BREAKING: Buhari In Tears, As Court Of Appeal Delivers Judgement In Favour Of Onnoghen

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The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja, has ruled that the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, breached Walter Onnoghen’s, the former Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, right to fair hearing, when it ordered his suspension, pending the determination of his trial before the Tribunal.

Danladi Umar, the Chairman of the Tribunal, had ordered Onnoghen to step aside, pending the ruling of the CCT.

However, in its ruling on Friday, a three-man bench, led by Stephen Adah, held that the CCT’s exparte order breached the ex-CJN’s right to fair hearing.

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