Buhari nominates Justice Salisu Garba Abdullahi as CJ HC of FCT

By Haruna Salam

President Muhammad Buhari has nominated Garba Abdullahi as Chief Judge of High Court of the Federal Capital , Abuja.

This was contained in a letter sent to the and read by President, Ahmed on Tuesday at plenary, pursuant to section 256 (1) of the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (as amended).

“I hereby request the confirmation of Salisu Garba Abdullahi, Acting Chief Judge of the Federal Capital as substantive Chief Judge of High Court of FCT, Buhari’s letter said.

The President’s request was referred to Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Matters to report back to plenary in two .