• Alleged $25,000 bribe-for- signature: Reps probe Dogara

    Alleged $25,000 bribe-for- signature: Reps probe Dogara

    One of the leaders of the Transparency Group in the House of Representatives,  Abubakar Chika (Niger-APC) said the group  is investigating the allegation that members were handed $25,000 to sign up for a vote of confidence on Speaker Yakubu Dogara.

    Former chairman of the House Committee on Appropriations, Abdulmumin Jibrin had accused lawmakers of collecting the said sum to sign a register in the Speaker’s Asokoro residence.

    He alleged that two lawmakers, Jagaba Adams Jagaba (Kaduna -APC), Zakari Mohammed (Kwara-APC) and the […]