Justice Tanko Muhammad resigns as CJN

Justice Tanko Muhammad has resigned as the Chief Justice of Nigeria.

Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Tanko Muhammad [NAN]

According to Channels TV, he resigned on Sunday night on the grounds of ill-health.

It is also reported that arrangements are ongoing to swear in the next most senior justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Olukayode Ariwoola, as the acting Chief Justice of Nigeria.

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