• We’ll stand by Saraki all through his corruption trial – Senators

    We’ll stand by Saraki all through his corruption trial – Senators

    Senators of Nigeria’s 8th National Assembly have vowed to stand by the embattled President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, until he is convicted by the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT).

    Saraki is currently standing trial at the CCT for alleged false declaration of assets; an offence he allegedly committed between 2003 and 2011 when he was Governor of Kwara State.

    “We agreed that this Senate should stand by the Senate President in his trial until proven guilty by the court, in accordance […]