Buhari appoints Bage, Galinje as Justices of Supreme Court

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday approved the appointment of Justices Sidi Bage and Paul Galinje, as Justices of the Supreme Court of Nigeria on the recommendation of the National Judicial Council (NJC).

The Council’s Acting Director of Information, Mr Soji Oye, made the disclosure in a statement made available to newsmen on Friday in Abuja.

Oye said the two Justices would be sworn-in by Justice Walter Onnoghen, the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) on Dec. 5.

Bage and Galinje are from Nasarawa and Taraba state respectively.

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