Public Office is a trust don't abuse it



CASES CONCLUDED:  Arguments on Preliminary objections raised in most of the major cases were concluded and they were adjourned for ruling as shown

(a)     FRN        VS     Musa Mubeen      -    16/1/2013 for Ruling
(b)     FRN        VS      Dauda Ashigye     -    23/1/2013 for Ruling
(c)     FRN       VS   Yakubu Musa               -       6/2/2013    for Ruling
(d)     FRN       VS   Willie Siyanbola           -       6/2/2013    for Ruling
(e)     FRN       VS   Nathaniel Odediram   -      27/2/2013   for Ruling


Codes of Coduct

Code 1 - Conflict of Interest

Conflict of Interest - A public officer shall not put himself in a position where his personal interest conflicts with his duties and responsibilities.

Code 2 - Restriction on Specified Officers

Restriction on Specified Officers - A public officer shall not:
(a) receive or be paid the emoluments of any public office at the same time as he receives or is paid emoluments of any other public office; or
(b) except where he is not employed on full time basis, engage or participate in the management or running of any private business, profession or trade; but nothing in this sub-paragraph shall prevent a public officer from engaging in farming.

Code 3 - Prohibition of Foreign Accounts

Prohibition of Foreign Accounts - The President, Vice President, Governor, Deputy Governor, Ministers of the Government of the Federation and Commissioners of the Governments of the States, members of the National Assembly and the Houses of Assembly of the States, and such other public officers or persons as the National Assembly may by law prescribe shall not maintain or operate a bank account in any country outside Nigeria.

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