Danladi Umar

Code of Conduct Tribunal adjourns for annual recess

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja

The Chairman Code of Conduct Tribunal, Mr. Danladi Yakubu Umar has adjourned all its sittings till after the resumption of a recess to be embarked by the Tribunal’s Judges soon.

A statement signed by the Head of Press and Public Relations, Mr, Ibraheem Al-Hassan said the decision was taken due to the ongoing Roundtable Discussion involving CCT and other critical stakeholders within and outside the country.

Al-Hassan stated that the event was convened to develop the Code of Ethics and Practice Directions for the Code of Conduct Tribunal to ensure fair and speedy trials, sponsored by European Union (EU) and implemented by United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, (UNODC).

According to the CCT spokesman, “He however, assured litigants currently with cases before the court, would have their new dates shortly after the vacation; September, 2016, which would be communicated to them, appropriately.”

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