Posts Tagged ‘Code of Conduct Tribunal’
Onnoghen Appeals Conviction

Ex-top Judge Onnoghen Appeals Conviction

Onnoghen, Nigeria’s former most senior judge who was found guilty of graft charges has appealed his conviction, his lawyers said. Former chief Justice Walter Onnoghen was banned from holding office for 10 years by an ethics court in Abuja on Thursday in a case the opposition said was politically motivated. The Mr. Danladi Umar-led three-man […]
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Code Of Conduct Tribunal Adjourns Saraki’s Trial Indefinitely

The trial of Senate President, Bukola Saraki, at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has been adjourned indefinitely. Chairman of the Tribunal, Mr. Danladi Umar, announced the adjournment in a short ruling on the resumption of trial in Abuja today. He said the tribunal would await the decision of the Supreme Court on the appeals […]

I bear no grudge against Anyone, Bukola Saraki declares after CCT acquittal

Senate President Bukola Saraki has stated that he bears no grudge against anyone following his acquittal  by the Code of Conduct Tribunal on Wednesday. In a widely circulated statement, Senator Bukola Saraki stated; Today, June 14, 2017, the Code of Conduct Tribunal sitting in Abuja discharged and acquitted me on a case of false declaration of assets, […]

Appeal court strikes out Saraki’s appeal against CCT

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has again affirmed the jurisdiction of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) to try the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki on charges bordering on assets declaration breaches before the CCT. In affirming the ruling of the CCT presided over by Justice Danladi Umar, which affirmed the tribunal’s jurisdiction, Justice […]

FLASH | CCT Seizes Orubebe’s Properties

The Code of Conduct Tribunal, (CCT) yesterday ordered former Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godsday Or­ubebe, to give up a landed property situated at Plot 2057, Asokoro district to the Federal Government. The tribunal while de­livering its judgment on charges of non-declaration of assets, held that Orube was guilty of false declara­tion of asset. The CCT […]

CCT finds Orubebe guilty of false declaration of assets

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) sitting in Abuja, has found former Minister of Niger Delta, Godswill Orubebe, guilty of non-declaration of one of his asset, a choice property in Asokoro, Abuja. Chairman of the tribunal, Justice Danladi Umar today found him guilty of the offence and announce the forfeiture of the property to the […]