JUSTICE ONNOGHEN is New Chief Justice of Nigeria.
The senate has confirmed Justice Walter Samuel Nkanu onnoghen as the new Chief Justice of Nigeria.
Justice Onnoghen’s confirmation was made during plenary Wednesday sequel to the consideration of the letter sent to the National Assembly by Acting-President Yemi Osinbajo requesting his confirmation as substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria.
After answering series of questions put before him by the Senators,onnoghen took a bow and left the red chamber.
The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, thereafter, put the question for his approval before the Senate. The house unanimously said ‘Yes’ to his confirmation
Saraki directed that copies of the resolution be sent to the government, for immediate action.