Tag: Danladi Umar

Just in: Senate probes CCT Chair, Danladi Umar for assaulting security guard

The Senate has launched an investigation into the alleged assault of a security guard at Bannex Plaza, Abuja, by the Code of Conduct Tribunal chairman, Justice Danladi Umar. In a viral video that surfaced on the internet in March, Mr Umar was seen slapping the security guard and forcing him[Read More…]

Police arrest Banex trader for assault in CCT Chairman Danladi Umar case

The FCT Command of the Nigeria Police Force has not arrested the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, Danladi Umar, who was caught on video allegedly assaulting a security guard, Clement Sargwak, around Banex Shopping Plaza, Wuse 2, Abuja, on Monday. However, The PUNCH reports that a trader, Peter[Read More…]

‘Rude Biafra boy’ provoked me – CCT chairman defends assault on security guard in Abuja

The Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), Danladi Umar, has claimed that the security guard he assaulted in a viral video was rude to him. In a viral video that surfaced on the internet, Mr Umar was caught assaulting a security man over a parking lot at Banex[Read More…]

Saraki Files Fresh Motion To Disqualify CCT Chairman From Presiding Over His Trial

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has filed a fresh application, asking the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, Danladi Umar, from further presiding over his ongoing trial. The fresh application is the second filed by the Senate President asking the CCT chairman to withdraw from his trial. The Umar-led[Read More…]

Just In: Code of Conduct Tribunal Chairman Wants To Return To The Notorious Decree No. 2 of 1984

As the trial of the Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, continues at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), the Chairman of the tribunal, Justice Dan Ladi Umar, has advocated for the return of Decree Number. Speaking at the end of Tuesday’s proceedings, Umar, who has repeatedly made biased statements[Read More…]

CCT Chairman Says Senate President Saraki Is Delaying His Trial To Avoid “Final Consequences”

Danladi Umar, chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), says Senate President Bukola Saraki is tactically delaying his trial to avoid “final consequences”. Umar made this statement while addressing Saraki’s lawyers on Tuesday according to TheCable reports.. Speaking on the cross-examination of the prosecution witness by Saraki’s lawyers, the[Read More…]

CCT Chairman, Danladi Umar Orders Saraki’s Security Out Of The Tribunal

Danladi Umar, chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), has ordered security operatives attached to Senate President Bukola Saraki to leave the courtroom. Umar made this order shortly after the counsel to the prosecution, Rotimi Jacobs (SAN), and counsel for the defence, Kanu Agabi, announced their appearances. The CCT[Read More…]

CCT Chairman, Danladi Umar Says Saraki’s Lawyer Would Have Been Jailed

But for the intervention of other lawyers in court, Mr Danladi Umar, the Chairman of Code of Conduct Tribunal affirmed that he would have sent Raphael Oluyede, a lawyer in the defence team of Bukola Saraki, the President of Nigerian Senate who is standing trial on 13-count charge of false[Read More…]

Breaking: EFCC Says CCT Chairman, Danladi Umar Never Collected N10 million Bribe

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday said it has no evidence linking the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), Danladi Umar, with the N10 million bribery allegation. In a letter signed by the Executive Secretary of the EFCC, Emmanuel Adegboyega Aremu, the commission said its[Read More…]

Senate President Saraki Presides Over Plenary Session

Senate President Bukola Saraki is at the moment presiding over today’s Senate plenary session. Senate President Saraki came into the chambers at 10.48am and the session took off immediately with the opening prayer. The Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, Danladi Umar at the resumed trial of Senate President[Read More…]