Protesters stormed the national secretariat of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, over the recent suspension of Justice Walter Onnoghen as the Chief Justice of Nigeria (NJC), by President Muhammadu Buhari.
These protesting are members of the National Interest Defenders and Lawyers in Defense of Democracy.
The protesters carried placards written:-
“Tanko Mohammed, stop parading your self as CJN.
“NBA must act now by ordering lawyers to down tool.
“Amaechi, El-Rufai, Akpabio, Malami, APC: brains behind Onnoghen’s trial.
“NJC must reconvene now and expel Justice Tanko Mohammed.”
Just of recent President Buhari suspended Onnoghen and swore-in Justice Tanko Muhammed as CJN.