The Lagos State Judiciary has declared Friday, 24th February, 2023 as half working day for members of staff.
According to a statement issued today by the Acting Chief Registrar, T. A. Elias, the closure is to enable employees of the judiciary to exercise their franchise in the 25th of February, 2023 Presidential election without hinderance.
“I have the directive or the Hon. Chief Judge of Lagos State, Hon .. Justice Kazecm Olanrewaju A1ogba to inform all members of staff of Lagos State Judiciary that Friday, 24th February. 2023 has been declared as Half Working day for members of staff.”
“The reason for this is to ensure all members of staff are not hindered from exercising their political franchise during the forthcoming Presidential and National Assembly Elections scheduled for Saturday, 25Lh February, 2023”
“In view of this, Offices at all Divisions and Districts of Lagos State Judiciary are to close by I pm on Friday 24lh February, 2023.”