Atiku petitions US, France, Germany, others over Onnoghen’s suspension

Atiku Abubakar

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has reported President Muhammadu Buhari to the United States, United Kingdom, and the European Union.

Mr Abubakar also petitioned France and Germany for the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Walter Onnoghen, by Mr Buhari.

The petition, dated January 27, was made available to journalists on Tuesday.

Among the infractions listed in the petition are Onnoghen’s suspension; the purchase of the Tucano Aircraft; Executive Order No. 006 (On the preservation of suspicious assets and related schedules); the approval of $1billion for military expenditure before approaching the National Assembly; and disregard for orders of courts.