The Chief Judge of Delta State, Honourable Justice Marshal Umukoro has declared a 42 days vacation for the High Court of Delta State.
A statement by the Head of Protocol/Public Relations Department, High Court of Justice Asaba, Barr Agbaragu Timothy says that the six weeks’ vacation will begin fromTuesday August 1, to Wednesday September 27, 2017.
According to the statement, vacation Judges assigned to hear and determine urgent matters, cases and suits during the vacation period are Hon. Justice Michael Nduka Obi sitting in the High Court of Justice Warri, for Delta South Senatorial District, and Hon. Justice O. Jalogho-Williams would be sitting in the High Court of Justice Effurun, for Delta South Senatorial District, while Hon. Justice Marcel Chukwunnedum Okoh is to sit in the High Court of Justice Asaba, for Delta North Senatorial District.
The statement enjoined Legal Practitioners, litigants and the general public to note and take necessary action.
It further disclosed that the 2017/2018 Legal Year shall commence on Thursday September 28, 2017.