President Buhari Appoints New Acting FCT Chief Judge
Information gathered that, President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Justice Husseini Baba-Yusuf as the acting Chief Judge of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory.
Director of Information, Soji Oye, revealed this in a press statement on Saturday, August 14.
President Buhari Appoints
The appointment, which took effect from August 1, follows the recommendation of the National Judicial Council (NJC).
The statement adds:
Hon Justice Husseini Baba-Yusuf will be sworn-in by the Chief Justice of Nigeria and Chairman of the National Judicial Council, Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, CFR, on Monday, August 16, 2021, by 10am at the Supreme Court of Nigeria.