• N10m Bribe: Why I Implicated Umar, CCT Chair, Witness Tells Court

    N10m Bribe: Why I Implicated Umar, CCT Chair, Witness Tells Court

    Mr. Ali Gambo Abdullahi, former Personal Assistant to the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) Chairman, told an Abuja High Court on Tuesday that Mr. Danladi Yakubu Umar, the CCT chairman, met severally in his chamber with an accused person, Mr. Rasheed Taiwo Owolabi, a retired Deputy Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service, who was standing trial before him on false assets declaration charges.

    Abdullahi told the court while giving evidence in the trial within trial on the disputed statement he made […]

  • CCT chair threatens to jail pro-Saraki senators

    CCT chair threatens to jail pro-Saraki senators

    Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, Mr. Danladi Yakubu Umar, yesterday threatened that he would jail pro-Saraki senators attending court sessions in solidarity to the senate president.

    This just as Danladi told the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, that he would incur the full wrath of the law over charges of alleged false declaration of assets filed against him by the Federal Government despite the alleged delayed trial tactics.

    The CCT the chairman reportedly got furious after some individuals seated at […]