Nigeria Senate Leader Saraki Cleared of False Declaration Charges

The Supreme Court In Nigeria has cleared Senate President Bukola Saraki of all allegations of false asset declarations - charges brought against him by the federal government. The court held that the prosecution failed to call material witnesses to support its case.

Following the decision, President Buhari in a Tweet, said Saraki "has established his innocence" after persevering "through what has no doubt been a tortuous judicial process".

Senate President, Bukola Saraki.


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