Hon. Justice Elizabeth Kpojime

Justice Kpojime, Nguveren Elizabeth was born on the 16th May 1954 at Turan, Jato-Aka, in Kwande Local Government Area of Benue State, where she hails from.

She had her early education at the Uavande Girls Primary School from 1964 to1966 where she obtained her First School Leaving Certificate and proceeded to Federal Government College Sokoto where she attended school from1967-1971 and came out with her W.A.S.C. She then attended the School of Basic Studies Ugbokolo from 1976 to1978 where she gained an I.J.M.B Certificate.

In 1979, she was admitted to Ahmadu Bello University and graduated from the institution in 1982 with an LL.B (Hons). She also attended the Nigerian Law School, Lagos from 1982 and graduated with a BL(Hons) certificate in 1983.

Justice Kpojime was a Clerical Officer with NITEL, Jos as well as Legal Assistant to Base Commander, NAF Base Makurdi for her NYSC; State Counsel, Ministry of Justice, Makurdi; Company Secretary/Legal Adviser, Taraku Mills Ltd and Director of Public Prosecution, Ministry of Justice until her appointment as High Court Judge.

She is a member of several professional bodies including International Association of Women Judges; National Association of Women Judges; Commonwealth Magistrate and Judges Association and the International Dispute Resolution Institute. Justice Kpojime is also widely travelled, some of the countries she has visited including the United Kingdom, South Korea and Dubai, to mention a few.

She is a widow with children and loves to read.