Uwais: Salute to a great jurist At 80

Shortly before Hon. Justice Muhammadu Lawal Uwais retired from the Supreme Court Bench as the Chief Justice of Nigeria on 12th June 2006 at the mandatory retirement age of 70, the late Chief Gani Fawehinmi of blessed memory wrote: “ Hon. Justice Uwais ,C.J.N conducts himself with decorum when he is presiding in the Supreme Court. He exudes the lustre and aura of the mastery of proceeding and has complete control of the court. Though firm, he does not intimidate counsel however young at the Bar. Full story

Posted by Hussaini Ali 14th June, 2016


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