NLNG Corporate Teamwork banner First bank FinTech summit Fidelity bank card banner Emerald Energy Institute Camano banner

Fraud trial: Senate says it is solidly behind Saraki

By Mayowa Okekale, Abuja on 23/09/2015

Gmail icon

Views: 2,412


Senators who have solidly  thrown their weight behind the victory of the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki over his trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal, have expressed optimism over the ongoing trial adjourned to October 21st, saying victory shall be accomplished in the end.

Senator Ibrahim Abdullahi Dan baba, while speaking to the newsmen on behalf of the Eighth Senate, after the trial, stated that “at the end of this trial, our democracy, Nigerians and the people will end up as the beneficiaries.”

He further said that Saraki had demonstrated his firm belief in the rule of law and his respect for the judicial process, saying: “We also want to state here, on behalf of our colleagues, that the Senate remains solidly behind Senator Saraki and we express our unalloyed support for his leadership.”

“We join him in affirming our commitment to rule of law, constitutionalism and democracy. After majority of us witnessed the appearance of our President, Senator Abubakar Bukola Saraki at the Code of Conduct Tribunal this morning, we are happy that he appeared at the Tribunal after availing himself of the opportunity to defend his Fundamental Human Rights.”

He therefore restated that Saraki is the choice for the post of Senate President, and no politically motivated, mischievous and vindictive trial will change any opinion against him.

He charged other arms of government to ensure that due processes and procedures are followed in this trial and on all other issues

•Photo shows Senate President Bukola Saraki.

 

Source News Express

Posted 23/09/2015 04:15:39 AM

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

You may also like...
Kaduna abolishes admission form fees in tertiary institutions...

Senate vs Presidency: Osinbajo heads peace committee

OTC transaction hits N9.75trn

AFCON Quarter-Finals: How Nigeria can beat South Africa...

Probe political violence in Ogun; APC tells IGP...

Police disobeys Buhari, attaches over 150,000 to VIPs,...

US vows to pursue ship owners who violate...

2019: Atiku screens 200 support groups

Gunmen kidnap HERFON Chairman, brother; demand N40m ransom...

Trial of 73 Boko Haram suspects adjourned indefinitely...

Catholic priest, others killed in terrorist attack

Foundation empowers women infected with HIV/AIDS with loans...

 

Latest News Breaking: Chaos as Hong Kong's 'state of the union' is disrupted Minimum wage: FG, Labour shift ground Community sues Anambra Government, others for N5bn damages over land trespass Gunmen kill man, abduct 2 children in Kwali-FCT NIWA unmasks sea robbers’ hide-out in Lagos Buhari orders crackdown on inhuman Islamic schools Why FG stopped states from rehabilitating roads – Fayemi Sanwo-Olu re-orders Ambode’s 2019 Budget, seeks N250bn loan Minimum Wage: House of Reps moves to resolve Labour, FG impasse Court remands 3 in prison for impersonating EFCC, ICPC officials Cruel mistress burns housemaids with hot iron for not flushing toilet Gov. Okowa appoints 11 permanent secretaries

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (550,926 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (447,312 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (394,824 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (330,702 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (298,929 views) 10 cars more expensive than Jets (263,893 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (256,063 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (253,324 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (234,801 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (221,001 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (198,525 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (195,746 views)

 

CBN milk production

CBN banner advert

UBA Wise Savers Promo

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (105) Business & Economy (4,491) Business Verdict (85) Columnists (1,127) Complaints & Requests (96) Enterprise & Opportunities (217) Entertainment (689) Features (829) Global Business Monitor (465) ICT Monitor (65) International (4,077) Interview (204) Live Commentary (30) Love Matters (174) Maggie's Blog (448) News (52,677) Opinion (1,394) Pidgin (17) Politics (11,571) Religion (1,110) Sports (2,194) Stock Watch (39) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

 

 

 

 

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera