The Senate on Wednesday confirmed justice Olukayode Ariwoola as the substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria.
The confirmation followed the screening of Justice Ariwoola by the Committee of the Whole inside the Senate chambers.
This motion for the screening was moved by the Senate Leader, Senator Ibrahim Gobir, at the plenary at 11:35 am.
During the screening, Justice Ariwoola responded to questions posed to him by Senators.
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