How suspended Onnoghen tendered his resignation letter at Aso Rock

• Presidency keeps mum • As Supreme Court, NJC feign ignorance Some justices of the Supreme Court delivered Walter Onnoghen’s resignation letter to the Chief of Staff to the President, Malam Abba Kyari, on Thursday, latest information on the matter have revealed. Onnoghen’s resignation as Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) became public on Friday, a day after the National Judicial Council (NJC) recommended his compulsory retirement for misconduct, with Buhari expected to take a decision on the recommendation, which could include having to forfeit his retirement benefits, Onnoghen decided that…

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Asset declaration charges against me ‘invalid, useless’ – Onnoghen

You have case to answer, FG fires back The suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, on Friday, demanded an apology from the Federal Government for dragging him before the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, for trial over his alleged failure to properly declare his assets. The CJN, who was temporarily removed from office by President Muhammadu Buhari on January 25 owing to allegations against him, said he deserved an apology since the Federal Government failed to tender any credible evidence before the tribunal to establish that he…

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We’d Be Fools If We Let Buhari Deceives Us The Second Time, Says Obasanjo

… Doubts INEC’s neutrality in forthcoming general elections   [Ishaku Yohanna] Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday took a swipe at President Muhammadu Buhari, accusing him of not only failing in all aspects of governance but also plotting to rig the coming election. The former president said Buhari’s alleged desperation to remain in power despite his mental and physical incapacitation reminds him of the era of a former military dictator, Sani Abacha. Obasanjo stated this in his 16-page address titled: Points for Concern and Action, given to journalists at the Olusegun…

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