Monday, 1 August 2016

House Of Reps Crisis: Abdulmumin Jibrin arrives at ICPC office to submit petition against Speaker Dogara (photos)

Abdulmumin Jibrin, the ousted Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation arrived at ICPC office on Monday, August 1, to submit his petition against Speaker Yakubu Dogara; Deputy Speaker, Yusuf Lasun; Whip Alhassan Doguwa and Minority leader, Leo Ogor.

The Kano State lawmaker has accused the Speaker and some other lawmakers of corruption and padding of the 2016 budget and allocating to themselves 40billion naira out of the 100billion allocated to the entire National Assembly.
Mr Jibrin said via his twitter handle that he would fully cooperate with investigators to understand the level of budget fraud and abuse of office by Speaker Dogara and other lawmakers.
"My lawyers have confirmed my appointments for today(Monday) with security and anti corruption agencies to personally provide insight on my petition," he said in a series of tweets earlier today,"
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