Walter Onnoghen, the Chief Justice of Nigeria, is reportedly absent at the Code of Conduct Tribunal sitting in Abuja. Mr Onnoghen is accused for allegedly...
Premium Times argued that the head of the country's judiciary cannot be prosecuted while in office until he is oust by the National Judicial Council which must take the decision if the judicial officer is found wanting after its investigation brought against any judge.
The petition and consequent charge by the federal government have been suggested to be political moves, especially given the backdrop of Onnoghen’s delayed inauguration as Chief Justice.
The police said Saraki had not lodged complaint to the police as of the time he held the press conference.
Mr Buhari stated this on Thursday at the inaugural meeting of the presidential campaign council of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Abuja.
Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressive Congress (APC), has been spotted at the presidential campaign council meeting of the ruling party.
This is coming days after Tinubu accepted the appointment of Mr Buhari tasking him to take fully charge of his re-election campaign. The president is seeking a second term in office.
Saraki who defected from the APC last year said the government of the president is incompetent.
Buhari also used the occasion, which was a valedictory session for Khadija Abba Ibrahim, minister of state, foreign affairs, to wish the minister success in her electoral contest.
Tinubu also accepted the assignment to head the president's campaign team.