CCT Fixes April 20 For Arraignment Of Justice Ngwuta

Alleged Money Laundering: Justice Ngwuta's Trial StalledThe Code Of Conduct Tribunal has approved April 20, for the arraignment of Justice Sylvester Ngwuta, before a two-man panel of the CCT in Abuja.

This was made known in a statement signed by the CCT Head, Press & Public Relations, Ibraheem AL-Hassan on Wednesday.

Justice Ngwuta’s case file was submitted to the Code of Conduct Tribunal by the office of the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami (SAN), on a 10-count charge bordering on false asset declaration.

Count one states: “false declaration of assets contrary to section 15 of Code of Conduct Bureau and Tribunal Act, Cap C15 Laws of the Federation of Nigeria punishable under Section 23 (2) of the same Act.

According to the statement, service of the summons had on Tuesday been effected to Justice Ngwuta.

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