Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem has been sworn-in as the President of the Court of Appeal.
Justice Dongban-Mensem took the oath of office on Friday. It was administered by the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Justice Tanko Mohammad.
The jurist who has been in acting capacity was confirmed to the position by the Nigerian Senate on the request of President Muhammadu Buhari.
Mr Buhari forwarded her name to the red chamber based on the recommendation of the National Judicial Council (NJC).