Why I Suspended Onnoghen As CJN – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says he suspended Justice Walter Onnoghen as the Chief Justice of Nigeria following an order from the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). Below is the text of the address by President Buhari on the suspension of Justice Onnoghen as CJN and swearing-in of the acting chief justice. “Fellow Nigerians, a short while […]

Buhari Suspends Onnoghen, Swears In Mohammed As New Chief Justice Of Nigeria

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has suspended Walter Onnoghen  as chief justice of Nigeria (CJN). AN24 reports that the President has sworn in Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed, from Bauchi state, as the new CJN. This online news platform understands that Mohammed is the next to Onnoghen in the order of seniority. President Buhari said the suspension was […]