CJN Tanko Storms Out Of Court Over Rowdiness

Must Read

PDP: We Will Not Allow Judiciary Become Departments Of APC

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says it is ready to explore all constitutional means to ensure that government respects...

S’Court Judgement: I Am Still In Shock – Ihedioha

Former governor of Imo state, Emeka Ihedioha of Imo state, recently sacked by the Supreme Court as governor of...

Residents Flee As Men In Military Uniform Invade Bayelsa Community

  Many residents of Bilabiri community in Ekeremor Local Government Area of Bayelsa State on Friday fled their homes after...

ABU Chancellor Wades Into VC Selection Crisis

Reports have it that the Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Alfred Achebe has...

Ifeanyi Ubah Appeals Against Judgement Sacking Him From Senate

Senator Ifeanyi Ubah has revealed that he has appealed against the judgement of a Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Bwari,...

Justice Tanko Muhammad
CJN Tanko Muhammad

Overwhelmed with crowd at the Supreme Court hall, Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Tanko Muhammad has returned to his chambers.

The CJN, who is presiding over seven outstanding governorship appeals. said the hall was too rowdy.

Read Also: Bribery Scandal: I Have Never Met Shehu Sani: CJN Tanko

The congestion was caused by supporters of the governors from Kano, Sokoto, Bauchi, Adamawa, Imo, Benue, and Plateau states, who had stormed the apex court premises since 6:00am on Monday.

This prompted the Director of Litigation of the Supreme Court, Ibrahim Gold to ask persons with no serious business in the court to leave.

Gold also directed the lead counsel and four others to be in the hall for each of the parties.

He said, “If you are not appearing as a lawyer for the appellant and respondent, please leave the hall. ”


- Advertisement -


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

More Articles Like This

- Advertisement -