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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics BREAKING: Buhari swears in Tanko Muhammad as Chief Justice of Nigeria – Daily Post Nigeria

    President Muhammadu Buhari has sworn in Justice Mohammad Tanko as the substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN. Mohammad, who was sworn in on Wednesday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, became the 18th CJN. Mohammed, who took over from the immediate past CJN, Walter Onnoghen, was earlier...
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    Metro JUST IN: Appeal Court condemns ‘secret’ CCT sitting suspending Onnoghen, but refuses to rule on it – Premium Times Nigeria

    A three-member panel of the Court of Appeal on Friday declined ruling on the status of the order of the Code of Conduct Tribunal suspending the embattled Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen. Mr Onnoghen was suspended on January 25, based on an order of the tribunal … Read more via...
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    Metro JUST IN: NJC removes Onnoghen, names Tanko as acting chair- DAILY TRUST

    The National Judicial Council, NJC has removed Justice Walter Onnoghen’s name from the Council’s members’ list and named the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, as the acting chairman READ MORE
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    Politics Onnoghen: Buhari Extends Appointment Of Justice Tanko As Acting CJN By 3 Months – Nairaland

    The National Judicial Council (NJC) has approved the request of President Muhammadu Buhari to extended the appointment of Ibrhaim Muhammed, acting chief justice of Nigeria (CJN), by three months. Soji Oye, NJC spokesman, disclosed this in a statement on Saturday. The spokesman was reacting to a...
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    Metro What Onnoghen Will Forfeit In 5 Accounts To FG - Daily Trust

    The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) yesterday convicted the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria(CJN), Walter Onnoghen of false and non-declaration of assets. The tribunal chairman, Danladi Umar, also ordered the immediate removal of Onnoghen from office as the CJN and the Chairman of the National...
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    Politics Tinubu Freed, Orubebe Convicted — CCT Cases Of Five Prominent Nigerians - The Cable

    Tinubu freed, Orubebe convicted — remembering the CCT cases of five prominent Nigerians History was made when Walter Onnoghen, embattled chief justice of Nigeria (CJN), entered the dock at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). He was charged with false assets declaration exactly two years after...
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    Metro VIDEO: Laughter At Tribunal As Onnoghen Asks Photographer: ‘Hope You’re Not Taking My Pants - Sahara reporters

    Walter Onnoghen, the sacked Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), caused quite a stir at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) on Thursday with a remark just before the commencement of the judgement that caught everyone’s attention. The tribunal found him guilty of false declaration of assets in breach...
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    Metro Onnoghen Reacts To CCT Judgement Banning Him From Public Office - Nairaland

    Walter Onnoghen, the embattled Chief Justice of Nigeria, has reacted to the tribunal judgement banning him from public office. Mr Onnoghen, accused of failing to declare some assets traced to him was convicted by the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) in Abuja on Thursday. In convicting the top...
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    Metro CCT to deliver judgment on Onnoghen's trial by noon today - Linda Ikejis Blog

    The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) will today Thursday April 18th by 12 noon, deliver judgement in the trial of the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen. Onnoghen has been on trial over the non-declaration of his assets read more
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    Metro CCT delivers judgment in Onnoghen’s trial Thursday - PUNCH NEWSPAPER

    The Code of Conduct Tribunal on Monday fixed Thursday for its final judgment in the charges of false and non-declaration of assets instituted against Justice Walter Onnoghen, who reportedly resigned as the Chief Justice of Nigeria on April 4. The Danladi Umar-led three-man bench fixed the date...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Onnoghen’s Lawyer Confirms Ex-CJN’s Resignation, Reveals Why He Took Decision – Tori News

    Justice Walter Onnoghen has bowed out of the judiciary after several years of a meritorious service which ended in controversies of alleged fraud. Read more via Tori News – http://bit.ly/2WPGrfv Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Video Nigeria News Today - Walter Onnoghen Resigns As The Chief Justice Of Nigeria With Immediate Effect

    Today's News Highlights Includes; Walter Onnoghen Resigns As The Chief Justice Of Nigeria With Immediate Effect - THE CABLE https://www.nigerianbulletin.com/threads/walter-onnoghen-resigns-as-the-chief-justice-of-nigeria-with-immediate-effect-the-cable.381004/ F-SARS arrests Governor Ajimobi's...
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    Metro Walter Onnoghen Resigns As The Chief Justice Of Nigeria With Immediate Effect - THE CABLE

    Walter Onnoghen has resigned as the chief justice of Nigeria (CJN) with immediate effect, TheCable can report. He turned in his resignation letter to President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday evening, a day after the National Judicial Council (NJC) recommended that he be compulsorily retired for...
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    Metro EXCLUSIVE: Onnoghen stands to get N2.5bn benefits in ‘soft landing’ option - THE CABLE

    If President Muhammadu Buhari goes by the recommendation of the National Judicial Council (NJC), Walter Onnoghen, the chief justice of Nigeria (CJN) could get retirement benefits in cash and kind up to N2.5 billion, checks by TheCable have revealed. As part of the package for a retired chief...
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    Metro Tribunal dismisses Onnoghen’s no-case submission - PREMIUM TIMES

    The Code of Conduct Tribunal has dismissed a no-case application brought by the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen. Mr Onnoghen had earlier on Friday dismissed charges of false asset declaration against him as “useless and invalid”, saying the Code of Conduct Bureau failed to...
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    Metro BREAKING: Onnoghen Pleads Not Guilty, Granted Bail On Self-recognition - Sahara Reporters

    Walter Onnoghen, the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), has pleaded not guilty to the six-count charge preferred against him over fraudulent declaration of assets. He is standing trial before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). After initially refusing to appear before the CCT, a bench...
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    Politics Malami asks INEC to postpone elections in Zamfara – TheCable

    Abubakar Malami, the attorney-general of the federation, has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to postpone elections in Zamfara state because of litigation. In a letter dated February 13, 2019, Malami said he was acting based on a petition from a law firm claiming that...
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    Politics Onnoghen absent as CCT adjourns his trial till Feb 13 - The Cable

    The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has adjourned the case against Walter Onnoghen, suspended chief justice of Nigeria (CJN), till February 13. The adjournment was sequel to the application of Adeboyega Awomolo, counsel to Onnoghen. The ex-CJN was absent at the tribunal like he was on previous...
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    Politics El-Rufai: Onnoghen has no shame but he must go - thecable

    Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna state, has described Walter Onnoghen, suspended chief justice of Nigeria (CJN), as a “shameless judge” who has demonstrated that he is no longer fit to continue in office. He said this when hundreds of supporters of President Muhammadu Buhari marched to the...
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    Politics BREAKING: Buhari suspends Onnoghen, swears in Mohammed as new CJN - the cable

    President Muhammadu Buhari has suspended Walter Onnoghen as chief justice of Nigeria (CJN). He has sworn in Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed, from Bauchi state, as the new CJN. Mohammed is the next to Onnoghen in the order of seniority. Buhari said the suspension was based on the order of Code of...