Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa on Sunday congratulated an illustrious Deltan, Justice Edirin Okoloko on his appointment as a Judge to Snohomish County Superior Court in Washington State, United States of America.
Okowa in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Charles Aniagwu in Asaba described the appointment as well deserved considering Okoloko’s astute contributions to the legal profession and a rich history of bringing justice to endangered crime victims in the state of Washington.
He thanked Washington State Governor, Jay Inslee for finding, Okoloko, worthy to be appointed and urged him to remain a good ambassador of the state and country by discharging justice to all without fear or favour.
Okowa stressed that Okoloko’s appointment was a testimony that Nigeria and Nigerians had what it took to continue to provide leadership at both local and global arena.
Okoloko excelled in the office’s violent crime, property crime, and District Court units, where he represented the office on the Snohomish County Multiple Agency Response Team which investigated incidents of suspected excessive force by police officers and also successfully prosecuted four murder trials and was recognised by his office for completing a high volume of jury trials.
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