Acting CJN Swears In New Supreme Court Justices

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Updated December 5, 2016

Acting CJN Swears In New Supreme Court JusticesThe Acting Chief Justice Of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, has sworn in two new justices of the Supreme Court.

Before the recent appointment, the two newly appointed justices of the Supreme Court, Justice Paul Galinje and Justice Sidi-Daudu Baje, had served as judges of the Appeal Court.

According to the acting CJN, their appointment came at a time the third arm of government, (the judiciary), is facing serious integrity challenges from the public.

After administering their oath of office, he then urged the elevated justices to work at preserving the integrity of the judiciary.