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Breaking! Buhari Swears In Muhammad Tanko As Chief Justice Of Nigeria

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Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has sworn in acting Justice Mohammad Tanko as the substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN.

Mohammed, who took over from the immediate past CJN, Walter Onnoghen, was sworn in on Wednesday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, becoming the 18th CJN.

He was earlier screened and cleared by the Senate last week.

Recall that Mohammed Tanko rose to the position of CJN after Buhari suspended the Walter Onnoghen over alleged irregularities in the declaration of his assets.

 

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