The State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun gave this commendation during the swearing in ceremony of the newly appointed Acting President of the Ogun State Customary of Appeal and the Eight High Court Judges held at the June 12 Cultural Centre, Abeokuta, the State Capital.
Appreciating the State Chief Judge for her positive development to the State Judiciary, Governor Abiodun described Hon. Justice Mosunmola Dipeolu as a leader whose tenure will be recorded as one of the truly great eras in the administration of Justice in the State.
“ I would recognise the noble role being played by the Chief Judge of Ogun State, her Lordship, Hon. Justice Mosunmola Dipeolu as today’s appointment is emblematic as a leader whose tenure will be recorded as one of the truly great eras in the administration of Justice in the State’ His excellency added
Abiodun who implored the new Acting President of Ogun State Customary Court of Appeal to remain unshaken and faithful to the oath of office, also urged the eight new Judges to reflect wisdom, credibility, tact and other positive values that the wig symbolises.
His words “I charge you the President of the state Customary Court of Appeal to provide the right kind of leadership for the Customary Court of Appeal, you must also guard the loins to build new credentials to these higher positions on the bench”.
Hon. Justice Adebisi Femi- Segun was appointed as the Acting President of the Ogun State Customary Court of Appeal while Hon. Justice Oluwafunke Odubanjo, Hon. Justice Ireti-Olu Awofeso, Hon. Justice Adeola Adelaja, Hon. Justice Bamidele Adebayo, Hon. Justice Basirat Adebowale, Hon. Justice Ayodele Omoniyi, Hon. Justice Sunday Adeniyi, Hon. Justice Abimbola Shokunbi were appointed as Honorable Judges.
Earlier,the Judges had pledged to be faithful, preserve and protect the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and as well discharge their duties to the best of their abilities.