The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Olukayode Ariwoola, will next week swear-in eleven new justices of the Supreme Court, according to Channels TV.
Recall that, the 10th Senate led by Godswill Akpabio in December 2023 confirmed the 11 justices as requested by President Bola Tinubu.
The Justices billed for swearing-in are:
Hon. Justice Jummai Hannatu Sankey, OFR
Hon. Justice Stephen Jonah Adah
Hon. Justice Mohammed Baba Idris
Hon. Justice Haruna Simon Tsammani
Hon. Justice Jamilu Yammama Tukur
Hon. Justice Abubakar Sadiq Umar
Hon. Justice Chidiebere Nwaoma Uwa
Hon. Justice Chioma Egondu Nwosu-Iheme
Hon. Justice Obande Festus Ogbuinya
Hon. Justice Moore Aseimo A. Adumein
Hon. Justice Habeeb Adewale O. Abiru
When sworn-in, the apex court will have the full complement of 21 justices, as envisaged by the Constitution.