Oby Ezekwesili condemns Senate President for ‘pocketing’ Senate

Ezekwesili’s comment comes after Saraki attended his trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) with a crowd of senators today, November 5, 2015.

Bukola Saraki

Former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili has criticized Senate President, Bukola Saraki for what she termed the "pocketization" of a public institution.

Ezekwesili’s comment comes after Saraki attended his trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) with a crowd of senators today, November 5, 2015.

The Senate President has been accused of asset declaration fraud and on October 21, also appeared before the tribunal in the company of 81 senators.

Ezekwesili said:

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