The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen has sworn-in 29 new Senior Advocates of Nigeria.
The new SANs were sworn-in at the Special Court of the Supreme Court in Abuja on Monday.
Why it matters:
The inauguration of the new SANs is part of the proceedings of a special court session marking the commencement of the new 2017/2018 legal year of the Supreme Court.
Advice to the new SANs:
The CJN asked the Senior Advocates of Nigeria not to abuse their position, which could be withdrawn.