President of Nigeria’s Senate, Bukola Saraki has failed to show up at the Code of Conduct Tribunal this morning. He is facing a 13-count charge bordering on alleged corruption
and false declaration of assets, levelled against him by the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB).
UPDATE: Tribunal adjourns for an hour to rule on Saraki’s absence
Elombah.com recalls that Chairman of the Tribunal, Justice Danladi Umar, had on Friday directed Inspector General of Police, IGP Solomon Arase, to arrest Saraki and produce him before the Tribunal today for failing to appear in person before the tribunal to answer questions in connection with alleged breach of the Code of Conduct Act.