The appeal court is set to deliver judgment on the appeal filed by Walter Onnoghen, removed Chief justice of Nigeria (CJN), on Friday.
The Cable reports that the announcement was contained in a short statement issued by Sa’adatu Musa Kachalla, spokesperson of the court, today.
“Notice is hereby given. The Appeal filed by Hon. Justice Walter Onnoghen is ripe for judgement, tomorrow morning in Abuja Division. Thank you for your usual cooperation,” Kachalla said.
The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) had convicted Onnoghen on six counts bordering on false assets declaration and removed him from his seat as Chief Justice of Nigeria, a development, some legal practitioners have reacted against.
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