“Today we are here to Commission Gombe division of court of appeal, I pray that the Gombe division will not only be the 20th in number but will rank among the best in the performance and justice delivery.
“We have just Commission the Asaba, Oka and Kano division some days a go so Gombe is going to be the 20th,” she said.
Gov. Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State said the inauguration of the court, marked an important milestone in the development of judiciary in the state and the country in general.
“The new Gombe division of the court of appeal will promote faster resolution of judicial matters, increase access to justice to our people and reduce the cost of traveling for long distance,” he said.
He said that the court will be easily accessibly to people from neighbouring Borno and Yobe.
He, however, assured that his administration would continue having cordial relationship with the judiciary.
The News Agency of Nigeria NAN reports that the court has three Judges from three states. (NAN)