The Senate has said that it will screen the acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Olukayode Ariwoola on Wednesday, Sept 21.
This was announced by the Senate President, Senator Ahmad Lawan in his welcome address to the senators after their Annual Summer Recess on Tuesday.
Lawan said: “In the next three months our focus will largely be on the confirmation of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, work on Medium Term Expenditure Framework/Fiscal Strategic Paper (MTEF/FSP) 2023 – 2025, Budget 2023, working to support our defense and security forces, amongst others.
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“The Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria will be screened tomorrow, Wednesday 21st September, 2022.
“Also, we are expecting Mr President Commander-In-Chief of the Armed Forces to present the Budget estimates in the first week of October.
“The ninth Senate has established the practice of processing the annual Appropriation Bill of each year between October and December.”