Nigeria Appeal Court Judge Finally Sworn-In

Appeal court judge, Ifeoma Jombo-Ofo, has been sworn-in after Nigeria's Chief Justice, Aloma Mukthar, first refused to do so.
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  • Nigeria:  NJC Directs CJN to Swear in Jombo-Ofo

    This Day, 22 November 2012

    The row over the non-swearing-in of Justice Ifeoma Jombo-Ofo as a justice of the Court of Appeal drew to a close Wednesday with a directive from the National Judicial Council (NJC)... read more »

  • Nigeria:  NJC Directs CJN to Swear-in Jombo-Ofo

    Leadership, 22 November 2012

    The National Judicial Council (NJC), has directed the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Mariam Aloma-Mukhtar to swear-in Justice Ifeoma Jombo-Ofo as a Judge of the Court of... read more »

  • Nigeria:  CJN Bows, Agrees to Swear-in Jombo-Ofor

    Vanguard, 22 November 2012

    The National Judicial Council, NJC, after an emergency meeting in Abuja yesterday, persuaded the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Mariam Aloma Muhktar, to rescind her... read more »