According to reports, the Code of Conduct Tribunal has dismissed the motion filed by the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, asking the Chairman of the Tribunal, Justice Danladi Umar, to disqualify himself from his trial.
The motion was dismissed on Wednesday.
In dismissing the motion, Umar said he cannot disqualify himself from the trial on the ground that without him, there can be no tribunal.
According to him, it is only the President and a two-third of the National Assembly […]
The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) chairman, Justice Danladi Umar, has reacted to Senator Bukola Saraki’s call that he steps down as chairman, stressing that, he holds the position as a viceroy of God.
Umar called Saraki’s attention to the fact that he as appeared three times before a committee set up by the National Assembly to investigate the bribery allegation while his accusers did not honour the invitation.
He also emphasised that he is holding the position as a representative of […]