News reaching the awareness is that the Governor of Imo state, Rt Hon Emeka Ihedioha has replaced the President of Imo State Customary Court of Appeal Justice Christiana Anwukah with immediate effect. In her place, he has appointed Justice F.C Abosi as the acting president of the customary court of Appeal.
Justice Anwukah is the wife of the immediate past Minister of State for Education, Prof Anwukah and the mother in law to the daughter of former governor Owelle Rochas Okorocha. Her son, Dr Uzo Anwuka married Okorocha’s second daughter, Mrs Uju Rochas Anwuka.
If you recall, the former governor of Imo state Owelle Rochas Okorocha approved the appointment of Hon. Justice Christiana Ukachi Anwukah as acting President of Imo State Customary Court of Appeal In May 2017 following the sudden demise (after brief illness) of holder of that office, Late Justice P.I. Okpara.
The replaced Justice hails from Nkwerre town, Imo state.