• Drama in CCT as Umar orders police to ‘throw out’ Saraki’s lawyer

    Drama in CCT as Umar orders police to ‘throw out’ Saraki’s lawyer

    There was mild drama at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) on Thursday, as the CCT Chairman, Danladi Umar, refused to hear the motion filed by counsel of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on his (Umar) alleged bias. Umar dismissed the application asking him to disqualify himself from the case.

    “That motion as far as the tribunal is concerned is of no consequence; not worthy to be entertained and is hereby thrown away,” said Mr. Umar. Mr. Raphael Oluyede, Saraki’s lawyer, […]