The former Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, on Thursday lost his bid to stop the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) from trying him.
The tribunal which is delivery judgement on the breach of the assets declaration allegation against Onnoghen held that it was competent to hear the case.
The tribunal ruled that the prosecution of former Onnoghen was in order and that it was competent to hear the case.
With the ruling, the Chairman of the Tribunal, Justice Danladi Umar, at noon started delivering the judgement of the tribunal.
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