Stop Impunity Nigeria Campaign Makes Freedom of Information Request for Asset Declarations by Buhari, Osinbajo

President Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari. President, Federal Republic of Nigeria

Abuja, Tuesday, 2 June 2015:  The Stop Impunity Nigeria Campaign has asked the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Bureau to make available to it the asset declaration forms submitted to the Bureau by President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo last week.

In an application made pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, 2011 and delivered to the office of the Bureau’s chairman on Monday, June 1, 2015, the Campaign, comprising the Centre for Social Justice (CSJ), Community Life Project (CLP), Human Development Initiative (HDI), and Media Rights Agenda (MRA), is specifically asking to be given copies of the following documents in the custody of the Bureau, namely:

Prof. Yemi Osinbajo,

Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Vice President, Federal Republic of Nigeria

  • The Assets Declaration Form submitted to the Code of Conduct Bureau by General Muhammadu Buhari on May 28, 2015 or thereabout in accordance with Section 140(1) of the 1999 Constitution, as amended.
  • The Assets Declaration Form submitted to the Code of Conduct Bureau by Professor Yemi Osinbajo on May 28, 2015 or thereabout in accordance with Section 142(2) of the 1999 Constitution, as amended.

The Campaign said it expected to receive the documents within the seven days stipulated by the Freedom of Information Act.

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