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Supreme Court of Nigeria
Supreme Court of Nigeria
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History of Supreme Court of Nigeria Supreme Court of Nigeria was established in 1963. It is notable as the apex Court that operates on matters involving both Federal and State Laws. The apex judiciary body in Nigeria consisting of the Chief Justice of Nigeria and not more than twenty-one justices that have been determined by an act of the National Assembly, the legal and political imposing Supreme Court complex is located in the famous Three Arms Zone. Security/Safety of Supreme Court of Nigeria This is a very safe location. Writer's Review Visitors are allowed inside the building to experience the hustle and bustle associated with a legal atmosphere. Most common visitors Law practitioners are always present here during its opening hours. "Of the three federal courts in Lagos, the Supreme Court was the first to move to Abuja" - Chief Justice Muhammadu Lawal Uwais

Federal High Court, Gombe
Federal High Court, Gombe

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ABOUT Federal High Court, Gombe is a judicial division of the Nigerian Federal high court. It is the highest law court in Gombe State, Nigeria. It is situated on the Bauchi-Gombe road in Gombe State of Nigeria. The Federal High Court in Gombe is the chief English law court in the State. It is presided over by a chief judge who plays an administrative role in the court. To enhance the effectiveness of the chief judge, other judges actively assist in the administration of the state court division. The Federal High Court is one of the most important places in Gombe State. The high court handles a variety of cases such as cases concerning copyright, citizenship, company law, insurance, family law, personal injury, tax law, criminal law, etc. People who seek to handle one or more of tee case troop into the court every weekday to begin or continue with the case procedures. Since judicial activities commenced at the Federal High Court, it has served the Gombe State community greatly. Inhabitants of the state do not need to travel hours to get legal attention. It is a great addition to the state, especially in the areas of controlling criminal activities and other illegal affairs in the state. SERVICES Federal High Court, Gombe offers legal aid to people according to the dictates of the Nigerian constitution. Several cases are handled by the High Court weekly, some of these cases include: - Citizenship - Personal Injury - Property Law - Banking - Admiralty - Taxation - Customs - Copyright - Trade Practices - Family Law - Contract - Arbitration BEST FEATURES - Standard courtroom - Legal Services - Easily accessible location - Large Parking Space - Security WHO CAN VISIT Federal High Court, Gombe is open to persons who seek to pursue civil cases such as personal injury, contacts, copyright and others. Also, individuals or groups that seek to process legal documents such as agreements, contracts, etc can visit the Federal High Court. BEST TIME TO VISIT Federal High Court Ibadan is open every weekday (Monday-Friday) from 8;00 am to 4:00 pm. To enjoy better services, it is best you visit the High Court in the morming when the offices are less busy.

FCT High Court
FCT High Court

FCT High Court

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History of FCT High Court FCT High Court. This is the High Court for Abuja. It attends to civil and criminal cases. It also attends to appeals from lower courts like the magistrate and district courts. Security/Safety of FCT High Court This is a very safe location. If you must take it, put your phone on Silent Mode while court is in session What To Bring Before heading to FCT High Court, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Your Wig and Black Gown if you are a practicing Lawyer All documents relating to your case Copies of your passport photograph Best Features It is one of the Judicial bodies of Federal Capital Territory Judiciary. It has under it, the High Courts, Magistrate Courts and the Abuja Multi-door Courthouse (also known as the Alternative Dispute Resolution Center) and its support staff. It is headed by the Honorable Chief Judge and a team of Judges. It also features a modern and well-equipped research centre for law students to learn from and legal practitioners to conduct their case research in. Most common visitors Law practitioners, clerical staff, and Journalists.

National Industrial Court of Nigeria, Calabar
National Industrial Court of Nigeria, Calabar

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History of National Industrial Court of Nigeria, Calabar National Industrial Court of Nigeria, Calabar. A judicial powerhouse, this is the Calabar division of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria. It is a specialized court for tackling disputes connected with labour and industrial relations. Security/Safety of National Industrial Court of Nigeria, Calabar This is a very safe location. If you must take it, put your phone on Silent Mode while court is in session What To Bring Before heading to National Industrial Court of Nigeria, Calabar, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Your Wig and Black Gown if you are a practicing Lawyer All documents relating to your case Copies of your passport photograph Most common visitors Law practitioners, clerical staff, Journalists, Labour Union members, and Business owners and individuals.

Federal High Court, Abuja
Federal High Court, Abuja

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History of Federal High Court, Abuja Federal High Court, Abuja. One of the high courts in the country, this building stamps its place as the federal capital's High Court with the sprawling complex of courts and offices, and its beautiful effigy, marking it as a haven of justice. Security/Safety of Federal High Court, Abuja This is a very safe location. Best Features Refuge to those who seek justice, the building contains multiple floors, with wings designated for various purposes. Many ground-breaking judgments were pronounced in the hallowed chambers of the Federal High Court.

Federal High Court, Akure
Federal High Court, Akure

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History of Federal High Court, Akure Federal High Court, Akure. This is a premier court of first instance, that is generally a court of original jurisdiction. Headquartered in Abuja, this is the Ondo state division of the court and it is presided over by a Chief Judge who is assisted by other Judges. Security/Safety of Federal High Court, Akure This is a very safe location. If you must take it, put your phone on Silent Mode while court is in session What To Bring Before heading to Federal High Court, Akure, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Your Wig and Black Gown if you are a practicing Lawyer. All documents relating to your case. Best Features It was originally known as the Federal Revenue Court before it was renamed in 1979. It deals and determines causes and matters within the Federal Legislative competence. It is recognizable from the big structure of Lady Justice wielding a sword and a scale that is visible from any part of the court. Most common visitors Legal practitioners, petitioners, and journalists are some of the people that frequent this location.

Lagos High Court, Igbosere
Lagos High Court, Igbosere

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ABOUT The Lagos High Court Formerly known as the Lagos Supreme Court with its existence dating back to the period of the Cession of Lagos to the British Government as a colony, it became Lagos High Court at the creation of the Federal Supreme Court. It is one of the Judicial bodies of the Lagos Judiciary. The highest ranking Court in the State Judiciary, it has under it the Magistrate Courts, the Customary Courts, and the Customary Court of Appeal. It is headed by the Honorable Chief Judge and a team of Judges. The Lagos High Court System comprises the Criminal Division, The Lands Division, The Family and Probate Division, The Commercial (Fast Track) Division, The General Civil Division, The Special Offences Courts and The Sexual Offences Courts. The rules and procedures governing the operations of the Lagos State High Court is of Lagos State (Civil Procedure) Rules 2019. The Lagos State Judiciary has a rich heritage. The Lagos State Judiciary is the oldest Judiciary in Nigeria. Its existence dates back to the period of the Cession of Lagos to the British Government when it was established and known as the Colony Province Judiciary. The First Court to be established was the Magistrates' Court. When the High Court was established later, it was called the Supreme Court and its jurisdiction was limited to Lagos. At self-government, the Federal Territory of Lagos inherited the two systems of Courts - the Magistrates' Courts and the Supreme Court. At the creation of the Federal Supreme Court, the Lagos Supreme Court became High Court of the Federal Territory Lagos. Hon. Justice Conrad Idowu Taylor became Chief Justice of the Court on the 22nd day of July 1964. The High Court building in Lagos (at Race Course) was the headquarters of the Court and is the oldest and most recognizable Judicial Building in Nigeria. SERVICES The Lagos High Court provide quality and professional service in a knowledgeable manner. We take pride in our work and hold ourselves accountable to the highest standard of performance. BEST FEATURES The oldest and most recognizable Judicial building in Nigeria, this is the High Court for Lagos. It attends to civil and criminal cases. It also attends to appeals from lower courts like the magistrate and district courts. BEST TIME TO VISIT The official time to visit The Lagos High Court is from Monday to Friday (8am - 4pm) WHO CAN VISIT Law practitioners, clerical staff, and Journalists. SAFETY The Lagos High Court is a very safe place to Visit

Federal High Court, Benin
Federal High Court, Benin

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History of Federal High Court, Benin Federal High Court, Benin. This is a premier court of first instance, that is generally a court of original jurisdiction. Headquartered in Abuja, this is the Edo state division of the court and it is presided over by a Chief Judge who is assisted by other Judges. Security/Safety of Federal High Court, Benin This is a very safe location. If you must take it, put your phone on Silent Mode while court is in session What To Bring Before heading to Federal High Court, Benin, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Your Wig and Black Gown if you are a practicing Lawyer. All documents relating to your case. Best Features It was originally known as the Federal Revenue Court before it was renamed in 1979. It deals and determines causes and matters within the Federal Legislative competence. It is recognizable from the big structure of Lady Justice wielding a sword and a scale that is visible from any part of the court. Most common visitors Legal practitioners, petitioners, and journalists are some of the people that frequent this location.