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Walter Onnoghen

20 Feb 2017
Senate President Abubakar Bukola Saraki is expected to read the two pending letters from President Muhammadu Buhari to extend his holiday in London and the nomination of Justice Onnoghen as Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN).
8 Feb 2017
The inability of President Muhammadu Buhari to resume duties on February 6 as contained in his earlier vacation letter to the Senate has triggered a debate over the legitimacy of the Vice President...
5 Feb 2017
Why has President Buhari refused to forward Justice Onnoghen’s name to the Senate? Why has the government failed to offer any explanation? What is the implication of this action on the health of the nations institutions?
3 Feb 2017
Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, yesterday appealed to Nigerians to be calm and allow President Muhammadu Buhari a free hand to perform his constitutional duties as they affect his appointment in substantive capacity.
28 Dec 2016
Former President of Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Olisa Agbakoba (SAN), said Justice Onnoghen ought to have been appointed in substantive capacity. “It is just causing uncertainty because it went through a normal procedure,” he said.
4 Dec 2016
Already, there were insinuations that Mr. President had not acted in good faith by not transmitting Justice Onnoghen’s nomination to the Senate for screening and confirmation.
24 Nov 2016
The Cross River State governor, Senator Ben Ayade, has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for appointing Justice Walter Onnoghen as the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria.
22 Nov 2016
Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, has lately been in the eyes of the storm. This is due to the numerous controversial and contentious decisions he had given in political disputes.
1 Nov 2016
The ceremony, which took place at the National Judicial Institute was performed personally by the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) and Chairman of NJC, Justice Mahmud Mohammed.


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