Judgment Day for Former President Koroma & APC Big Guns

18. 08. 03
posted by: Super User

Former President Ernest Bai Koroma, his Vice, former Ministers, Heads and Chairmen of Boards of Parastatals, Departments and Agencies within the period from November 2007 to April 2018 are to be investigated for unexplained wealth and other related matters. 

President Julius Maada Bio has already appointed a Nigerian Judge, Justice Biobele Georgewill to serve as Chairman of the Commission of Inquiry.

A Justice of the Court of Appeal of Nigeria, Justice Biobele in 2017 chaired a seven-man Judicial Commission on Armed Forces Compliance with Human Rights that investigated alleged violation of citizens’ rights by Nigerian security agencies.

The Constitutional Instrument on the establishment of the Commission has been tabled in Parliament and Members are expected to debate it in the coming days.

The setting up of a Commission of Inquiry is one of the recommendations by the Government Transition Team.