It is hereby announced for the information of the general public, particularly Deltans that activities marking the celebration of the 2016/2017 Legal Year in Delta State will hold on Monday, October 10 and Tuesday, October 11, 2016.
To commence the event, His Lordship, Honourable Justice Marshal Umokoro, Chief Judge of Delta State, will lead his brother Judges to a Thanksgiving Mass at Immanuel the Saviour Catholic Church, High Court Road, Asaba, on Monday, October 10, 2016 at 10 am prompt.
Also on Monday, October 10, 2016, there will be a Special Court Session and Lunch for Judges, Revenue Court Judges, Magistrates, Presidents of the Area and Customary Courts, Legal Practitioners and other invited guests at 12 noon prompt.
Other activities lined up to mark the celebration are as follows;
Tuesday October 11, 2016:
11:00am – Courtesy call on His Excellency, Senator Dr. Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa Governor of Delta State by the State Chief Judge, Honourable Justice Marshal Umukoro and his brother Judges.
12:00noon – Judges Conference at High Court 1, High Court Road Asaba.
Accordingly, Senior Advocates of Nigeria, Members of the Nigeria Bar Association, Traditional Rulers and other stakeholders in the administration of justice in Delta State, are by this announcement invited to attend the ceremony.
Guests are to be seated at the venue 30 minutes before the commencement of the event for each day.

Paul Osahor
Director of Information