Barrister Inibehe Effiong
Those who reacted to the development wondered why the party would pick El-Rufai who allegedly double-spoke about the issue of restructuring some years ago.
The lawyer, who is from Akwa Ibom alleged that in the last 10 years, nearly N3 trillion accrued to the state from the Federation and Excess Crude Accounts.
The senators also summoned Professor Itse Sagay, the chairman of a presidential committee against corruption for allegedly sslamming the upper chamber.
Joachim Iroko, 41, was arrested in August 2016 and detained by the Nigeria Police Force for allegedly naming his pet dog after President Muhammadu Buhari.
The lawyer, Inibehe Effiong, alleged that on July 14, 2015, Senator Effiong sent ‘his boys’ to demolish and destroy the perimeter fence erected by his client.
Some lawyers have sharply disagreed with the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) over its position on the raiding and arrest of senior judges.