Ekiti Cj Shuts Court Over Violence

Chief Judge of Ekiti State, Justice Ayodeji Daramola has directed the closure of all courts in the state following attacks on judges and invasion of the state high court last Monday and today, Thursday. Justice Daramola said the courts have become vulnerable, as well as senior members of the bar and the bench despite heavy security presence.

Justice Daramola said: “A date for the reopening of the courts shall be announced as soon as adequate and effective security of our judges, magistrates, members of the bar, members of staff of the judiciary and other court users is assured and put in place.”

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