Nigerian Appeal Court Says Chief Justice's Trial Must Go On

The Court of Appeal has rejected a request by suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, seeking to stop his trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal. Onnoghen was suspended last week by President Muhammadu Buhari pending the determination of his trial at the tribunal. He is accused of falsely declaring his assets.

Nigerian appeal court rejects judge's bid to stop trial.


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