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President Buhari extends Tanko Muhammad tenure as acting CJN

President Buhari extends Tanko Muhammad tenure as acting CJN 1

President Muhammadu Buhari has extended the tenure of Justice Tanko Muhammad as Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) by another three months.

Spokesman of the NJC, Soji Oye, disclosed this in a statement on Saturday, where he stated that the council had approved Buhari’s request to extend the Muhammad’s appointment.

He said:

“The attention of the National Judicial Council has been drawn to an online newspaper and daily newspaper report stating that the council would meet next week to deliberate on the extension of the Acting Appointment of Honourable Dr. Justice I. T. Muhammad CFR, as the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria,”

“Contrary to the above, the Council actually met on Thursday 18th April, 2019 and at the 88th Meeting considered and approved the request of President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, for the extension of the Appointment of Hon. Dr. Justice I. T. Muhammad, CFR, as the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria for another three (3) months and Council has since forwarded its approval to the president.”

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