FG appeals Saraki's acquittal by CCT


    The Federal Government has approached the Court of Appeal in Abuja to file an appeal against the judgment of the Code of Conduct Tribunal CCT that discharged and acquitted Senate President Bukola Saraki of 18 counts of false asset declaration and other related offences.

    The tribunal had on June 14th, dismissed the case on the grounds that the prosecution team did not provide enough evidence to substantiate its claims that Saraki did not declare his assets when he was governor of Kwara state.

    In the notice of appeal filed yesterday and signed by the lead prosecuting counsel, Rotimi Jacobs…

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