• Saraki seeks accelerated hearing, withdraws application to stop CCT trial

    Saraki seeks accelerated hearing, withdraws application to stop CCT trial

    Bukola Saraki, The Senate President on Monday withdrew his application seeking to stop the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, from prosecuting him.

    Saraki through his lead counsel, Kanu Agabi, at the Appeal Court withdrew the application and asked the court to grant accelerated hearing on the ongoing trial.

    Agabi said, “When your lordship has read such a voluminous motion, it is unfair to say we are withdrawing. But we have to. We want to withdraw the motion.

    “In the motion, dated April 4, […]