Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad is scheduled to inaugurate 72 legal practitioners recently elevated to the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN.
Justice Muhammad will administer the oath on the 72 SANs at the main courtroom of the Supreme Court on Monday, December 14, 2020.
The inauguration is part of the events that will formally flag off the 2020/2021 legal year of the court.
Director of Information of the Supreme Court, Dr Akande Festus who disclosed this in a statement in Abuja, recalled that the 2019/2020 legal year officially ended on Friday, September, 11. 2020.
Akande disclosed that the event would be limited to stakeholders and dignitaries.