Bulkachuwa Inaugurates Court of Appeal Division
The President of the Court of Appeal, Honorable Justice Zainab Adamu Bulkachuwa, has inaugurated the 19th Court of Appeal division.
Bulkachuwa commissioned the court in Kano. She said its establishment is targeted at improving access to justice.
She also said it will ensure quick dispensation of cases and thr efficient administration of justice.
Bulkachuwa added that long distance travels to court, cost of transportation and delays especially with appeals from Kano and Jigawa state warranted an increase in the number of divisions of the court.
On his part, the State Chief Judge of Kano, Justice Nura Sagir described the inauguration as timely. He said the appellate Court would enable the less privileged in the society have access to justice.