Jonathan Appoints Ex-CJN Kutigi As National Confab Chairman


President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday  approved the appointment of a former chief justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Idris Legbo Kutigi, as the chairman of the National Conference.

This was disclosed in a statement signed by the secretary to the government of the federation (SGF), Chief  Anyim Pius Anyim yesterday. According to the statement , other leaders of the National Conference are Prof. Bolaji Akinyemi as vice chairman and Dr Valerie Azinge as secretary. The  statement added that  the appointees are to start work in Abuja tomorrow and  that they  would be received on arrival by the SGF for further necessary action.