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    Politics Ex-CJN Tanko yet to get entitlements nine months after leaving office - Daily Trust
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    Metro BREAKING: Justice Tanko Muhammad Resigns As CJN - Channels TV
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    Politics BREAKING: Supreme court dismisses Atiku’s petition against Buhari’s election - Daily Post

    The Supreme Court, Wednesday dismissed the petition filed by the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar challenging the declaration of President Muhammadu Buhari as winner of the February 23, presidential election for lack of merit. The Chief Justice of...
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    Politics Termites ate my school certificate — CJN Tanko - Linda Ikejis Blog

    An affidavit which Tanko Muhammad, the new Chief Justice of Nigeria submitted to the Senate last week ahead of his confirmation as the head of the Supreme Court, revealed claims of termites destroying his primary school certificate. He alleged that his documents were destroyed beyond recovery...
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    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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    Video Nigeria News Today - Senate Confirms Tanko Mohammed As Substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria

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    Politics Senate confirms Tanko Mohammed as substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

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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 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 BREAKING: Onnoghen Convicted, Banned From Holding Public Office For 10 Years - Channels Tv

    The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has convicted the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Walter Onnoghen and has banned him from holding any public office for 10 years 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...
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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 CCT admits petition, Onnoghen’s assets declaration forms as exhibits – Punch Newspapers

    Ade Adesmoju, Abuja The trial of the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, on charges of non-declaration and false declaration of charges, started on Monday, with the tribunal admitting first set of exhibits. The exhibits tendered by the prosecution led by Mr. Aliyu Umar...
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    Metro Onnoghen Absent From CCT Over Toothache, High Blood Pressure – Tori News

    To justify the defendant’s absence, Awomolo produced a medical report obtained by Onnoghen from the hospital where he was said to be receiving treatment. Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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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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    Metro BREAKING: Onnoghen Appears Before CCT - Sahara reporters

    Walter Onnoghen, the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), has appeared before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) in Abuja. He arrived at some minutes past 10am, in a black Toyota jeep. Onnoghen is standing trial before the CCT over allegations of fraudulent declaration of assets. read more
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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 Breaking: CCT orders Police, DSS to arrest suspended CJN, Onnoghen - VANGUARD NEWSPAPER

    The Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, sitting in Abuja, has ordered key security agencies in the country to arrest the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, and produce him for trial on Friday February 15th. REaD more
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    Video Nigeria News Today - Senate withdraws Onnoghen case from Supreme Court

    Today's News Highlights Include: Senate withdraws Onnoghen case from Supreme Court Please forgive me – Oby Ezekwesili begs… Body Found in Wreckage of Footballer Sala’s Plane...
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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...