Tag Archives: CCT

No Chance for Saraki to Give Statement Before Trial – Witness

A prosecution witness on Thursday said the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, was never interrogated by the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) before the commencement of his trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal. Saraki is standing trial for alleged false and anticipatory declaration of assets. The prosecution witness, Micheal Wetkas, said the Senate President was not invited when a team ...

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Court Stops Senate From Probing Lamorde as Saraki’s Motion To stop Trial Struck Out

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has restrained the National Assembly from continuing the trial of a former Chairman of the Economic and Financial crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Lamorde, over an alleged diversion of N1 trillion. This came as the Code of Conduct Tribunal has ruled that it has jurisdiction to entertain charges of 13-counts of false asset ...

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Senate Begins Probe of AGF’s Failure to Prosecute CCT Chairman

The Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has commenced investigation into circunstances surrounding the alleged failure of the Office of the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) to prosecute the Chairman of Code of Conduct Tribunal, Justice Danladi Umar, on corruption allegation against him. A petition alleging corrupt practices against the CCT chairman was dated November 5. The petition ...

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