• APC Legal adviser, Banire steps down over accusation of N500,000 bribe

    APC Legal adviser, Banire steps down over accusation of N500,000 bribe

    It was gathered that the National Legal Adviser of the All Progressives Congress,APC, Dr. Muiz Banire, has offered to resign from his post pending the conclusion of investigations into his alleged bribery of a judge.

     

    In a letter addressed to the party leadership, Mr. Banire said he was not only shocked but “extremely disturbed” by media reports claiming he paid a judge N500,000.

    “As surreal as I find the allegation to be, I will not stand by and watch it negatively affect […]

  • I was not arrested by EFCC, didn’t give bribe to any judge – Banire

    I was not arrested by EFCC, didn’t give bribe to any judge – Banire

    According to reports, the Legal Adviser of the All Progressives Congress, Dr. Muiz Adeyemi Banire (SAN), has denied reports that he was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.

    So also did Banire deny the news that he offered N500,000 bribe to any judge.

    These facts were contained in a statement personally signed by Banire on Saturday.

    Banire said he went to the EFCC of his own accord after reading some news publications on the issue.

    He said in the statement: “My attention […]