• CCT Lacks Power To Try Saraki For Criminal Offence – Ex- Justice Uwaifo

    CCT Lacks Power To Try Saraki For Criminal Offence – Ex- Justice Uwaifo

    A former Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Samson Odemwingie Uwaifo, has asked the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) to hands off the criminal trial of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki.

    This is coming days after the tribunal dismissed a motion seeking to quash a 13-count charge of false and anticipatory asset declaration initiated against him.

    Justice Uwaifo made the submission last week Friday when he spoke on β€œThe Code of Conduct enshrined in the Constitution of Nigeria and its crucial importance […]