• House of Reps may revisit CCB/CCT Amendment Bill

    House of Reps may revisit CCB/CCT Amendment Bill

    Indications emerged yesterday that the House of Representatives may reconsider the Code of Conduct Amendment Bill 2016 recently passed into law, which whittled the powers of the President on the tribunal.

    The bill, passed last week by the Senate but yet to be assented to by President Muhammadu Buhari, sought among others, to transfer the powers of the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) and the CCT from the Executive to the National Assembly.

    However, the legislative initiative did not go down well […]