In a first-ever, High Court held a hearing on Tuesday with an all-female judge’s bench.
High Court said that the bench comprised of Judge Fathimath Faruheeza, Judge Huzaifa Mohamed and Judge Dheebanaz Fahumy
The court comprises of 11 judges in total – of which three are women.
Although cases have been heard by judge’s benches comprising female judges at High Court previously – this is the first time a case is overseen by an all-female bench.
The case being heard by judges is an appeal submitted by Nazaki Company against Mauritius Commercial Bank.