The trial of Senate President Bukola Saraki at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has been rescheduled for continuation from June 7 to June 9.
Mr. Saraki is standing trial on a 16-count charge of alleged false asset declaration.
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The tribunal had on Wednesday, June 1, adjourned following a request by the prosecution counsel to adjourn to allow its key witness, Micheal Wetkas, attend to another matter at the Federal High Court.
According to a statement signed by the Tribunal’s head of press and public relation, Ibraheem Al-hassan;
“The decision for the adjournment to the new dates was sequel to the abrupt written request from the lead prosecution counsel, Rotimi Jacob (SAN) that his PWI Mr. Michael Wetkas was scheduled to testify before the Federal High Court, Abuja, in the same date, thus; 1st June 2016.”