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SocialMediaTrends: What Nigerians are saying about CJN Tanko’s resignation on health grounds

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CJN warns against disobedience of court orders

Reactions have been trailing the surprise resignation of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Tanko Muhammad based on health grounds.

Many Nigerians were shocked after the CJN made the pronouncement on Monday.

In swift action, President Muhammadu Buhari, has sworn in the most senior Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Olukayode Ariwoola as the acting Chief Justice of Nigeria.

Ariwoola was formerly a Justice of the Nigerian courts of appeal and was appointed to the bench of the supreme court of Nigeria as Justice, on November 22, 2011, and sworn in by the Chief Justice of Nigeria.

Many Nigerians have taken to the social media to air their views.

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See how Nigerians are reacting:

…By Hamzat Rasheed

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