CCT sacks Onnoghen as Chief Justice of Nigeria


The ex Chief Justice of Nigeria , Justice Walter Onnoghen has been convicted by the Code of Conduct Tribunal for the breach of Code of Conduct for Public Officers.

Danladi Umar, the tribunal chairman has relieved Onnoghen of his duty as the Chief Justice of Nigeria.

Onnoghen was also stripped of all offices earlier occupied which include the chairman of the Federal Judicial Service Commission and the chairman of the National Judicial Council.

He was also ordered to forfeit his five accounts which he had failed to declare as part of his assets.

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