferred, to head Port-Harcourt Division of Appeal Court



 Like Nnamdi Kanu’s Attraction court docket ruling, Decide who dominated on Atiku, Obi’s purposes transferred, to move Port-Harcourt Division of App…

 Like Nnamdi Kanu’s Attraction court docket ruling, Decide who dominated on Atiku, Obi’s purposes transferred, to move Port-Harcourt Division of Attraction Court docket

Recall that the three-man justices of the Court docket of Attraction who gave a ruling that discharged and acquitted the chief of the Indigenous Individuals of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu have been transferred from their numerous divisions.


The three appellate court docket justices have been transferred 4 days after they delivered the judgment on Kanu.

It was learnt that whereas the presiding decide, Justice Jummai Hanatu Sankey, who was within the Gombe Division of the court docket was transferred to Awka Division, Justice Oludotun Adetope-Okojie who delivered the lead judgment, was moved to Owerri and Justice Ebiowei Tobi was transferred to Gombe Division.

The switch of the justices is reportedly contained in a memo dated October 17, which was signed by the President of the Court docket of Attraction, Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem.

The memo careworn that the brand new posting for the justices was with speedy impact as they have been anticipated to report back to their new stations by October 21.

Equally the President of the Court docket of Attraction, Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem has introduced the 2023 posting of Justices of the court docket, with Justice Joseph Ikyegh who delivered rulings within the purposes introduced earlier than the Presidential Election Court docket, sitting in Abuja by the Presidential candidates of the Peoples Democratic Social gathering (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and that of the Labour Social gathering, Mr. Peter Obi transferred to the Port-Harcourt Division of the court docket as presiding Justice.


The posting letter, dated March 7 and signed by the Attraction Court docket President confirmed that the Lagos divi- sion had seven justices, with Justice J. O. Bada as Presiding Justice (PJ), with Justices O. F. Ogbuinya, O. A. Otisi, F. O. Oho, A. S. Umar, A. M. Bayero, and M. I. Sirajo as members.

Kaduna division with 4 Justices has Justice C. N. Uwa as PJ and Justices Audi Wambai, M. B. Idris, and M. S. Hassan as members.

The Ibadan division had Justice M. A. Adumein as PJ and Justices Yargata Nimpar, Gabriel Kolawole, and A. B. Mohammed as members.

For Enugu division, Justice U. I. Ndukwe-Anyanwu is PJ, with Justices J. O. Ok. Oyewole and J. E. Ekanem as members.

Equally, Justice T. N. Orji-Abadua was posted as PJ of Benin division, with Justices F. O. Akinbami and S. O. Nwaka-Gbagi as members.


In Jos division, Justice T. Y. Hassan is PJ, whereas Justices I. A. Andenyangtso, J. G. Abundaga, and Olasumbo Goodluck are members.

Port Harcourt division has Justice Joseph Ikyegh as PJ, whereas Justices S. T. Hussein, F. A. Ojo, and A. Waziri are members.

Abuja division with seven Justices is to be presided over by Justice H. S. Tsam- mani, others Justices within the division embrace Justices S. J. Adah, P. O. Ige, O. E. Williams-Dawodu, U. A. Ogakwu, M. Mustapha, and Danlami Z. Senchi.

For Calabar division, Justice R. C. Agbo is PJ whereas the 2 members of the division are Justices H. A. Barka and B. B. Aliyu.

Ilorin, which has three justices, is presided by Justice O. A. Belgore and each Justices Bitrus Sanga and Ok. I. Amadi as members.


Equally, three justices have been posted to Owerri division, which might be presided by Justice J. H. Sankey, with Justices O. A. Adefope-Okojie and S. A. Bola as members.

Sokoto division with 4 Justices is presided by Justice M. L. Shuaibu, with members Justices R. M. Ab- dullahi, Ebiowei Tobi, and A. M. Talba as members.

Yola division has 4 Justices with Justice I. O. Akeju as PJ and the trio of Justices H. A. Abiru, P. O. Affen, and M. L. Abubakar as members.

Justice C. E. Nwosi-Iheme is PJ of Ekiti division with A. M. Lamido and O. A. Adegbehingbe as mem- bers, whereas the Akure divi- sion, with three Justices, is presided by Justice O. F. Omoleye, with Justices I. Jombo-Ofo and Y. A. Bashir as members.

Makurdi division is presided by Justice M. A. Danjuma, whereas members embrace Justices B. A. Georgewill and I. W. Jauro, Asaba division has Justice Tunde Awotoye as PJ and Justices U. Onyemenam, M. O. Bolaji-Yusuf, and A. O. Obaseki-Adejumo as members.


Justice O. O. Daniel-Kalio is posted as PJ for Awka division, with Justices P. A. Mahmoud and B. I. Gafai as members.

Gombe division has Justice A. A. B. Gumel as PJ, and Justices J. Y. Tukur, M. Danjuma, and A. I. Banjoko as members.

Kano division has Justice Ita Mbaba as PJ, whereas Justices B. M. Ugo and U. A. Musale are members.

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