FG To Issue Forfeiture Order To Bank On Onnoghen’s Account Tuesday – CCT

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has confirmed that it would issue an order to Standard Chartered Bank (Nig.) Ltd, on Tuesday, directing the bank to forfeit all monies deposited in the account of Walter Onnoghen, the former Chief Justice of Nigeria. This, it said, is in line with the judgment of the tribunal, which […]

Garba Shehu Lauds Buhari After Onnoghen’s Conviction

Garba Shehu, the senior special assistant to the president on media and publicity, has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari following the conviction of Walter Onnoghen, suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) by the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) He said that the war against corruption is all encompassing and not designed to persecute anyone for political […]

SERAP To CCB: Publish Details Of Buhari, Others’ Assets

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has written to the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) to make public, asset declaration submitted to the bureau by successive presidents and governors from 1999 to 2019. This comes after the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) found Walter Onnoghen, suspended chief justice of Nigeria (CJN), guilty of false […]

Onnoghen Resigns As CJN – Report

Walter Onnoghen has resigned his position as the Chief Justice of Nigeria. According to the Cable, Justice Onnoghen submitted his resignation to President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday. The CJN’s resignation comes a day after the National Judicial Council (NJC) – the disciplinary body for judicial officers- reportedly recommended his retirement from the bench of the […]

Updated: CCT Frees Saraki On False Assets Declaration Charges

Abuja, (An24)- The Code of Conduct Tribunal in Abuja on Wednesday discharged and acquitted the Senate President, Dr. Bulola Saraki, of all the 18 charges of false asset declaration and other related offences preferred against him. The two-man panel of the CCT led by its Chairman, Danladi Umar, unanimously upheld the no-case submission which Saraki […]