El-Rufai reacts to Buhari’s suspension of CJN Onnoghen


Governor of Kaduna State, Nasiru Ahmed El-Rufai has commended the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen by President Muhammadu Buhari.

Owojela's Blog had reported that Buhari had on Friday suspended Onnoghen and immediately appointed Tanko Mohammed as acting CJN.

El-rufai in a swift reaction on his official Twitter page, said he solidly supported the decision to suspend Onnoghen.

He tweeted, “SANITY NEEDS RESTORATION: About time this institutional gobbledygook and regionalization to justify admitted wrongdoing are confronted.

“Justice must not give way to legal gymnastics and absurd technicalities. I am solidly with PMB on this, as always!”