Despite earning N254, 000 monthly, Saraki made N77m payments in two days

​Saraki earned N254,000 monthly as governor, made N77m payments in two days
Ade Adesomoju, Abuja

Senator Bukola Saraki

An official of the Code of Conduct Bureau , Mr Samuel Madojemu , told the Code of Conduct Tribunal on Thursday , that the Senate President , Dr Bukola Saraki, while being Governor of Kwara State , made cash lodgment of N77 m in his account in August 2007 .

Madojemu , who is the Head, Intelligence Unit of the CCB, said as of the time when the N77 m cash lodgment was made on August 12 , 2007 , Saraki’ s monthly salary as governor was N254 , 412 . 25 .

Madojemu was testifying as the third prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of Saraki before the Code of Conduct Tribunal on charges assets declaration breaches .

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