NJC Approves Buhari’s Request To Extend Tenure Of Acting CJN

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National Judicial Council (NJC), has approved President Muhammadu Buharis request to extend the tenure of the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Tanko Muhammad.

According to a statement by the its Director council, Soji Oye, said that the approval is as result several deliberations during a meeting which was held last week Thursday.

Mr Oye said contrary to the reports that say that NJC was going to meet next week to deliberate on the extension of Justice Muhammad’s tenure, the council, however, meet on April 18, 2019, which resolved to the approval of his extension.

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“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 88thMeeting 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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