The President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki has advocated for the need to prioritize deterrence rather than punishment in other to win the ongoing war against corruption.
 
Senator saraki gave the charge in his speech at the public presentation and book-signing ceremony of Senator Dino Melaye titled: "Antidotes for Corruption – the Nigerian Story", held in Abuja.
 
Meanwhile, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission yesterday re-arraigned a former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, for an alleged fraud of N4.6 billion naira.
 
He was re-arraigned before a new judge, Justice Rilwan Aikawa, after he objected to being tried before Justice Muslim Hassan of the same court.
 
A former Minister of State for Finance, Senator Nenadi Usman, one Danjuma Yusuf and a company, Joint Trust Dimensions Limited were equally re-arraigned before the judge on an amended 17 count charge.