In Nigeria, Delta State government to rebuild the completely devastated State High Court on Ibusa Road, Asaba with a whopping sum of N100million.
The High Court was burnt beyond imagination by hoodlums who hijacked the EndSARS protest.
The State Commissioner for Housing, Chief Festus Ochonogor made the disclosure while answering questions from journalists shortly after the Chief Judge of the state, Justice Marshall Umukoro, the Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu and the State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Peter Mrakpor (SAN) were conducted round the High Court that was set on fire by hoodlums who hijacked the #ENDSARS protest.
The Housing Commissioner said that the completely ruined buildings are to be completely rebuilt to bring forth an entirely new structure, pointing out that experts from the ministry had been working on the new structural design to produce a new structure between now and the end of the year.
The state Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Peter Umukoro said “It has set the judiciary terribly back; all the court documents were burnt,” stressing “that court record could not be salvaged”.