Breaking: CCT Adjourns Proceedings On Onnoghen As Lawyers, CSOs Protest In Abuja (Photos)

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Reports reaching ACEGIST has it that the Code of Conduct Tribunal has adjourned proceedings on the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen indefinitely.

The Code of Conduct Tribunal Said its decision is pending the determination of the application filed at the appeal court against the trial of Onnoghen.

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Meanwhile, Lawyers and some Civil Society Organisations stormed the premises of the Nigerian Bar Association, Abuja, on Monday, to protest against the suspension of Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen and his replacement with the Acting CJN, Ibrahim Tanko Mohammed.

The interest groups include National Interest Defenders and Lawyers in Defense of Democracy.

The protesters held banners, which called for the reconvening of the National Judicial Council, as well as the sack of the acting CJN.

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