Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, the Chief Justice of Nigeria has tested positive for coronavirus, reports clamed.
A member of the Supreme Court, Justice Ibrahim Saulawa made this known at the unveiling of the national headquarters of the Muslim Lawyers Association of Nigeria (MULAN) on Tuesday in Abuja.
Tanko Muhammad is currently under treatment in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, according to him.
Recall that Tanko Muhammad was absent at the swearing-in of 72 new Senior Advocates of Nigeria on Monday.
While Tanko Muhammad duty was performed another justice Olabode Rhodes-Vivour, who is the next most senior justice of the Supreme court, who administered oaths to the new senior advocates.