The lawyer to the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, Adegboyega Awomolo (SAN) has confirmed the resignation of his cient
According to him, the embattled Onnoghen resigned on Thursday citimg interest of judiciary as reason.
The lawyer said: “I have just spoken with him. He confirmed to me that he resigned yesterday.
“He said he resigned in the interest of the Judiciary.”
Onneghen is being tried at the Code of Conduct Tribunal over alleged false asset declaration.