President Buhari will today at about 2pm at the state house Abuja, swear in acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Nkanu Onnoghen. ‎This follows the retirement of the current CJN, Justice Mahmud Muhammed, who will officially retire today having attained the retirement age of ‎70.

The National Judicial Council had on October 5th forwarded Justice Onnoghen name to President Buhari as Muhammed’s replacement.