The substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria, Ibrahim Tanko Mohammad has lauded the Judiciary system of the country.

 

Muhammad said he was proud to say that the Nigeria Judiciary is one of the best in Africa.

 

He stated this during an interview after he was sworn in by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Wednesday.

 

Muhammad was appointed acting CJN immediately after Walter Onnoghen was suspended as the Chief Justice of Nigeria.

 

Those present at swearing in were the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Speaker of the House, Femi Gbajabiamila and the Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege.

 

Also at the ceremony were the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum and the Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed, Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, and Head of Service, Winifred Oyo-Ita.