Tinubu Seeks Senate’s Confirmation Of 11 Nominees As S’Court Justices
President Bola Tinubu has asked the Senate to confirm 11 nominees for appointment
Senate President Godswill Akpabio read the President’s letterplenary on Wednesday.
The Senate Committee on Judiciary and Legal Matters has thereforescreening for the 11 nominees recommended by the National Judicial Council.
Among the nominees is Justice Haruna Tsammani (North-East), who chaired the 2023 Presidential Election Petition Court.
Hon. Justice Jummai Hannatu Sankey, OFR
Hon. Justice Chidiebere Nwaoma Uwa
Hon. Justice Chioma Egondu Nwosu-Iheme
Hon. Justice Moore Aseimo A. Adumein
Hon. Justice Obande Festus Ogbuinya
Hon. Justice Stephen Jonah Adah
Hon. Justice Habeeb Adewale O. Abiru
Hon. Justice Jamilu Yammama Tukur
Hon. Justice Abubakar Sadiq Umar
Hon. Justice Mohammed Baba Idris
When confirmed, the apex court will have the full complement of 21 justices, as envisaged by the Constitution.