Chief Justice Ivor Archie has left the country on vacation until May 9th.
The confirmation came via a statement by the Judiciary.
The statement says: "The Hounourable Mr Justice Allan Mendonca J.A. will perform the functions of Chief Justice in the absence of The Honourable the Chief Justice Mr Justice Ivor Archie who is out of the country on vacation leave from Tuesday 20th March 2018 to Wednesday 9th May 2018."
The CJ had indicated that he would proceed on vacation leave after standing down his request for a controversial sabbatical leave.