FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ISSUES WARNING TO US, UK, EU OVER CRITICISM ON CJN SUSPENSION.
Written by darling on January 28, 2019
Federal Government has reacted to the criticism by the United States, the European Union and the United Kingdom Over the suspension of former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen by President Muhammadu Buhari.
In a statement issued by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, warned against foreign interference into the nation’s affairs, capable of creating apprehension, distrust among citizens or undermining the transparency and acceptability of outcomes of the nation’s electoral process.
It, however, said the government welcomes the prevailing keen interest and partnerships for successful elections and a peaceful Nigeria.