Go & Relax: Code Of Conduct Tribunal Adjourns Trial Of Saraki Till Nov 5

share on:
EFCC Details Buhari How Saraki And His Aides Allegedly Laundered Over N3.5 Billion

The Code of Conduct Tribunal has adjourned its case against Senate President Bukola Saraki to November 5th and 6th, 2015.

trial of sarakiThe Chairman of the Tribunal, Danladi Umar has asked the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, to “go and relax” as he adjourned his (Saraki) trial to November 5 and 6, 2015.

READ ALSO: Saraki Storms CCT Hearing With 50 Senators As Assets He Declared Falsely Are Exposed

Bear in mind, the senate president is facing a 13-count criminal charge bordering on false declaration of assets preferred against him by the Code of Conduct Bureau before the Code of Conduct Tribunal.

The adjournment is coming on the heels of a pending judgment of the appeal court‎ on the trial of Saraki.

READ ALSO: The Root Cause Of Saraki’s CCT Fraud Case Exposed

While Saraki’s lawyer, Mahmud Magaji, prayed that the trial should be adjourned sine die, the prosecuting counsel‎, Rotimi Jacobs, argued the tribunal to adjourn the trial out of respect for the appeal court, which reserved judgment on the suit filed by the Senate President to stop his trial for alleged false declaration of assets.

Umar, objected the prayer of Saraki’s counsel, saying the he (Saraki) might “go and relax” as he gave a two-week time-off.

Datboyjerry

Datboyjerry

I am but your herald boy in the art of the pen.. An eccentric Environmental Biologist smouldered in the glorious epiphany of online journalism. If you ever find my article unduly insipid, sue me and i’ll refund you...

Leave a Reply