President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday, nominated Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem to the Senate for confirmation as President of the Court of Appeal.
Dongban-Mensem is currently the acting President of the appeal court.
Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, disclosed this in a statement in Abuja.
According to Shehu, “President Muhammadu Buhari, in line with his constitutional responsibility has sent the nomination of Her Lordship, Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem, Acting President, Court of Appeal to the Senate for confirmation as President, Court of Appeal.
“Justice Dongban-Mensem is a serving Justice of the Court of Appeal and was recommended, as is the practice, by the National Judicial Council for the nomination by the President.”