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Easter: Industrial Court Begins Vacation 3rd April

1118 Wednesday 22nd March 2023


The Honourable President of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria, His Lordship, Hon. Justice B. B. Kanyip, Ph.D, OFR has declared Monday 3rd April 2023 to Friday 14th April 2023 as Easter vacation.


Hon. President made the declaration pursuant to Order 58 Rule 4 (1) (b) of the NICN Civil Procedure Rules 2017 and other enabling powers.


Justice Kanyip further stated that there will be no normal Court sitting during the period of the vacation and the normal Court sitting shall resume on Monday 17th April 2023.