The Nasarawa State Judicial Service Commission, JSC, has suspended its Chief Registrar of High Court of Justice, Abdullahi Ahmed-Sani, and Deputy Chief Registrar, Edward Ali-Liman, over alleged misconduct.
This is contained in a news statement signed by Executive Secretary of the Commission Isa Ebini-Kana, and made available to Top Court News.
The Executive Secretary in the statement said the suspension followed the decision reached at the emergency meeting of the Commission on July 1, 2021.
He said the Commission deliberated on the complaint of misconduct written against the two officers and suspended them to pave way for proper investigation without interference.
He said Esther Mami-Ejeh, Chief Registrar, Customary Court of Appeal is to cover the duties of the Chief Registrar, High Court of Justice while, Hadiza Abubakar, Deputy Chief Registrar, Magistrates Affairs at the High Court is to cover the duties of the Deputy Chief Registrar Personnel.
He, therefore, called on the staff of the state judiciary and the general public not to have any business with the suspended officers until the outcome of the investigation