• Jibrin reveals how lawmakers stole N500b from N1.2 trillion 10-years allocation

    Jibrin reveals how lawmakers stole N500b from N1.2 trillion 10-years allocation

    Federal lawmakers allegedly stole N500 billion from N1.27 trillion allocated to the National Assembly (NASS) in 10 years, former House of Chairman Committeeon Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin has said.

    According to him, N500b was moved into private pockets in the name of Running cost, which was not part of the monthly salary of the lawmakers.

    Jibrin, who was on suspension said the alleged fraud perpetuated by the lawmakers was made possible because NASS allocation is a first line charge in the budget, which […]

  • Abdulmumin Jibrin, suspended Nigerian Lawmaker, celebrates wife on birthday and their wedding anniversary

    Abdulmumin Jibrin, suspended Nigerian Lawmaker, celebrates wife on birthday and their wedding anniversary

    It’s a double celebration today for Abdulmumin Jibrin and his wife, Maryam Augie. Not only is Maryam celebrating her birthday, but they are celebrating their wedding anniversary. Jibrin shared a message of love to his partner via social media.

    He wrote: “My love, every 24th Nov is a double celebration for you and us-your birthday and our wedding anniversary. Happy wedding anniversary!!! It may sound difficult to believe but hardly has any day pass without us sharing a big laughter…

    As I […]

  • Abdulmumin Jibrin Reveals How Lawmakers Allegedly Loot The Treasury Under The Guise Of “Running Cost”

    Abdulmumin Jibrin Reveals How Lawmakers Allegedly Loot The Treasury Under The Guise Of “Running Cost”

    He made this new allegations in his independence message to Nigerians which he shared on his Facebook wall today

    ‘I will celebrate the 56th independence of Nigeria by further exposing systemic corruption using running cost/allowances of the House of Representatives. The amount (about 10 million naira) received monthly at present by members is the least since the regime of this fraud called running cost started.

    At various time in the past Hon Members have received between about 10 to 20 million naira […]

  • National Assembly staff seal Abdulmumin Jibrin’s office ( PHOTOS)

    National Assembly staff seal Abdulmumin Jibrin’s office ( PHOTOS)

    National Assembly staff and security operatives today sealed off the office of sacked chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin, who was suspended for 180 sitting days and also barred him from positions of authority in the House till the end of the 8th assembly.

    Jibrin was suspended following his refusal to appear before the House of Representatives Committee on Ethics and privileges to address the allegations of budget padding he leveled against the Speaker and 13 […]

  • Jibrin hires Falana to sue House of Reps

    Jibrin hires Falana to sue House of Reps

    The House of Representatives member and former chairman of the Appropriations Committee, Abdulmumin Jibrin, has taken to social media to dismiss his suspension on Wednesday as ridiculous, unfounded, ‘which cannot stand anywhere’.

    The member representing Bebeji/Kiru Federal Constituency of Kano state, in series of tweets Wednesday night, the internet savvy Rep member said he would challenge the suspension in court.

    Jibrin said he has already briefed Femi Falana, the popular human rights lawyer and senior advocate to file a case of contempt […]

  • BREAKING: Budget scandal: Reps suspend Jibrin for 180 days

    BREAKING: Budget scandal: Reps suspend Jibrin for 180 days

    The House of Representatives on Wednesday suspended the former Chairman of Appropriation Committee, Hon. Abdulmumini Jibrin for a period of 180 legislative sitting days.

    The House also barred Jibrin from holding positions of responsibility till the end of the 8th Assembly.

    This was contained in a report submitted by the Committee on Ethics and Privileges through its Chairman, Hon. Ossai Nicholas Ossai, which was consequently adopted by the voice votes of the House.

    The Committee had been asked to looked into the breach […]

  • Drug test has vindicated me, says Jibrin

    Drug test has vindicated me, says Jibrin

    Former chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin, yesterday, said he subjected himself to a drug and alcohol test to rebuff allegations that he was acting under influence in his recent actions.

    Jibrin, who made the disclosure on twitter, yesterday, said that he subjected himself to a test Pathcare Laboratories Abuja and has decided to undergo a similar test at the National Hospital Abuja.

    Jibrin, in a series of tweets, also rebuffed claims that he had undergone trial […]

  • Jibrin says he ready to go to jail over budget padding saga

    Jibrin says he ready to go to jail over budget padding saga

    Former chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin, has said he was ready to go to jail if the corruption allegations he raised against Speaker Yakubu Dogara and three others were found to be false.

    Jibrin has continued to urge his colleagues to push for the impeachment of Dogara.

    Speaking at the weekend, Jibrin told journalists in Abuja that he stood by his allegations.

    He said his press conference was to show evidence of all the allegations, adding that […]

  • Abdulmumin Jibrin Mocks Dogara, Shares Throwback Photo of Them Together

    Abdulmumin Jibrin Mocks Dogara, Shares Throwback Photo of Them Together

    Abdulmumin Jibrin has taken to Facebook to add more controversy to the ongoing allegations he leveled against Speaker Dogara after he posted this throwback photo.

    Embattled former chairman of Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin has courted controversy after sharing throwback photo of him and Speaker Yakubu Dogara as he taunts him on social media.

    Jibrin who has been in a serious battle with Dogara after he accused him of padding the budget took to his Facebook to share the photo with the […]

  • Abdulmumin Jibrin and his wife go on dinner date (Photo)

    Abdulmumin Jibrin and his wife go on dinner date (Photo)

    Embattled Abdulmumin Jibrin, shared the photo below yesterday night and wrote “Dinner then a peaceful night drive❤️…make I enjoy small before I go deal with those shameless thieves…😛”.

    Embattled Abdulmumin Jibrin, shared the photo above yesterday night and wrote “Dinner then a peaceful night drive❤️…make I enjoy small before I go deal with those shameless

  • Budget: Reps plot Jibrin’s suspension as House resumes

    Budget: Reps plot Jibrin’s suspension as House resumes

    The real fireworks between the sacked chairman of the House of Representatives committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin, and the leadership of the House over alleged padding of the 2016 budget  are about to start.

    The Green Chamber which proceeded on recess in July soon after Jibrin spilled the beans on the issue is scheduled to resume on Tuesday, September 20 with the House leadership poised to send Jibrin on suspension.

    The sacked committee chairman yesterday issued a last minute rally call to […]