Lawyers, who spoke with newsmen on the issue, agree that the allegations levelled against the Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, should be thoroughly investigated. But they are sharply divided on calls that both Amaechi and the judges should step down from their positions pending the outcome of investigations and trials.
Onyekachi Ubani, legal practitioner: If allegations have been made fingering Rotimi Amaechi or any other person, in the light and in the spirit of the fight against corruption, it is important […]
A former Governor of Borno state and factional Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Ali Modu Sheriff, has declared that he is ready to be investigated over his alleged sponsorship of the Boko Haram sect.
It would be recalled that the Borno State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Kaka Shehu Lawal, at the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) conference in Port Harcourt, on Tuesday, accused Sheriff of being a major sponsor of the insurgents and called for his investigation.