Thursday, September 23, 2021
Array

Lalong hails Buhari for appointing Justice Mensem as acting President of Court of Appeal

Must read

- Advertisement -

The Plateau State governor, Simon Lalong, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for appointing Justice Dongban Mensem as the acting president of the Court of Appeal.

Mr Lalong, in a congratulatory message signed by his director of press and public affairs, Makut Macham, also hailed the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Mohammed Tanko, for his recommendation of the appointment, in line with constitutional provisions and judicial tradition.

The governor described her appointment as well deserved, “for her impeccable record of performance in the Judiciary over many years”.

READ ALSO: Clark wants Dalung sacked over alleged disloyalty against Osinbajo

READ ALSO:   Constitution review: CJN wants Supreme Court Justices reduced to 16, increase in judges salary

According to the statement, Mr Lalong “has no doubt that justice Dongban will discharge her new responsibility with the highest decorum, professionalism, diligence and patriotism so as to add value to the second-highest court in the land.”

READ ALSO:   Breaking: Appeal Court orders CCT to suspend CJN’s trial

“We in Plateau State are extremely proud of this feat by one of our daughters who has given her best in the service of Nigeria and in dispensing justice to all manner of people without fear or favour.”

“We have no doubt that she will excel in this huge responsibility and demonstrate the true Plateau spirit of honesty, fairness and fear of God. We shall uphold her in prayers,” the statement added.

READ ALSO:   Jos killings: Gov. Lalong visits survivors at hospitals
- Advertisement -

More articles

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here
READ ALSO:   Chukwu replaces Kukasheka as Army spokesman

- Advertisement -

Latest article

- Advertisement -
cosgrove