BREAKING: Bukola Saraki loses bid to halt CCT trial.
Published:27 Oct, 2016
The appeal court on Thursday dismissed Senate President Bukola Saraki’s appeal challenging his trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT).
The panel led by Abdul Aboki, a justice, dismissed the appeal and held that the appellant’s submission was laced with sentiments.
Aboki further struck out a cross appeal by the appellant filed at court, saying that it was “smuggle?d in”.
Saraki is standing trial for alleged false declaration of assets.
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