Hon. Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem was confirmed as the President of the Court of Appeal on the 11th June, after the Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters which screened the Acting President on Wednesday, 10th June, 2020 submitted its report to the Senate during its plenary session. Senator Opeyemi Bamidele who presented the report of the Committee, said no petition was received against her nomination. Hon. Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem has been swormed in by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Hon. Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad.