Breaking: Trial Of CJN Adjourned

By Ikenga Chronicles January 14, 2019

Breaking: Trial Of CJN Adjourned

The trial of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen at the Code Of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), over alleged non-disclosure of all assets has been adjourned.

The case was adjourned to the 22nd of January, 2019,for the hearing of the motion filed by the defense council on the jurisdiction of the CCT to hear the case.

Earlier, the prosecution had accepted that there was no proper service of summons in the case.

94 lawyers, including 47 Senior Advocates of Nigeria were at the CCT as part of the CJN’s defence counsel.