Breaking: President Buhari Extends Justice Mensem’s Tenure as Acting President, Court of Appeal


President Muhammadu Buhari has extended the tenure of Hon. Justice Monica B. Dongban Mensem as the Acting President of the Court of Appeal.

The above was announced by the the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu in Abuja on Friday in a tweet.

Justice Dongban Mensem whose tenure took effect from March 6, 2020, when the incumbent President of the Court of Appeal, Hon. Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, retired from service would remain in acting capacity for another three months according to the tweet.

“President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Hon. Justice M.B. Dongban-Mensem as the Acting President of the Court of Appeal (PCA) with effect from June 3, 2020, for a further period of three (3) months.”

“This is pursuant to Section 238(4) and (5) of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 (as amended).”

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