The trial of Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, on alleged false declaration of assets is set to resumed at the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki today, Wednesday, April 6, 2016.
On Tuesday, counsel to Saraki, Mr. paul Usoro asked for an adjournment on the ground of appeal that had been entered before the appellate court.
Usoro reiterated that the process of appeal had been transmitted to the CCT and the record of appeal was before the Tribunal.
The defendant filed a motion of stay of proceedings which is before the Registrar of the court, he told the Tribunal.
He explained that the prayer for adjournment was to essentially allow the Court of Appeal to entertain and arrive at a decision in the appeal, which it had graciously
However, the trial is set to resume with counsels to the case, announcing their appearances.