• Budget padding: Rep accuses Jibrin of allocating N4.8bn to himself

    Budget padding: Rep accuses Jibrin of allocating N4.8bn to himself

    A member of House of Representatives, representing Michika and Madagali Federal Constituency of Adamawa State, Adamu Kamale, has accused the former chairman of the Appropriation Committee, Abdulmumin Jibrin, of illegally allocated N4.8 billion to himself in the budget.

    Kamale told journalists yesterday in Yola that members of the House, on discovering the illegal allocation, moved against Jibrin’s action and removed him as chairman of the committee for placing his interest above the national interest.

    On allegation that Speaker Yakubu Dogara and three […]