Hon. Justice Amina Adamu Augie.
Hon. Justice Amina Adamu Augie is a Justice of the Court of Appeal in Nigeria. Formerly Legal Aid Officer in Sokoto State of Nigeria and Lecturer at the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Justice Augie moved to the judiciary after a stint as Senior State Counsel in the Office of the Chief Counsel to President Shehu Shagari in 1982/84 and Lecturer at the Nigerian Law School, Lagos between 1984 and 88. She was Chief Magistrate, Sokoto State Judiciary, 1988 -92; High Court Judge, Sokoto State Judiciary, 1992-2002. She was appointed a Justice of the Court of Appeal in 2002. She has served as Chairman of various Tribunals/Commissions including Recovery of Public Properties Tribunal, Sokoto, 1995/96; Failed Banks (Recovery of Debts) and Financial Malpractices in Banks Tribunal, Lagos, 1996/99; National Assembly, Governorship and Legislative Houses Election Tribunal, 2000/02; and Judicial Commission of Inquiry into Nigerdock, 2001/02. She also served as Member of the National Committee on Prisons Reform, Member, National Working Group on Juvenile Justice Administration; Chairman, Experts Consultative Meeting on the Passage of the Child Rights Bill and Member, National Child Rights Implementation Committee (NCRIC).