Armed anti-riot policemen have taken positions on the premises and outside to forestall a possible breakdown of law and order.
Water canon trucks are also on standby to deal with likely protesters.
The courtroom is filled to the brim and with security operatives subjecting journalists and lawyers to rigorous checks.
Meanwhile, President Muhammadu Buhari's Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, Minister of State for Niger Delta, Festus Keyamo, Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong and Kebbi State Governor, Atiku Bagudu are already inside the court . SHARE THIS NEWS USING ANY OF THE BUTTON BELOW PLACE YOUR TEXT ADVERT BELOW ⬇⬇⬇