Ekweremadu said this while congratulating
Senators for their understanding and unity in
the past one year, on Thursday, June 9, 2016.
He also said the Senate President’s trouble
started immediately he emerged as the leader
of the Red chambers, against the wish of those
he called the powers that be.
The Deputy Senate President also thanked the
lawmakers for giving him their support,
despite the fact that he is a member of the
opposition party – Peoples Democratic Party
Saraki is currently standing trial at the Code of
Conduct Tribunal (CCT), for false declaration
The Senate President has constantly alleged
that he is being victimised, adding that his trial
is just a distraction.
The chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal
(CCT), Danladi Umar recently accused
Senate President, Bukola Saraki’s lawyers »
of tactically delaying his trial.