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Saraki’s CCT Tribunal Resumes! Witness Claims the Senate President Lied About Funds Used to Buy Property

The resumed hearing of the 16 counts case against the Senate President, Bukola Saraki at the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, including false and anticipatory asset declaration, which he allegedly made as governor of Kwara State between 2003 and 2011 resumed on Monday with a detective of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr.…

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Drama As CCT Adjourns Saraki’s Trial Till June 1 For Cross Examination

  The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) on Wednesday adjourned the trial of Senate President Bukola Saraki, till June 1, to enable defence continue cross examination of the first prosecution witness. Saraki is standing trial at the CCT on a 16-count charge of allegations bordering on false asset declaration and money laundry prepared against him…

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Tribunal To Rule On Disqualification Of CCT Chairman From Sarki’s Trial Today

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) will today, deliver its ruling on an application filed by Senate President Bukola Saraki, seeking disqualification of CCT chairman from presiding over his trial. The tribunal fixed the ruling for today, after listening to the submissions of counsel. Saraki had accused the chairman of the tribunal Justice Umar Danladi,…

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Saraki’s Trial Takes A Dramatic Turn As His Lawyer Refuses To Be Intimidated By CCT Chairman

  We knew Senate President Bukola Saraki’s trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal(CCT) was going to be an interesting one, we just didn’t envisage so much drama. Multiple sources have it that there was a bit of a ruckus at the CCT earlier today when the CCT Chairman, Danladi Umar, ordered men from the…

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EFCC Witness Recounts How Saraki Used Different Bank Drafts To Buy Properties In Lagos

  An EFCC witness, Michael Wetkas, on Monday, told the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) that Senate President Bukola Saraki used different bank drafts to buy properties in Ikoyi, Lagos. Saraki is facing a 13-count charge bordering on allegations of false asset declaration and money laundering. He had earlier pleaded not guilty to the charges.…

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‘The Senate Is Not On Trial’ – CCT Declares, Bars Senators From Saraki’s Trial

  The Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), Mr Danladi Umar yesterday asked senators to stay away from the court during the trial of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki and allow the tribunal perform its constitutional duties. Here’s how The Guardian reports it: “Mr. Danladi Umar, the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal…

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