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Lamido swears in 3 new judges in Dutse

29 November 2012, 10:25

Jigawa -  Gov. Sule Lamido of Jigawa  on Wednesday urged Judges in the state to fear God in the discharge of their duties.

Lamido made this known while swearing in three new High Court judges in Dutse.

``I urge you to do the right thing at the right time while discharging your responsibility. I also want you to protect your image and reputation,'' Lamido said.

He said that he would not interfere with the functions of the judiciary as enshrined in the principles of separation of powers.

The governor said the State Government had created enabling environment for the judiciary, adding that the administration had built a court complex, which was ready for inauguration.

The new justices are; Ado Yusuf and Ahmed Abubakar, while Muhammad Sani was sworn in  as Khadi of Sharia Court of appeal.



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