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President Buhari suspends CJN Onnoghen

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CCT adjourns trial of suspended CJN, Onnoghen

President Muhammadu Buhari has suspended the Chief Justice of Nigeira (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, pending the completion of his trial at the Code of Condcut Tribunal.

President Buhari announced the suspension at the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Friday.

He said the suspension was as a result of the order of the CCT directing him to suspend Onnoghen, pending the completion of his trial.

The President has sworn-in Justice Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed as the acting CJN.

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Mohammed who hails from Bauchi state is the most senior justice of the Supreme Court.

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