President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Hon. Justice M.B. Dongban-Mensem as the Acting President of the Court of Appeal (PCA) with effect from June 3, 2020, for a further period of three (3) months.
This is pursuant to Section 238(4) and (5) of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 (as amended).
A statement on Friday by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media & Publicity, Garba Shehu, had announced the acting appointment.
Buhari had earlier first appointed Justice Dongban-Mensem after the expiration of the tenure of Justice Zainab Adamu Bulkachuwa who was inaugurated in April 2014.