Justice Mian Saqib Nisar is Now Chief Justice of Pakistan
ACelebritynews.com Celebrity News: Islamabad-Pakistan: Justice Mian Saqib Nisar will take oath today 31 December 2016 (Saturday) as new chief justice of Pakistan. President Mamnoon Hussain approved the appointment of Justice Mian Saqib Nisar as the new chief justice of Pakistan.
Justice Mian Saqib Nisar Now Chief Justice Pakistan
Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, who is the most seniort judge of the Supreme Court of Pakistan will replace Chief Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali who completed his term on Friday. As the Supreme Court’s chief justice takes oath, his first challenge would be the composition of a larger bench to proceed further on the Panamagate case.
The Supreme Court in November took up petitions seeking Pakistan Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif’s disqualification in the wake of Panama Papers, which in April disclosed that the PM’s family members had stashed away money in offshore companies