Lawan started his tenure as a member of the House of Representatives in 1999 and was voted out of office in 2015 after serving for 16 years.
In recent developments, the popular Nigerian politician and academician, was sentenced to 7 years in prison by a high court, for obtaining a bribe of $500,000 from Nigerian businessman Mr Femi Otedola.
The court also ordered him to return the money he collected from Femi Otedola to the federal government.
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