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Buhari Swears In Justice Ariwoola As CJN

Justice Ariwoola Olukayode has been sworn in as the substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria.

Justice Ariwoola took the judicial oath of office on Wednesday admministered by President Muhammadu Buhari in a brief ceremony at the Council Chambers in Abuja before the commencement of the weekly Federal Executive Council meeting presided over by the President.

The ceremony was witnessed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, ministers, other justices of the Supreme Court, Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde and his Ondo State counterpart, Rotimi Akeredolu.

Justice Ariwoola was appointed a Justice of the Supreme Court on November 22, 2011, by President Goodluck Jonathan.

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