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Industrial Court President, Justice Kanyip inspects Bauchi permanent site ahead of foundation-breaking ceremony

1262 Monday 29th November 2021

The Honourable President of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria, His Lordship, Hon. Justice Benedict Kanyip, Ph.D., FNIALS on Monday 29th November 2021 in his determination to expand the frontier of labour justice led the management staff of the court to Bauchi State to inspect the progress of work in preparation for the foundation-breaking ceremony of the court permanent site, tipped for January 2022 to be performed by the Chief Justice of Federation, Hon. Justice Tanko Muhammed.

Chief Registrar, Olurotimi Daudu standing beside Justice Kanyip during the inspection tour

The proposed site is situated off Murtala Muhammed way, behind games village, Bauchi, Bauchi State, North-East Nigeria.

While on an inspection tour, Justice Kanyip expressed that the edifice when completed will provide succor and a better working environment for the actualization of an effective and efficient justice delivery system in the state, the region, and the nation at large.

Justice kanyip being shown the topology of the land by the site engineer

His lordship and entourage were received by the presiding Judge of Bauchi State, Hon. Justice Mustapha Tijjani and also paid a courtesy visit to the Bauchi State Chief Judge, Hon. Justice Rabi Talatu Umar at the state high court complex.

Among the Hon. President's entourage was the Chief Registrar, Mr. Olurotimi Daudu, Director of Finance and Accounts, Bello Abdul-Rafiu; the Deputy Chief Registrar, Mr. Peter Udomiaye and Mr. Dogara Aluwong among others.

Justice kanyip with the Chief Judge of Bauchi State, Justice Rabi Talatu

The Hon. President also had an interactive session with the staff and members of the Nigerian Bar Association, Bauchi Branch.

PNICN, Justice Kanyip in group photograph with the members of the NBA, Bauchi Branch

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