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29th February 2012|
A COURT SESSION HOLDS IN HONOUR OF HON. JUSTICE RICHARD UWA AGUTA KSM, RTD CHIEF JUDGE OF IMO STATE (CONPRISING - IMO, ABIA AND EBONYI STATES).
|Late Hon. Justice Richard Uwa Aguta was born to the family of Chief Abraham & Sarah Aguta, of Umude, Ubakuru Mbieri, o November 11th 1924.
After his professional education in London, he was called to the Bar In November 1953;
Appointed a High Court Judge of East Central State on October 2nd, 1974;
On 25th October, 1984 he was appointed Chief Judge of Imo State (Comprising - Imo, Abia and Ebonyi States).
He was the first Barrister from Mbieri, and the first High Court Judge from the old Owerri Division. He is survived by Lady Mercy O. Aguta – wife, five Children and numerous Grandchildren.