Saraki Was Richer Than Kwara State Before He Was Elected Governor – Counsel
[img]http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-tbfbcshT1dg/VzLBXCZlA6I/AAAAAAACcps/_DNyepUL_4A6cMQKEbxOqd4O1uRHKAIsQCLcB/s400/sa.jpe" width="400">Paul Erokoro, one of the lawyers of Senate President Bukola Saraki, caused a stir at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) on Tuesday when he said his client was richer than the Kwara government before he became governor.
Erokoro said this while cross examining Michael Wetkas, a detective of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
However, his statement elicited the rebuke of Rotimi Jacobs, counsel to the federal government; the prosecution, who said that being rich does not stop a thief from stealing.
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