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PMB Accepts Onnoghen Retirement, Appoints 5 New Supreme Court Justices

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President Muhammadu Buhari has accepted the voluntary retirement from service of Justice Walter Onnoghen as Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) effective from May 28, 2019.

President Muhammadu Buhari has accepted the voluntary retirement from service of Justice Walter Onnoghen as Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) effective from May 28, 2019.

A statement by the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, confirmed this in Abuja on Sunday.

The statement reported the President as thanking Onnoghen for his service to the country and wished him the best of retirement life.

Africa News24 (AN24) reports that President Buhari has written the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, on the appointment of an additional five Justices of the Supreme Court of Nigeria.




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